Press Releases

Oct 17, 2014

Michaud Statement on Ongoing Efforts to Combat Ebola Globally

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud issued the following statement this afternoon regarding the ongoing efforts to combat the deadly Ebola virus around the globe.

Oct 16, 2014

Reps. Mike Michaud and Chellie Pingree Statement on Fairpoint Strike

Issues: Labor

Representatives Mike Michaud and Chellie Pingree issued the following statements on the labor dispute between North Carolina-based Fairpoint Communications and thousands of northern New England workers.

Oct 16, 2014

Michaud Celebrates Opening of New C&L Aerospace Paint Hangar in Bangor

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is celebrating the opening of C&L Aerospace’s new 17,000 square-foot painting hangar at Bangor International Airport this morning.

Oct 15, 2014

Michaud Statement on Joy O’Brien’s Passing

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud issued the following statement this evening regarding the passing of the Hon. Joy O’Brien, Assistant Secretary of the Maine Senate.

Oct 15, 2014

Maine Receives $35 Million in Federal Funds to Help Families with Energy Costs

Issues: Energy, Environment

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is praising an announcement from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that Maine will receive more than $35 million in federal funding from the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

Oct 9, 2014

Michaud Praises DOT Order Re-Affirming Air Service for Augusta & Rockland to Boston

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is praising the Department of Transportation’s decision to continue subsidized air service to Boston from both Augusta and Rockland via Cape Air.

Oct 9, 2014

Michaud Receives 100% on National LGBT Equality Congressional Scorecard

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud has received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Congressional Scorecard for the 113th Congress.

Oct 7, 2014

Army Tells Michaud, Pingree Military Funeral Honors Program Will Continue

Representatives Mike Michaud and Chellie Pingree said that Army officials contacted them today to assure them that funding for honor guards at the funerals of veterans in Maine and around the country will continue throughout the fiscal year that began October 1st.

Oct 2, 2014

Michaud Announces New Funding for Maine’s Rural Veterans

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, Ranking Member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, announced this afternoon a new federal grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs to assist rural Maine veterans.

Oct 2, 2014

Amid Challenging Times, Michaud Highlights Recent Economic Successes in Aroostook County

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is highlighting a series of economic success stories in Aroostook County as examples of formulas for protecting and strengthening Maine’s industrial communities.