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Citizen's Guide - Joan Welsh


District: 46 (map)

Committe: Environment and Natural Resources (Chair)

Party: Democratic

Family: 3 Children, 6 Grandchildren

Occupation: Retired - Non-Profit Executive

Previous Service: House: 124, 125

2012 Ratings: MPA 95%; AFL-CIO 100%; MCV 91%; MSEA 83%; NFIB N/A; MWL 100%; MEA 92%

2010 Ratings: MPA 89%; AFL-CIO 89%; MCV 100%; NFIB 33%


Phone: (207) 236-6554 (home)


Official Website - Facebook

Address: 54 Sea Street, Rockport


2012 Election

General: Welsh 3,212; Gartley 1,985
Primary: Unopposed
Spending: Welsh: $4,822.26 (Clean Elections Candidate) Gartley: $4,584.79 (Clean Elections Candidate)
Endorsements: MPA; MEA; MCV; MSEA; EQME; SC

2010 Election

General: Welsh 2,781; Shaw 1,674
Primary: Unopposed

2008 Election

General: Welsh 3,277; Shaw 1,942
Primary: Unopposed

In the News

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Friday, October 11, 2019 - Kaiser Health News

Samoset Resort gives $25000 donation to new library - Knox VillageSoup - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

How Robert Pattinson And Willem Dafoe Made It To The Lighthouse -

Community gathers for library groundbreaking - By Gabriel Blodgett - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Stanley, Bishop fastest in Rockport Public Library 5K run/walk - By Staff - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Podcast: "Maine Environment: Frontline Voices" | NRCM - Natural Resources Council of Maine

Select Board decides Rockport library parking layout -

Obituaries 08-29-2019 - Chelsea Record

Augusta-Waterville area Memorial Day events planned - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - Freepress Online

UMFK announces spring 2019 dean's list - The County

Phi tapped to build Rockport Library - By Gabriel Blodgett - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Kathleen Meil kicks off next campaign phase for Maine House District 94 -

Camden's Smiling Cow celebrates 75 years of business -

Camden post office celebrates 100 years, swears in its 31st postmaster -

Bradley Welsh, Former Boxer and ‘T2 Trainspotting’ Actor, Shot Dead at 42 - TheWrap

Lawmakers vote to ban ethanol in Maine — Politics — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Mary Ellen Welch, teacher and leading activist in East Boston, dies at 77 - The Boston Globe

Local students named to spring 2019 Deans Honor Roll at Fort Hays State University - FHSU News

Maine Digs In to Review Mining Rules in Fight Over Remote Mountain - Wall Street Journal

Owen Casas announces candidacy for Camden, Rockport, Islesboro legislative seat -

Bay County Arrest Report: April 2019 - WJHG-TV

Spring 2020 Children's Sneak Previews - Publishers Weekly

Camden Riverwalk celebrates Phase One completion with grand opening -

GOP Makes Gains in the House, Democrats Pick Up Seats in the Senate - Freepress Online

Charles W. Skinner Jr. - Rockland - Camden - Knox - Courier-Gazette - Camden Herald - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

In memoriam: Remembering celebrities who died in 2018 - AZCentral

Stuck in college mode with your decor? A Roslindale couple gets a grown-up look. - The Boston Globe

Saving the Dead Sea | NOVA - NOVA Next

The Camden Herald 2015 in Review - Rockland - Camden - Knox - Courier-Gazette - Camden Herald - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

DWI License Revocations for April 8, 2019 | Crime - The Union Leader

Form N-PX ROYCE FUND For: Jun 30 -

George Welsh, Hall of Fame football coach who led Virginia to national prominence, dies at 85 - USA TODAY

Movies on TV this week: 'Beauty and the Beast' (1991) - Los Angeles Times

Different sides of addiction revealed at Rockland forum - Bangor Daily News

California Meat Company Recalls 24,000 Pounds of Raw Beef - NBC Southern California

Opinion | The Senate Should Not Confirm Kavanaugh. Signed, 2400+ Law Professors. - New York Times

Camden Memorial Day events honor those who have fallen - By Dwight Collins - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Sorry, terribly sorry, but the Brits will survive Brexit and Boris Johnson - The Boston Globe

America’s red state legislatures are on an abortion banning bender - The Boston Globe

Joan Wasser interview: ‘Cool? I feel like I’m the polar opposite’ -

University of Alabama Honors List Fall 2018 - Tuscaloosa News

The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world - The Boston Globe

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC - MileSplit

Partial list of victims -

Hundreds seek pardons of criminal convictions in Maine each year, but few are granted - Bangor Daily News

