Chairman Rick Bennett praises Congressman’s commitment, character, tenacity on day Poliquin takes oath of office
AUGUSTA – Maine GOP Chairman Rick Bennett released the following statement today congratulating Congressman Bruce Poliquin as he takes office as the first Republican elected to Maine’s Second Congressional District in two decades.
“Through his service as State Treasurer and in his campaign, Bruce has demonstrated his extraordinary work ethic, tenacity, and commitment to Maine people,” said Mr. Bennett. “These traits match Maine’s sprawling 2nd District, and will be put to good use as Bruce fights for us in Washington D.C.”
“Bruce’s commitment to public service, his strong character, and keen intellect will make him a powerful force to be reckoned with on the national stage,” said Mr. Bennett.
“With his focus on kitchen-table issues like long-term job growth and fiscal discipline, I am pleased he will be representing me and my family in Congress,” Mr. Bennett concluded.