Search Form
First, enter a politician or zip code
Now, choose a category

Angus King, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Jr, Independent
Date Title
Feb. 15, 2017 Collins, King, Pingree and Poliquin Applaud ITC's Unanimous Final Decision, Ruling in Favor of Auburn Manufacturing and Against Illegal Chinese Trade
Feb. 14, 2017 Maria Pagan, Acting United States Trade Ambassador - Maine Delegation Urges U.S. Trade Representative to Ensure Canada is Adhering to Trade Rules and to Guard Against Potentially Illegal and Harmful Subsidies
Feb. 8, 2017 Letter to Mr. Spencer Williamson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Kaléo Pharmaceuticals - Concern That Kaléo Dramatically Increased the Cost of its Naloxone Injector Device
Feb. 8, 2017 Collins, King Welcome Sappi Fine North America Announcement of $165 million Investment in its Somerset Mill in Skowhegan
Jan. 31, 2017 Letter to the President - Urging to Include Broadband in any Infrastructure Initiative
Jan. 13, 2017 Collins, King, Poliquin Applaud Purchase of Former Millinocket Mill
Jan. 9, 2017 Collins, King Announce $200,000 EPA Grant for Eastern Maine Development Corporation in Bucksport
Dec. 23, 2016 President Signs Into Law Athletic Footwear Provision Championed by King & Maine Congressional Delegation
Dec. 19, 2016 Manufacturing Bill Cosponsored by Collins, King Set To Become Law
Dec. 6, 2016 Collins, King Welcome Tariff Announcement to Protect Maine Papermaking Jobs
Dec. 6, 2016 King Joins Bipartisan Effort to Attract Experienced Entrepreneurs, Innovators to Public Service
Nov. 30, 2016 Letter to Andrew Gilvray, Executive Secretary of the Foreign-Trade Zone Board - Regarding Flemish Master Weavers' Appeal to the Foreign Trade Zone Board
Nov. 16, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Lengthen the Implementation Timeline for the Department of Labor's New Overtime Rule
Nov. 11, 2016 Senators Collins and King and Representative Poliquin Applaud Twin Rivers' Announcement
Nov. 1, 2016 During Tour of Somerset County Businesses, King Highlights Positive Momentum in Maine Manufacturing
Sept. 22, 2016 Letter to Roy A. Vallee, Chairman of the Board, Federal Reserve Bank of San Fransisco - Requesting John Stumpf not be Reinstated on the Federal Advisory Council
Aug. 31, 2016 King Celebrates Grand Opening of St. Croix Tissue as "A Great Day" for Maine
July 29, 2016 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Call on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to Protect U.S. Dairy Farmers from the Dairy Industry Financial Crisis
July 29, 2016 King, Collins, & Poliquin Announce Economic Development Assessment Team Deployment Dates and $7.7 Million Federal Investment to Help Grow Maine's Economy
July 19, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Chuck Rosenberg, Acting Administrator, United States Drug Enforcement Administration - Calling for Stricter Limits on Opioid Pills
July 14, 2016 King-Backed Waterfront Revitalization Legislation Passes Senate
June 1, 2016 King Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Accelerate Research, Development of Wood Building Construction in United States
May 25, 2016 Senators Collins, King Introduce Legislation to Allow Transit Stops on Flights to and From Cuba
May 23, 2016 Senators Collins & King Announce That Bath Iron Works Will Build the Navy's First Flight Iii Destroyer
May 20, 2016 Collins, King Congratulate Bath Iron Works on Delivery of USS Zumwalt to Navy
May 17, 2016 Collins, King Announce More Than $380,000 in USDA Grants to Support Maine Wood Products Industry
May 17, 2016 Senators Collins, King Announce More Than $1 Million for Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
May 12, 2016 King Successfully Secures Provision in NDAA Requiring Defense Department to Comply with Berry Amendment for Athletic Footwear
May 3, 2016 Collins, King Announce $15 Million Contract for Biddeford Firm for Work on Navy Facilities in Maine and Across New England
April 29, 2016 FAA Reauthorization Will Make Air Travel Safer, More Convenient in America
April 27, 2016 Senators Collins, King Introduce the Buy American Act of 2016
April 15, 2016 Obama Administration Responds to Maine Congressional Delegation about Lobster Exports to Europe
April 14, 2016 Collins, King, Pingree, Poliquin Announce USDA Approval of $13 Million in Bonus Buy of Maine Wild Blueberries After Delegation's Request
April 12, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Howard Shelanski, Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget - Urging Administration to Consider Impact of Overtime Regulations on Maine Businesses
April 8, 2016 Cheers to Maine Craft Brewers
April 6, 2016 Collins, King, Ayotte, Shaheen Introduce Legislation to Ensure Shipyard Workers Are Fully Reimbursed for Long-term Travel for Maintenance
April 4, 2016 Legislation Backed by Collins, King to Protect Trade Secrets Passes Senate
April 1, 2016 King Applauds Maine's Small Brewers at New England Craft Brew Summit
March 31, 2016 Collins, King Announce Grant Opportunity for Business Development Projects in Rural Maine
March 30, 2016 Commerce Secretary Tells King that Department is Committed to Assisting Maine's Rural Communities in Wake of Mill Closures
March 28, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John Kerry, Secretary, Department of State, Honorable Michael Froman, Office of the United States Trade Representation, Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Protect European imports of Maine lobsters
March 24, 2016 King, Pingree Welcome Agreement Returning Ferry Service to Portland as Big Win for Maine
March 17, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Thomas Perez, Secretary, US Department of Labor - Trade Adjustment Assistance for Madison Paper Workers
Oct. 27, 2015 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor - Speed Up the Prevailing Wage Certification Process for H-2B Seasonal Workers Visas
Oct. 2, 2015 King, Steve Case Showcase Maine's Startup Community During Rise of the Rest Tour in Portland
Sept. 25, 2015 King Cuts Ribbon to Officially Open Manufacturing Facility in Lewiston
Sept. 24, 2015 Collins, King Announce $73,000 Small Business Grant for Community-Based Organization in Bangor
Sept. 22, 2015 Hire More Heroes Act of 2015
Sept. 15, 2015 Collins, King Statement on GE Announcement
Sept. 11, 2015 King, Ayotte Anticipate Bright Future for New England Manufacturing After Seacoast Business Tour
Skip to top

Help us stay free for all your Fellow Americans

Just $5 from everyone reading this would do it.

Back to top