Sept. 11, 18 years later: Never forgotten | Toledo Blade - Toledo Blade

World's best waterfront restaurants promise more than a view - - WISC-TV3

"Everyone has Herb stories": Remembering Southwest Airlines co-founder Herb Kelleher - USA TODAY

Samsara, Kunin Plant Wine Roots in Goleta - Santa Barbara Independent

Penny Marshall mourned by co-star Cindy Williams, ex-husband Rob Reiner and more stars - USA TODAY

Rockport Library design review draws standing-room only crowd -

Daryl Dragon of Captain & Tennille has died in Prescott at 76 - AZCentral

Los Angeles Committee - PEN America

2019 HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES - News - The Times Telegram

Parents of Transgender Children Ask Trump Administration to Reverse Course on Gender Memo -

Extraordinary Turn in Federal Lawsuit to Reclassify Cannabis - Atlanta Progressive News

Obituaries 02-15-2018 - Chelsea Record

Irving aims to open gold and copper mine in Maine -

Atlanta Committee Rejects Expansion of Drug Free Commercial Zones - Atlanta Progressive News


‘The Stand': Whoopi Goldberg to Play Mother Abagail on CBS All Access’ Stephen King Adaptation - TheWrap

Can ‘It: Chapter Two’ Top Last Film’s Record $123 Million Opening? - TheWrap

Cincinnati weather: Severe thunderstorm warning for areas of Tristate -

List: Names, details of 301 Pa. priest sex abuse allegations in Catholic dioceses - York Daily Record

Orpheus Choral Society celebrates 100 years of harmony - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader


'Love, Antosha' Film Review: Anton Yelchin's Brief, Voracious Life Celebrated in Poignant Doc - TheWrap

Simone Leigh, Juliana Huxtable, and Wu Tsang Are Among the 45 Artists Awarded $50,000 Each From United States Artists - artnet News

Every Stephen King Movie, Ranked Worst to Best (Photos) - TheWrap

Check security, constitutional rights, at northern border - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

'ER,' 'Stand and Deliver' actress Vanessa Marquez fatally shot by police -

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish - MileSplit

Activists Accuse DeKalb County Jail of Inhumane Conditions - Atlanta Progressive News

Mayor Bottoms Testifies to US Senate on Climate Change - Atlanta Progressive News

Students named to fall 2018 Deans Honor Roll at Fort Hays State University - Hays Post

Spring 2019 Children's Announcements: Publishers RZ - Publishers Weekly

‘Tokyo Vice’ Drama Series With Ansel Elgort Set at WarnerMedia Streaming Service - TheWrap

The United States of epidurals: Women in rural states like Maine are least likely to get the shot - Daily Mail

Oscars 2019: The biggest controversies surrounding this year's Best Picture nominees - The Independent

Getting to know Maria Nhambu - Philadelphia Sunday Sun

Best 2018 books - The Boston Globe

Women Outraged, Say “Hell No” to Abortion Ban Adopted in Georgia - Atlanta Progressive News

A Star Is Born Is More Indulgent Than Inventive - Riverfront Times

Free Things to Do in Manhattan This Week - June 16-June 23 - City Guide NY

Sterigenics Promises to Reduce Pollution, but Some Seek Closure of Smyrna Plant - Atlanta Progressive News

The Mystery of People Who Speak Dozens of Languages - The New Yorker

Breeder Referral Search - American Kennel Club

It Chapter 2: James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain and Bill Hader confront Pennywise in final trailer - The Independent

Form N-PX Exchange Listed Funds For: Jun 30 -

Michael Sheen's new girlfriend is only the latest beauty he has wooed since Kate Beckinsale split - Daily Mail


It Chapter Two trailer: Jessica Chastain, Bill Skarsgård and James McAvoy star in terrifying first look at Pennywise's return - The Independent


What does it take to be a top cat at the feline answer to Crufts? - Daily Mail

Children, Youth Sue US Government over Climate Change Inaction - Atlanta Progressive News

AKC Rescue Network - American Kennel Club

Extinction Rebellion Rebels against Extinction in Atlanta, Worldwide - Atlanta Progressive News

Scott Wilson, Hershel on 'The Walking Dead,' dies at 76 -

Bay County Arrest Report: February 2018 - WJHG-TV