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is published weekly during the legislative session and monthly during the off-session.

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January 12, 2017
  • Governor LePage releases Part I of biennial budget and tax policy proposal
  • 128th Legislature releases list of bill titles
  • President's Message: "It's welcome and straight to work for our new legislature..."
  • A message from Sen. Michael Thibodeau, President of the Maine State Senate
  • A message from Rep. Sara Gideon, Speaker of the Maine House of Representatives
  • A message from the Senate Democrats, Sen. Troy Jackson and Sen. Nate Libby
  • Public Hearings
  • Digest of New Legislation
  • Joint Standing Committees of the 128th Legislature
  • Meet the Maine State Chamber Team
  • New minimum wage and overtime-exempt minimum salary took effect in Maine on January 7
  • What Maine employers need to know about marijuana legalization
  • Jobs for America's Graduates honors L.L. Bean and the John T. Gorman Foundation with the National Education Leadership Award
  • E3 Tech Council's Winter 2017 Energy Events
  • Movers & Shakers: A decade of advocacy for Wells and its businesses
  • Workplace Wellness: Manage Stress to Protect Your Health
  • Employers looking to hire should attend upcoming career fairs
  • Maine's Path of Legislation
  • 2017 Business Day at the Statehouse: Thursday, May 11; 8:00 a.m. to Noon; Statehouse Hall of Flags
        ...and much more.