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Citizen's Guide - Gay Grant


District: 59 (map)

Committe: Environment and Natural Resources

Party: Democratic

Family: Ron Grant (Husband), 2 Grown Children

Occupation: Grant Writer, Business Owner


Phone: (207) 582-5882 (home) (207) 215-3501 (cell) (207) 582-5882 (business)


Official Website

Address: P. O. Box 4, South Gardiner


2012 Election

General: Grant 2,095; Hanley 1,736
Primary: Grant 283; DeVane 187; Barter 161
Spending: Grant: $5,673.53 (Clean Elections Candidate) Bates: $2,775.00 (Privately Financed)
Endorsements: MCV; MSEA; EQME; AFL-CIO

In the News

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Attorneys argue over Maine ban on public funding of religious schools - Press Herald

Senate confirms anti-LGBT judicial nominee who stood up for Kim Davis - Washington Blade

POLITICO Playbook PM: House Dems to draft resolution condemning Trump's tweets - POLITICO

Outdoor cinema coming Saturday to Vets Park - culvercitynews

Judge grants citizenship to twin son of gay couple - Press Herald

Jason Ricci talks new album, time in Florida before Sarasota show - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Rum Market Anticipated Forecast 2025 In Key Regions Global (United States, European Union And China) - Market Reports

Child rock climber, baby doll scare, real-life RoboCop: News from around our 50 states - USA TODAY

Donald Trump and the Plot to Take Over the Courts - The Nation

America’s Political System Is Rigged Against the Left (and Always Has Been) - New York Magazine

USDA issues renewable energy grants to 12 Maine businesses - Press Herald

31 Latinx Arts Leaders Selected For NALAC Leadership Institute In San Antonio - Broadway World

Gardiner officials to consider the mechanics of filling an empty council seat - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

LePage joins court brief seeking to allow companies to legally fire gay or transgender employees - Press Herald

If He Can't Be Governor, He'll Try for Town Selectman - Roll Call

Movement Against Conversion Therapy Accelerates -

Birthright Citizenship for Child of Same Sex Couple - The National Law Review

Maine Exhales - The American Prospect

Maine will get over $23 million for clean water projects - Press Herald

Most Affordable LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges and Universities - Student Loan Hero

New law opens new possibilities for Maine medical marijuana providers - Press Herald

Supreme Court evades another wedding cake dispute pitting gay rights against religious beliefs - USA TODAY

Midcoast Community Chorus chooses concert beneficiary -

Lilly Endowment Awards $42 Million to Notre Dame for Technology Network (Grants Roundup) - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

As Democrats Eye Flipping Senate, Top-Tier Candidates Decide to Pass - The New York Times

Episcopal bishops object to same-sex spouses' disinvitation to global conference - Religion News Service

Sunny skies for annual Belfast Has Pride Parade -

States Move to Expand LGBTQ Protections - U.S. News & World Report

NPR's Movie Preview: 15 New Films To Watch — And Watch Out For — This Fall - Maine Public

Gardiner, Augusta candidates announce plans to run for Legislature - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine House rejects 'death with dignity' bill - Press Herald

How a 'failure in leadership' undermined a push to expand monitoring of alleged domestic abusers - Bangor Daily News

Democrats reintroduce Equality Act to ban LGBTQ discrimination -

Mills Puts Together Transition Team, Dems Choose Jackson to Be Senate President - Freepress Online

Students emerge from legislative internship with altered world views - Bangor Daily News

Former Gov. Dannel P. Malloy named chancellor of University of Maine System - Hartford Courant

Trump promises to help religious adoption agencies that won't work with gay parents - Bangor Daily News

Group backing Tillis calls him a ‘pro-LGBTQ Republican.’ What does the record say? - McClatchy Washington Bureau

Colby to Honor Five Distinguished Individuals at Commencement 2019 - Colby College

Why REAL ID is 'Dangerous ID' - The Maine Wire

Hancock County Court - The Ellsworth American

Girls' basketball: No. 1 Gray-New Gloucester advances to Class B South final - Press Herald

World-renowned singer Charles Aznavour, known as France's Sinatra, dies at 94 - Press Herald

