Archive for February, 2016

It’s a good thing we get an extra day this year because 2016 has already been jam-packed. In this edition of our e-news, we’ll share some of what we’ve been working on during the legislative session so far, we’ll provide ways you can help raise awareness about the importance of the federal courts, and much […]

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Having access to the full range of health care women need throughout our lives includes preventative and routine dental care. But too many people in our state can’t access this important care. It’s an especially challenging issue for people living in rural Maine, those without transportation, and those who lack mobility—such as the elderly and […]

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Today we’re celebrating the 23rd anniversary of the Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA). Since it was signed into law, workers have used it more than 200 million times to take unpaid time off when a baby is born, to recover from surgery, to care for an ill spouse, and help aging parents. FMLA was […]

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