Congresswoman Chellie Pingree

Representing the 1st District of Maine

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Mar 4, 2015
Congresswoman Chellie Pingree strongly criticized a lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act (ACA) being heard in the U.S. Supreme Court today. Opponents of the law are trying to strike down a key provision that allows millions of Americans—including 67,000 people in Maine—to receive subsidies that make health care coverage affordable.
Mar 3, 2015
Congresswoman Pingree frustrated by a partisan spectacle that put funding in jeopardy for weeks.
Mar 3, 2015
“I took the opportunity to watch Mr. Netanyahu's speech to Congress today from my office with a group of constituents from Maine, and appreciated hearing the Prime Minister's passionate point of view. While I continue to support a strong U.S.-Israeli relationship, I don’t believe his speech happened at the right time or under the right conditions. ..."
Feb 27, 2015
Says over 1,500 employees in Maine would be affected by shutdown
Feb 27, 2015
FCC votes to regulate broadband Internet service as a utility
Feb 25, 2015
Harsh winter in Maine has highlighted need for Coast Guard, disaster preparedness
Feb 19, 2015
Had pushed company to end strike, visited picket line several times
Feb 12, 2015

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree voted against a bill that would rush through permitting of the controversial Keystone pipeline.

Feb 6, 2015

Tomorrow, February 7, will mark one year since President Obama signed the 2014 Farm Bill. Today, Congresswoman Chellie Pingree celebrated the many ways the bill has expanded opportunities for Maine farmers over the last year, thanks to several reforms she introduced that were incorporated into the final bill.

Feb 4, 2015

A special commission set up by the Maine Legislature has released a report on the threat of ocean acidification in Maine waters, and, like a bill introduced by Congresswoman Chellie Pingree last spring, called for research and study into the problem.

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