Rep. Jane Knapp In the News
November 30, 2011
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November 21, 2011
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Ray Wallace sworn in as Legislature's newest member
AUGUSTA - State Rep. Ray Wallace was sworn into office today by Governor Paul LePage after winning a special election to fill a vacant seat in House District 24.
Rep. Wallace (R-Dexter) said he was motivated to run for office by the reform agenda championed by the Republican majorities in the House and Senate...
May 5, 2011
AUGUSTA - Landmark legislation to revamp Maine's health insurance market cleared a critical hurdle today in the House of Representatives by a vote of 76-72. The measure, designed to generate more competition and bring rates closer to national norms, now moves to the Senate. Final enactment votes in both bodies could come as early as next week.
"The people of our state are the winners today," said House Speaker Robert Nutting. "For years, reasonable proposals to fix a dysfunctional health insur...
February 15, 2011
AUGUSTA - State Rep. Jane Knapp has been named to the position of state director for Women in Government (WIG), a national, non-partisan organization of female state legislators that provides leadership opportunities, expert forums and educational resources concerning public policy issues.
Rep. Knapp (R-Gorham), a second-term legislator, said she is honored to be chosen for the position. "Women in Government promotes a number of policies important to Maine women, including health care, econ...