Press Releases

June 4, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) and 11 of his colleagues introduced the bipartisan Great American Outdoors Act in the House of Representatives today.

June 4, 2020 Press Release

LEWISTON — Ahead of President Trump’s arrival in Maine tomorrow to visit Puritan Medical Products and hold a roundtable with representatives of Maine’s fishing industry, Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) released the following statement: 

June 1, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) released the following statement:

May 29, 2020 Press Release
Legislation extends period to spend PPP funds and increases flexibility for businesses

WASHINGTON — Following Congressman Jared Golden’s (ME-02) efforts over the past two months to improve the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for small businesses that had struggled with the relief program, the House passed the bipartisan PPP Flexibility Act yesterday. 

May 27, 2020 Press Release
Maine nonprofits: DOL guidance could “permanently close our doors”

WASHINGTON — Maine’s congressional delegation took action this week to protect nonprofits — which employ one in every six workers in the state — from federal guidance that would lead to hundreds of thousands of dollars in unexpected, upfront costs for many nonprofit organizations. In a letter to U.S.

May 15, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) released the following statement announcing his decision to vote against H.R. 6800, the Heroes Act:

May 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — As more veterans in rural Maine seek routine VA care online or by phone due to COVID-19, Maine’s congressional delegation wrote to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today in an effort to improve telehealth services. In their letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, Congressman J