4.5 Legislative Update

Maine Democrats Pass $8.3 Billion Two-Year Budget Democrats in the Maine Legislature used their majority status to pass an $8.3 billion two-year state budget Tuesday. Democrats hold majorities in the House and Senate and used that electoral strength to pass what they...

Federal Public Comment Period Open to Remove the Federal Reformulated Gasoline (RFG) Requirements for York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Androscoggin, Kennebec, Knox and Lincoln Counties

A Proposed Rule by the Environmental Protection Agency on 03/25/2021 https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2021-03-25/pdf/2021-05939.pdf The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to approve a State Implementation Plan (SIP) revision submitted by the...

Legislative Update

Earlier in the week, Democrats in the Maine Legislature indicated they will likely advance a majority budget. A press release issued Monday by the presiding officers of the Maine Legislature and co-chairs of the Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee states...