Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The state’s delegation makes sure federal decision makers know the benefits of and support behind UMaine’s deep-water venture.
Susan Collins was a co-sponsor of the bill, while Angus King supported a competing but less-sweeping measure.
The head of an Aroostook County charity gives senators a disturbingly close view of the problem.
International security, trade, fuel prices and more are at stake.
The study, which still requires Senate approval, would determine whether the river should be designated for inclusion in the National Wild and Scenic Rivers program.
Both senators and both representatives call for caution in the U.S. response to Russia’s military involvement.
The National Park Service also reports that the 16-day closure reduced visitation during peak foliage season last October by two-thirds.
The Maine senator delivers George Washington’s 'Farewell Address' in the Senate chamber.
Under the latest guidelines, WIC participants will receive 30 percent more money to buy fresh fruits and vegetables – but not spuds.