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Congressman Bruce Poliquin

Representing the 2nd District of Maine

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November 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (R-ME) joined Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), along with Representatives Ryan Costello (R-PA), and Ann McLane Kuster (D-NH), to introduced bipartisan, comprehensive legislation to prevent and respond to sexual harassment in Congress.

November 13, 2017 Press Release
Pine Tree Legal Assistance at Togus is one of the clinics that provides legal services to our Veterans

WASHINGTON – Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02), a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, today announced efforts by the U.S.

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November 9, 2017 Press Release
The hearing is scheduled for Nov. 15

WASHINGTON – At the urgency of Congressman Bruce Poliquin, the House Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing on his and Congresswoman C

November 9, 2017 Press Release
Poliquin’s commonsense fix will help create new jobs and economic development in Old Town by removing an outdated land restriction

WASHINGTON – This morning, Congressman Bruce Poliquin’s (ME-02) bill to help create jobs and economic development in Old Town moved forward in the U.S. Senate.

November 8, 2017 Press Release
The legislation will ensure Veterans’ families buried at tribal cemeteries, such as in Aroostook County, are provided government headstones

WASHINGTON – Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02), a member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, has had his third bill pass the U.S. House of Representatives this year, with broad, bipartisan support.

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November 7, 2017 Press Release
The grant will help local communities carry out a range of development projects in Aroostook County

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02) announced a $100,000 grant awarded to Aroostook County to support a number of different rural development initiatives including public infrastructure development.

 

November 3, 2017 Press Release
The Washington Post highlights Poliquin as the only Republican cosponsor of a bill to overhaul Congress’ sexual harassment awareness training policies. He is also the lead Republican cosponsor of a similar bill

WASHINGTON – As reported by the Washington Post and

November 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – As the U.S. House of Representatives begins discussions on a first draft of a tax reform proposal this week, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02) released the following statement:

 

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October 31, 2017 Press Release
Poliquin questions if Togus Veterans Medical Center required emergency services from outside the facility, prompting the Congressman to call for answers about the facility’s readiness

WASHINGTON – After hearing reports that Togus Veterans Administration Medical Center lost power and needed emergency power to be brought in from outside the facility, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02), a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, is calling for answers.

 

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October 27, 2017 Press Release
Poliquin continues fighting against unfair trade and supporting Maine jobs and industry

WASHINGTON – At a hearing at the U.S. International Trade Commission, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (ME-02) strongly implored the Nation’s top trade officials to condemn illegal Chinese subsidies and trade practices that are hurting Maine wood products jobs and to level the playing field for American producers.

 

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