Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that the Senate unanimously passed a resolution designating Saturday, December 16, 2017 as “Wreaths Across America Day.” On December 16th, a convoy of volunteers is scheduled to arrive at Arlington National Cemetery to lay Maine-made balsam wreaths at the grave site of American veterans interred there.
Washington, D.C. - Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) today introduced legislation with Senators Edward J. Markey (D-MA) Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) to authorize the recently-released United States Postal Service Alzheimer’s research stamp for an additional six years, providing more time to raise additional Alzheimer’s research funds for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Representatives Elijah Cummings (MD-07) and Maxine Waters (CA-43) introduced companion legislation in the House of Representatives earlier this year.
Retailers, consumers and state will benefit from tax reform bill
By: Curtis Picard, president and CEO of the Augusta-based Retail Association of Maine
December 6, 2017 -- Skowhegan, Maine -- New Balance released a statement today commending U.S. Senator Susan Collins on her support for comprehensive tax reform which will enhance the ability of the company to grow and create additional jobs in key U.S. regions like Maine.
New Balance currently has five manufacturing facilities in New England. The facilities in Maine are located in Skowhegan, Norridgewock, and Norway and employ approximately 900 people.