Current News

Secretary Bellows testifies in support of U.S. House elections reform bill
February 25, 2021
Media Advisory: For the People Act od 2021
February 24, 2021
Citizens’ initiative regarding energy corridor found valid with 80,506 signatures
February 22, 2021
Secretary Bellows announces hiring of Bautista as policy advisor
February 9, 2021
Legislative committee issues unanimous recommendation of McBrien for State Archivist
February 8, 2021
Secretary Bellows supports legislation to increase voter participation
February 8, 2021
Bureau of Motor Vehicles exams on Tuesday cancelled due to impending snowstorm
February 1, 2021
Hudson to see amended election results after discovering absentee ballots omission
January 29, 2021
Towns of Moose River, Buckfield join Rapid Renewal Service
January 22, 2021
Maine’s Attorney General and Secretary of State join coalition defending key provision of the Voting Rights Act before Supreme Court
January 21, 2021
Absentee ballots for Special Election now available by request via online service
January 19, 2021
Portland, Kennebunk motor vehicle branch offices temporarily closed due to positive COVID-19 case
January 14, 2021
Secretary Bellows: BMV is fully open for business, all credentials must now be renewed
January 8, 2021
Secretary Bellows takes office as 50th Secretary of State
January 4, 2021

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