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October 20, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Maine’s Congressional Delegation and Governor Janet Mills welcomed the announcement today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has made farmers throughout Maine eligible for disaster relief assistance due to the drought. 

October 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — To help protect Maine loggers and logging businesses, today Representative Jared Golden (ME-02), Representative Chellie Pingree (ME-01), and Representative David Rouzer (NC-07) led a group of 15 bipartisan members of Congress to call on the U.S.

October 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) announced today his cosponsorship of a resolution that would effectively halt an Executive Order that temporarily deferred the collection of payroll taxes. Since payroll taxes help fund Social Security, the order could also do lasting damage to the Social Security system. 

October 6, 2020 Press Release

LEWISTON — Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) released a statement following the president’s announcement that he is withdrawing the administration from COVID-19 relief negotiations, effectively halting progress towards a deal: 

October 5, 2020 Press Release

Maine Fraternal Order of Police: “The Protect and Serve Act… is exactly what’s needed by today’s law enforcement officers.” 

October 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) released a statement today following his vote against the updated HEROES Act late last night. 

September 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) led a bipartisan, bicameral group of lawmakers to call on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Conference Committee leadership to preserve language from his Gold Star Families Park Pass Act in the FY21 NDAA.

September 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives passed an amendment to the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act yesterday offered by Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) to support Maine loggers and the biomass industry and promote Maine’s role in the renewable energy economy. 

September 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Representatives Jared Golden (ME-02), Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Kathleen Rice (NY-04), and Anthony Gonzalez (OH-16) led a group of 34 mem

September 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Following reports of serious delivery delays for Mainers’ prescription medications, important documents, and other critical mail, Congressman Jared Golden (ME-02) and Congressman Anthony Gonzalez (OH-16) have introduced the Postal Service Emergency Assistance Act in