Maine Legislature

Maine Lawmakers OK $149.5M Education, Roads bonds
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A $149.5 million state borrowing plan for Maine's roads, bridges and education facilities is one step closer to being placed on the November ballot.
The Democratic-controlled Legislature gave final approval to the five-bill bond package proposal Thursday during a spec…
New Bill Would Allow Homegrown Marijuana and Hemp in Maine
With a similar bill being considered in Washington, a group of 35 Maine lawmakers is co-sponsoring a bill to regulate marijuana like alcohol on the state level.  LD 1229, an “Act to Tax and Regulate Marijuana,” would make the private possession and home growing of sm…