Maine Congressional Delegation Introduces Legislation to Address Acadia National Park Boundary Issues

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King, and U.S. Representatives Jared Golden and Chellie Pingree today announced they have introduced companion legislation in both the Senate and the House that would help address the concerns of communities near Acadia National Park (ANP) about boundary issues and the use of intertidal zones by harvesters of clams and worms.


Senators Collins, King Announce Nearly $500,000 Awarded to Jackson Lab for Diabetes, Endocrinology, & Metabolic Research

Washington, D.C.  – U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Angus King (I-ME) announced that The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) in Bar Harbor has received $436,249 from the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) for diabetes, endocrinology, and metabolic research.  This funding was awarded through DHHS’ National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK).  Senator Collins is the founder and co-chair of the Senate Diabetes Caucus and the Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee.