Stories about Mike Michaud

Mike Michaud (D)

East Millinocket, District 2

Website: www.michaudforcongress.com/, Candidates for U.S. Representative (D)

Bio: Mike Michaud was born in Millinocket and raised in Medway, Maine. He grew up valuing hard-work, community, and Maine’s outdoor heritage. He followed in the footsteps of his father and grandfather and worked in the Great Northern Paper Mill in East Millinocket. Mike worked at the mill for over 29 years before being elected to Congress in 2002. Mike Michaud has taken the experience of his hometown and his experience as a millworker to the floor of the United States Congress. As a working class Mainer, Mike is in a unique position among members of Congress to understand the problems facing real Americans here and around the country. Mike has been working as Maine’s Congressman for eight years. Mike is fighting hard every day to protect and promote American jobs, to honor and serve our veterans, to set a path for energy independence and to ensure that Maine gets the investment we need to grow and prosper.

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EDITORIAL
U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud speaks at a Yarmouth news conference.

Michaud, Cutler must show they are more than a LePage alternative

on May 05, 2014, at 3:47 p.m.
Rep. Mike Michaud holds up a pair of New Balance sneakers that he was proud to say were made in Maine and that he would be wearing during his campaigning during his official announcement of his intention to run for governor of Maine at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston.

Maine lawmakers hail Pentagon decision on footwear as windfall for New Balance

By Christopher Cousins on April 25, 2014, at 5:43 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Sen. Doug Thomas, R-Ripley

Bill would give Maine Legislature ‘final say’ on allowing another national park

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 24, 2014, at 4:59 p.m.
The East Millinocket mill.

State seeks to revive East Millinocket mill by allowing Cate Street to sell electricity

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 12, 2014, at 7:45 p.m.
Leaders of the campaign to legalize marijuana in Portland (from left) David Boyer, David Marshall and Tom MacMillan celebrate their victory on Nov. 5.

Marijuana Policy Project looks to legalize pot in South Portland, York, Lewiston

By Christopher Cousins on Jan. 21, 2014, at 6:05 p.m.
CAMPAIGN 2014
Republican Erick Bennett announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate on Monday in Portland.

Susan Collins’ primary challenger says fight against assault conviction shows integrity

By Mario Moretto on Dec. 30, 2013, at 7:08 p.m.
CAMPAIGN 2014
Eliot Cutler

Cutler says he won’t take PAC money for 2014 race, will run ‘unbought’

By Christopher Cousins on Dec. 30, 2013, at 6:22 p.m.
An employment application is shown at the career center in Bangor in 2011.

Unemployment benefits end for 3,500 long-term jobless Mainers

By Mario Moretto on Dec. 27, 2013, at 4:51 p.m.
CONTRIBUTORS

Mike Michaud should support universal gun background checks

By Peter W. Sly on Dec. 17, 2013, at 12:49 p.m.
Rep. Mike Michaud holds up a pair of New Balance sneakers that he was proud to say were made here in Maine and that he would be wearing during his campaigning during his official announcement of his intention to run for governor of Maine at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston Thursday at noon.

Defense bill moves ahead without Mike Michaud’s buy-American provision

By Whit Richardson on Dec. 13, 2013, at 5:29 p.m.
Fresh, hot popovers are the food of choice at the Jordan Pond House in Acadia National Park.

Maine delegation raises concerns about Acadia contract award to New Mexico firm

By Bill Trotter on Nov. 07, 2013, at 12:13 p.m.
Michael Michaud as a candidate for the Maine Legislature in 1980.

Mike Michaud through the years

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 04, 2013, at 1:15 p.m.
EDITORIAL
Rep. Mike Michaud holds up a pair of New Balance sneakers that he said he would be wearing during his campaign during his official announcement of his intention to run for governor of Maine at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston recently

Mike Michaud is gay. Welcome this truth and move on

on Nov. 04, 2013, at 12:23 a.m.
Mike Michaud

Mike Michaud announces he’s gay, alleges campaign to out him

By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 04, 2013, at 12:16 a.m.
ANALYSIS

Experts: LePage justified in declaring civil emergency

By Christopher Cousins on Oct. 10, 2013, at 2:01 p.m.
LePage said his central motivation for proclaiming a civil emergency was to protect the 2,700 state employees whose salaries are supported by federal dollars.

House passes bill to retroactively pay furloughed government workers

on Oct. 05, 2013, at 1:13 p.m.
Richard Rosen

Richard Rosen to join growing field of Republicans seeking Maine congressional seat

By Christopher Cousins on Aug. 29, 2013, at 5:09 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins

Collins, King, Pingree, Michaud among first to enroll in new health insurance exchange

By Matthew Stone on Aug. 16, 2013, at 1:01 p.m.
A plane takes off from Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport in Trenton in 2011.

Maine airports to get more than $5 million in federal grants

By Bill Trotter on July 31, 2013, at 8:34 p.m.
Tankers remain on a rail off Route 2 in Hermon on Friday.

Michaud, Pingree push for Lac-Megantic tanker redesign

By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 31, 2013, at 4:53 p.m.