Press Releases

Sep 18, 2014

Federal Grants Bolster Renewable Energy & Efficiency Projects in Maine

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud announced $190,000 in federal grants today from the USDA that will support a number of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in Maine.

Sep 17, 2014

Michaud Responds to Veterans’ Affairs Committee Hearing on Phoenix OIG Report

The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs held a comprehensive hearing today examining the VA’s OIG report into the systemic failures in Phoenix.

Sep 17, 2014

Michaud Statement on House Vote to Train Syrian Rebels in Fight against ISIS

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud issued the following statement this afternoon regarding the House’s vote to arm and train Syrian rebels with the intent to fight ISIS.

Sep 17, 2014

Michaud Signs Discharge Petition to Advance LGBT Workplace Protections Bill

Rep. Mike Michaud is advocating for a vote on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, a bill that would protect hardworking Americans from discrimination in the workplace based on nothing more than sexual orientation or gender identity.

Sep 17, 2014

Michaud Announces More Than $560,000 in Federal Funds to Bangor & Dover-Foxcroft Fire Departments

Rep. Mike Michaud announced this morning grants of more than $560,000 to the Bangor and Dover-Foxcroft Fire Departments.

Sep 16, 2014

Michaud Praises Northern Border Regional Commission’s $1.2 Million Investment in Maine

Maine is receiving more than $1.2 million from the Northern Border Regional Commission – which was created by legislation Michaud authored with the aim of rejuvenating some of the most economically distressed areas in New England.

Sep 16, 2014

Michaud Calls on President Obama to Move toward National Veterans Strategy

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, Ranking Member on the Veterans’ Affairs Committee, called on President Obama today to convene a working group around the formation of a National Veterans Strategy.

Sep 15, 2014

Michaud Praises Federal Grant Bolstering Computer Science Education in Maine High Schools

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is praising a nearly $500,000 federal grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to the Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance.

Sep 12, 2014

Rep. Michaud Statement on the 20th Anniversary of AmeriCorps

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud offered the following statement today in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the swearing-in of the first class of AmeriCorps.

Sep 11, 2014

Michaud Discusses His Principles for VA Reform with Secretary McDonald

Rep. Mike Michaud met this morning with Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald to discuss reforms that will improve the delivery of services and benefits to veterans and their families.