Press Releases

June 25, 2021 Press Release
Golden: “If it’s not a commitment to go back up to three [ships], then I think it’s not resourcing the ship that the two senators and I are asking about, and it would represent a broken contract.”
June 25, 2021 Press Release
Forest products company president testifies about red tape facing rural small businesses
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June 25, 2021 Press Release
With Social Security Administration offices closed to most in-person services, some Mainers cannot access services or are forced to drop off or mail original copies of birth certificates, passports, and driver’s licenses

WASHINGTON — To address concerns brought to his attention by many of his constituents, Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) called on the Social Security Administration (SSA) to resume in-person services at their six field offices in Maine. Since March 2020, SSA has closed its field offices to nearly all visitors due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

June 24, 2021 Press Release
Legislation would partner with local organizations, law enforcement agencies to address gun safety without infringing on 2nd Amendment rights

Golden’s bill has support from Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine, Former State Chief of Police Craig Poulin, Maine law enforcement groups, and the Nat’l Shooting Sports Foundation

June 23, 2021 Press Release
Bill would create a memorial for post-9/11 fallen servicemembers on the national mall
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June 17, 2021 Press Release
Following bipartisan efforts led by Golden earlier this year, House votes to repeal 2002 AUMF used to justify Iraq war

WASHINGTON — After voting to pass a repeal of the 2002 Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) through the House today, Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) called on his colleagues to continue to push for Congress to assert its Constitutional authority over war powers.

June 16, 2021 Press Release
Navy officials’ stated goals for fleet capabilities over the next five years don’t align with the decision to cut DDG-51 Destroyers in president’s budget request
June 10, 2021 Press Release
With vaccinations proving effective on both sides of the border, members urge opening border to help struggling border businesses, allow families to reunite, and promote tourism

WASHINGTON —  Today, Reps. Chellie Pingree (ME-01) and Jared Golden (ME-02) joined a group of members of Congress from New England border states urging Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to safely reopen the U.S.-Canadian border. 

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June 9, 2021 Press Release
Group of 29 Democrats & 29 Republicans agrees on $1.25 trillion framework for highways, bridges, broadband expansion, freight and passenger rail, clean energy, and more

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) and his colleagues in the Problem Solvers Caucus unveiled today the framework for a $1.25 trillion infrastructure deal that could win support from both parties.

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June 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Angus King (I-ME), Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (ME-01), and Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) announced today that Bath Iron Works has been awarded an additional $55,118,975 from the U.S. Navy under a previously awarded contract to perform lead yard services on the DDG-51 class Guided Missile Destroyer program. 

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