The backlog of VA cases is unacceptable. Veterans shouldn't have to wait so long for the benefits they need and have earned.Maine veterans suffer hardships because of backlog of benefits casesbangordailynews.comAUGUSTA, Maine — ‘Delay, deny, until I die.’ That’s something[…]
Attended a meeting with top officials at the White House today to talk about the issue of military sexual assault. Sexual assault is criminal behavior that isn't tolerated in the civilian world and shouldn't be tolerated in the military—I think[…]
I spoke out against a bill today that threatens overtime pay by allowing employers to replace it with comp time. In these hard times, we should be supporting our working families, not making it harder for them to make ends[…]
Very proud of one the interns in my Portland Office, who fled religious persecution in Iran, became a U.S. citizen, and has now earned her master's degree in social work at USM. She will be giving a commencement address at[…]
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. As warm weather calls us out to explore Maine on the roads, it's a good reminder to keep an eye out for riders and share the road. Share to help get the word out.
chelliepingree: Roya fled Iran when denied education b/c of her faith. Signed H.Res109 to honor her and all persecuted Baha'i http://t.co/WONvgaQ6Bt
Congresswoman Chellie Pingree attends the ribbon cutting of three wind turbines on Vinalhaven Island on November 17. The turbines will generate power for residents of Vinalhaven Island and North Haven Island, of which Chellie is one.Location: Vinalhaven Island, MaineDate: Nov[…]