State bills will go through the State Senate and the State House. Bills going through the Senate begin with S. Bills going through the House begin with HR. There is no set order of the two branches it must go through first or second. If it goes first through the Senate it will then go through the House. If it first goes through the House it will then go through the Senate. A bill must pass through both branches before it will be considered law. State bills fo to the govenor while national bills go to the president.
Maine Governor Paul LePage
Maine Attorney General Janet T. Mills
U.S. Senators representing Maine should not be confused with Maine State Senators. Each state has two US Senators, and each state's two make up the 100 U.S. Senators. However, there are far more than 100 total senators.
Maine US Senator Angus King
Maine US Senator Susan Collins
Maine U.S. House Representatives should not be confused with Maine State House Representatives. Maine has 2 U.S. House Representatives.
Maine State Senators should not be confused Maine US Senators. Maine has 35 State Senators.
Maine State House Representatives should not be confused with Maine US House Representatives. Maine has 151 State House Representatives.