Congresswoman Chellie Pingree

Representing the 1st District of Maine

Press Releases

Feb 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine), a long-time organic farmer and advocate for sustainable agriculture, has led a letter to U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Gottlieb urging him to provide guidance on lawful pathways for food products containing hemp-derived CBD in interstate commerce.

Feb 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) released this statement on President Trump declaring an unlawful national emergency:

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) issued the following statement regarding the announcement by the White House that President Trump will declare a national emergency to fulfill a broken campaign promise:

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-Maine)—a member of the House Appropriations Committee—voted tonight in support of a package of seven bipartisan, bicameral appropriations bills to support programs important to Mainers and keep the government open through September 30th, the rest of the fiscal year. The package passed the House 300-128.
 

Feb 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-ME) re-introduced H.R. 1221, the “Agriculture Research Integrity Act,” today to prevent the relocation, politicization, and weakening of federal agriculture research agencies. The bill is cosponsored by Reps. Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (D-GA), Salud Carbajal (D-CA), Henry Cuellar (D-TX), Rosa L. DeLauro (D-CT), Marcia L.

Feb 7, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan Bill Expands Trauma Counseling, Care to More Survivors of MST

Feb 5, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-ME) released the following statement on President Trump’s State of the Union address tonight. 

Feb 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswomen Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) and Rosa DeLauro (D-Connectitut) wrote to the U.S.

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