Press Releases

Sep 2, 2014

Michaud Announces New VA Pilot Program to Help Rural Maine Veterans

Rep. Mike Michaud, Ranking Member of the Veterans’ Affairs Committee, announced this morning that rural veterans in Maine will benefit from a new pilot program that is awarding a $2 million grant to the Maine Department of Labor.

Sep 1, 2014

Rep. Michaud to Tour Portsmouth Naval Shipyard with Vice President Biden

Rep. Michaud will tour Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery Wednesday morning with Vice President Joe Biden.

Sep 1, 2014

Southern Maine Labor Council Honors Mike Michaud with ‘Working Class Hero’ Award

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud was recognized by the Southern Maine Labor Council (SMLC) with their Working Class Hero Award today.

Sep 1, 2014

Rep. Michaud’s Labor Day Statement

Issues: Labor

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud offered the following statement today in commemoration of Labor Day.

Aug 27, 2014

Michaud Praises $800,000 EPA Investment for Brownfield Cleanups in Maine

Issues: Environment

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is praising an $800,000 investment from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Brownfield revolving loan fund to help address contaminated Brownfield sites in the state.

Aug 27, 2014

Michaud Announces Over $133,000 in Federal Funding to Old Town and Monroe Fire Departments

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud today announced more than $133,000 in federal funds to the Old Town Fire Rescue Department and the Monroe Fire Department.

Aug 26, 2014

Michaud Calls for Displaced Old Town Workers to Receive Trade Adjustment Assistance

Issues: Manufacturing

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud sent a letter to U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez today, urging the Secretary to extend Trade Adjustment Assistance to the 200 workers recently displaced at Old Town Fuel and Fiber.

Aug 20, 2014

Rep. Michaud Leads Bipartisan Call for VA to Improve Gulf War Vet Policies

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud led a bipartisan letter sent today to Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald, calling on the Secretary to strengthen a committee tasked with researching illnesses many Gulf War veterans experience.

Aug 20, 2014

Rep. Michaud Announces Nearly $56,000 Federal Grant to Bradley Volunteer Fire Department

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud announced this morning that the Bradley Volunteer Fire Department will receive nearly $56,000 in federal funding.

Aug 17, 2014

Michaud Statement on Freedom Salute for 133rd Engineer Battalion & 1035th Survey and Design Team

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is attending the Freedom Salute this morning for the Maine Army National Guard’s 133rd Engineer Battalion and 1035th Survey and Design Team.