While senators grill the acting chief of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, House Republicans release a report saying the agency should have discovered GM’s faulty ignition switches as far back as 2007.
LD 156 - An Amendment to the Constitution of Maine Concerning Early Voting and Voting by Absentee Ballot
This bill, sponsored by Rep. Michael Shaw, D-Standish, would change the Maine Constitution by directing the Legislature to create a system for allowing in-person voting before Election Day. As a constitutional amendment, it requires a two-thirds vote by both houses of the Legislature and a majority vote by Maine residents in a referendum in November.
Maine Senate passes early voting measure, but support still not enough to send to voters
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Motion to accept the "ought to pass as amended" report:
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