Schedule of Governor LePage
May 2, 2017
For media purposes, the Office of the Governor is providing scheduled meetings of Governor Paul R. LePage during his trip to the Nation's capital.
MONDAY, MAY 1, 2017
4:30 p.m. Meeting with U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows about Healthcare Reform and Medicaid Reform
TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017
8:30 a.m. Visit with scholars at American Enterprise Institute:
• Robert Doar, Resident Fellow and Morgridge Fellow in Poverty Studies, will discuss his work on welfare reform issues and how to get able-bodied men out of the labor force back to work
• Nat Malkus, Research Fellow in Education Policy Studies, will discuss his work on school choice issues and his recent book, “Education Savings Accounts: The New Frontier in School Choice”
10 a.m. Testifying at hearing on Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument before the Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Federal Lands
1:30 p.m. Meeting with U.S. Congressman Jim Jordan about Healthcare Reform and Medicaid Reform
2:30 p.m. Meeting with U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue about Maine blueberries, the SNAP program and food stamp reforms.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 3, 2017
8 a.m. Meeting with Brian McCormack, Chief of Staff for Dept. of Energy Secretary Rick Perry, about FERC, exempting dams in Maine that generate less than 5KW from FERC jurisdiction and allowing the state to oversee them.
*Meetings in schedule are subject to change without notification.