Maine: Legislative Spending Agendas
113th Congress, First Session
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- Maine’s House delegation proposed $1.3 trillion in net spending increases, the 13th largest net spending increase among all states in the House of Representatives.
- In the House, Maine had an average net spending agenda of over $660 billion, the 2nd largest among all House delegations.
- Representative Chellie Pingree supported the 32nd largest spending agenda in congress. If enacted, his legislation would increase spending by more than $1.2 trillion.
- Maine’s Senate delegation had the 29th smallest net spending agenda and proposed more than $78 billion in net savings.
The full report contains lots of other data points, including the cost of all bills introduced in each Chamber and a look at fiscally-related member caucuses such as the Tea Party Caucus.
- 113th Congress BillTally First Session Report (PDF)
- Report Press Release
- Searchable Database of Members' Individual Agendas
- BillTally Historical Archive
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This report should not be construed as an attempt to aid or hinder the passage of any bill before Congress or as reflecting on a Member’s fitness to serve.