Comments for: Lengthen legislative terms for Maine Senate, not House

Posted March 31, 2013, at 5:05 p.m.
Last modified April 02, 2013, at 9:26 a.m.

Maine legislators are again considering a bill that would extend their terms in elected office from two years to four years. As amended, the bill, LD 489, sponsored by Rep. John Schneck, D-Bangor, would prompt a statewide referendum to change the Maine Constitution to lengthen legislative terms beginning in 2016, …

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