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Michaud Calling for State to Cut Heating Oil Usage in Half

Michaud Calling for State to Cut Heating Oil Usage in Half

| April 22, 2014

YARMOUTH, Maine (AP) – Maine Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud is calling for the state to cut heating oil usage in half with a plan that involves mandatory energy ratings for new homes and initiatives to promote wind power and solar panels. The Democratic congressman detailed his energy policy on Tuesday at a news conference […]

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Maine Delegation Meet with Great Northern Representatives

Maine Delegation Meet with Great Northern Representatives

| February 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King and Representative Mike Michaud issued the following statement Wednesday after a meeting in the U.S. Capitol with representatives from Cate Street and Great Northern Paper: “We had a productive meeting with the leadership of Cate Street and Great Northern Paper in which they stated that […]

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Reaction to Maine Gubernatorial Candidate Michael Michaud Announcement

Reaction to Maine Gubernatorial Candidate Michael Michaud Announcement

| November 6, 2013

Democratic Congressman Mike Michaud says NO REGRETS in coming out as a gay man. In an interview with WMTW-TV on Monday, the Maine gubernatorial candidate says the decision was freeing and truthful.  But also strategic with Mainers’ well being in mind. Michaud says “if I could bring attention to who I am as an individual […]

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Employees Union Backs Michaud for Governor

Employees Union Backs Michaud for Governor

| October 24, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The union representing Maine state workers is putting its support behind Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud for Maine governor. The Maine State Employees Association said on Thursday that Michaud’s advocacy for affordable health care among other things earned him their endorsement in the 2014 election. Michaud is running to unseat Republican […]

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LePage Attacked for Labor Comments

LePage Attacked for Labor Comments

| October 22, 2013

  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Gov. Paul LePage’s opponents are attacking him for saying about 47 percent of able-bodied Mainers don’t work. Eliot Culter, an Independent seeking to unseat LePage in 2014, called the remark “patently false and insulting.” Democratic Rep. Mike Michaud, also running in 2014, says Maine needs a governor to lift the […]

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