Congresswoman Chellie Pingree

Representing the 1st District of Maine

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Jul 30, 2015

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree released the following statement today after it was announced that President Obama would nominate former Maine Congressman Mike Michaud to be U.S. Department of Labor Assistant Secretary for Veterans’ Employment and Training. 

Jul 23, 2015
Congresswoman Pingree says bill takes away consumers right-to-know, introduces amendment to strike theworst parts of the bill
Jul 22, 2015
Anti-consumer bill up for vote this week would undermine GMO labeling laws in Maine and other states
Jul 14, 2015

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree issued the following statement about an agreement to limit Iran's nuclear program that was announced today in Vienna.

Jul 10, 2015
Bill accelerates new treatments for diseases and brings further attention to tick-borne illnesses
Jul 9, 2015
Last-minute amendment to allow sale of flags at parks passed on voice vote, Pingree and colleagues forced second vote on issue today
Jul 8, 2015
Bill will protect chicken farmers, keep Chinese poultry out of school lunches and fund key programs to help local and organic farmers
Jun 26, 2015
"This is a beautiful day for millions of loving, committed couples across the country. In dozens of states there are couples that share homes, raise children and remain committed to each other through good times and bad, but have been denied the basic right of getting married to each other. Today that changed and same sex couples in every state will have the same rights they enjoy in Maine and the other states that have legalized same-sex marriage."
Jun 25, 2015

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree said that the U.S. Supreme Court today made the right decision in upholding a key provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 

Jun 24, 2015

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree opposed a bill in Congress today that would dramatically undercut the EPA's ability to reduce greenhouse gas pollution from power plants.

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