July 11, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, I believe leadership means putting the needs of the people you serve above yourself and above your party. Too often, leaders in Washington choose to play political games rather than pass meaningful legislation
July 11, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, Earlier this month, Congress tried to give itself a pay raise. I don’t think Congress deserves a raise, so I led a bipartisan group of 20 colleagues to block the pay increase. To ensure you continue to receive these updates, subscribe to our newsletter here if you haven’t already.
June 17, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, It’s no secret that the chaos and party politics in Washington doesn’t work. So many members of Congress are focused on partisan fights instead of serving their constituents. I told you I would put you before politics and that’s why I have focused not on the dysfunctional political posturing in Washington but instead on traveling the district to meet my constituents and hear from you directly.
June 10, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, Since January, I’ve been traveling throughout the district to hear directly from Mainers about the issues that matter to them. Last week, my five-county swing through the Second District took me to Milo, where I had the opportunity to tour the Old Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Yard and talk with the folks who work there.
May 21, 2019 Newsletters
Friends, Our country is facing its fair share of problems right now. Health care costs are too high, wages aren’t keeping up with the cost of living, and our political system seems hellbent on pitting us against each other.
May 10, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, Loggers have been cutting timber in Maine for a couple hundred years now; there’s a reason they call it a heritage industry. Logging is a keystone in our state’s culture and economy, and I’d like that to continue for another 200 years.
May 3, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, At the grocery store, many Mainers are seeing more and more alternatives to classic staples: plant-based ‘meat,’ ‘milk’ from nuts or beans, and ‘fish’ that never touched water. Some shoppers prefer these products, but others don’t know what they’re buying.
April 9, 2019 Newsletters
Friend, It’s an honor to serve you in Congress. As your representative, it’s my job to listen and do the best job that I can for Mainers like you. We’re working hard to deliver results for our state in Congress, but we’re also focused on helping individual folks every day.
April 3, 2019 Newsletters
Friends, It’s an honor to represent you in Congress. This newsletter is an opportunity to keep you up to date with what I’m working on in Washington, what I’m up to in Maine, and to get your feedback on issues important to our state.