Some Maine Republicans Fret New State Ballad Is Too Hard On The Confederacy - TPM

Gates Foundation Explains How Gender Bias Creeps Into Its Grant Making - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Nonbinary? Intersex? 11 U.S. states issuing third gender IDs - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Gardiner residents face off in House District 83 race - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Why This Queer Man Hates 'A Star Is Born' -

Lisbon High School: Victim in alleged assault gets protection order from court - Lewiston Sun Journal

Harvard announces $100K in grants to local nonprofits - Harvard Gazette

House OKs sweeping bill to expand gay rights; Indiana's Brooks votes yes - Kokomo Tribune

Ask Amy: Gay friend is sexually harassing her - The Providence Journal

Pete Buttigieg Says Incarcerated People Shouldn't Get to Vote - GQ Magazine

They Petitioned, They Protested, They Went to Jail & They Won - Freepress Online

Gay men kept vanishing on the streets of Toronto. Now, a serial killer has confessed. -

The Daily 202: 'Why not lobsters?': Mainers plead with Trump to help an industry suffering from his trade war - The Washington Post

Taiwan Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage First Country in Asia to Pass Legislation - The National Law Review

Grant Makers Move Money Toward Early-Childhood Learning and Work-Force Training - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Sanford High School Honor Roll - Biddeford Journal Tribune

After shunning it for 10 years, key Maine panel backs REAL ID compliance - WGME

1829 - MUSIC Trans singer-educator talks music, teaching, traveling - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times

‘Not something to be flaunted, praised or politicized’: Franklin Graham blasts Pete Buttigieg for being gay -

Oxford Hills Middle School honor roll - Lewiston Sun Journal

School nurses offer solace, support to students figuring out gender issues - Pine Tree Watch

China's new town manager confronts questions about his beliefs - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

LeBron James surprises 'I Promise' students with news of $1M grant for new gym - 13WHAM-TV

Protest planned when evangelist Franklin Graham speaks at Big E grounds -

Abortion, race, gay rights, death penalty: Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh could make the difference - USA TODAY

What Monuments Hide About the Civil War―and What Tearing Them Down Won’t Solve - TIME

Students at Mormon-owned BYU urge honor code compassion - Press Herald

America’s composers celebrated at orchestra’s concert - The Ellsworth American

Luncheon celebrated women veteran's - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

In Fight for Marriage Rights, ‘She’s Our Thurgood Marshall’ - New York Times

LePage wants to align Maine with IRS, cut state income taxes by $111 million - Press Herald

Catholic diocese quits Maine Council of Churches - Religion News Service

Bay County Arrest Report: April 2019 - WJHG-TV

Something in the water? 9 hospital nurses pregnant at the same time - WSET

Inside LA LGBT Center's $57 Million Campaign - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Religion vs Gay Rights - The National Law Review

Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield Invested $1.8M for Health Initiatives in NH -

Factbox: List of states that legalized gay marriage - Reuters

Checklist: How to Say No to Grant Seekers - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Maine Gay Marriage Law Repealed - ABC News

Maine Junior Golf Championship [SCORES] -

Massachusetts lawmakers seek ban on “gay conversion therapy” -

Maine a mecca for gay couples - Press Herald

Henrietta firm acquires Maine distributor - Rochester Business Journal

This Week’s Wedding Announcements - The New York Times

United Methodist delegates defeat bid to ease LGBT bans - WHNT News 19

Overview of Same-Sex Marriage in the United States - The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life

York High School Class of 2019 Top 10 Percent -

365 - Fall movie preview - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times

Bill would allow Spinney Creek lease, hurt Maine property rights -

THE STONEWALL INN GIVES BACK INITIATIVE Awards $5,000 In Grants - Broadway World

House election results: Democrats poised to take control of majority. - Slate Magazine

Last night's Oscars was a fantastic night for LGBTQ stories - Gay Times Magazine

Legislature passes bill to prohibit use of hand-held phones while driving - Press Herald

Sanford High School First Quarter Honor Roll - News - - Portsmouth, NH -

These 11 US states are now issuing third gender IDs - World Economic Forum

Rejected by family, gay athlete Emily Scheck thankful for other support -