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2012 News

Secretary of State Announces Residents in the Town of Newburgh Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
December 28, 2012

Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine To Hold Meeting To Begin Drafting Report
December 19, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Unveil the World Acadian Congress Commemorative license plate in Madawaska
December 18, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Convene Electoral College
December 13, 2012

Maine Regulatory Fairness Board Meeting in Augusta Rescheduled for Thursday, December 20, 2012
December 13, 2012

Maine Regulatory Fairness Board Meeting in Augusta December 14, 2012
December 11, 2012

Secretary of State Announces Residents in the Town of Clinton Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
December 10, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine Announces December 14, 2012 Deadline to Submit Written Testimony
November 30, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AAA Northern New England Expand Public Private Partnership
November 26, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Piscataquis County Commissioner District 3 Recount Results
November 26, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces House District 29 Recount Results and Upcoming Recount Schedule
November 21, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Senate District 20 Recount Results and Upcoming Recount Schedule
November 20, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces House District 54 Recount Results and Upcoming Recount Schedule
November 20, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces House District 45 and House District 137 Results and Schedule for Upcoming Recounts
November 19, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Presque Isle on November 20, 2012
November 19, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Senate District 17 Recount Results and Schedule for Upcoming Recounts
November 16, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces House District 70, House District 144 and House District 109 Recount Results and Schedule for Upcoming Recounts
November 16, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces House District 94 Recount Results and Schedule for Upcoming Recounts
November 15, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces House District 80 and House District 127 Recount Results and Schedule for Upcoming Recounts
November 14, 2012

Student Mock Election Results Final
November 14, 2012

Maine Regulatory Fairness Board Public Hearing in Portland November 16
November 13, 2012

Secretary of State’s Office Has Received Nine Candidate Recount Requests
November 13, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Machias on November 14, 2012
November 13, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AAA Northern New England Help Maine’s Aging Drivers Prepare for the Future
November 9, 2012

Secretary of State Announces Residents in the Town of Weston Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
November 2, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Reminds Drivers to Beware of Trick-or-Treaters and to be Responsible This Halloween
October 31, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AAA Northern New England to Host AAA Senior Driving Summit
October 31, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Issues Reminder to Voters About Absentee Ballot Request Deadline
October 31, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. cancels Tuesdays “Rally and Tally” Event
October 29, 2012

Maine Students to Cast Their Ballots in Maine’s 2012 Student Mock Election Secretary of State, Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Host “Rally and Tally” Event in Augusta
October 26, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Wells on October 25, 2012
October 24, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Issues Reminder to Voters About New Absentee Ballot Request Deadline
October 17, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Recognize GFWC Maine for 100 Years of Incorporation
October 17, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Lewiston on October 4, 2012
October 2, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Presents Lorraine M. Fleury Award During Annual Elections Conference
September 28, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Farmington on September 27, 2012
September 25, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Speaks at the POW/MIA Recognition Weekend in Old Orchard Beach
September 24, 2012

Maine.gov Offers Mobile Friendly Online Services to Assist Voters in the Upcoming Election
September 14, 2012

National Military Voter Readiness Day Set for September 15, 2012
September 14, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Bangor on September 13, 2012
September 10, 2012

Secretary of State Announces Residents in the Town of Corinth Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
September 10, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces: School’s Open, Drive Carefully
September 5, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Reminds Motorists of the new Maine Laws that will Take Effect on Thursday, August 30, 2012
August 29, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Portland on August 30, 2012
August 29, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Hold a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the New Bureau of Motor Vehicle Office Location in Calais
August 27, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Portland on August 30, 2012
August 23, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Expansion of Rapid Renewal Service in the town of West Bath
August 22, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Augusta on August 23, 2012
August 21, 2012

The Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine to hold Public Hearing in Augusta on August 23, 2012
August 14, 2012

National Association of Secretaries of State Names Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. as a Committee Leader
August 3, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces the Order of November Ballot Questions
July 27, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Releases Final Wording of Ballot Question for the Same-Sex Marriage Citizen Initiative
July 26, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Recognize the Farmington Farmers Union for 100 Years of Incorporation
July 12, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Speak at the 68th Annual Maine Automobile Dealers Association Meeting & Convention
June 28, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Announces Maine Regulatory Fairness Board Meeting in Ellsworth June 29th
June 28, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Reminds Maine Residents of the Various Locations to Register to Vote
June 26, 2012

Maine’s Online Vehicle Registration Renewal Service Now Available on Mobile Devices
June 25, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Announces Maine Regulatory Fairness Board Meeting in Ellsworth June 29th
June 22, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Additional Corporate Identity Theft Education Seminar in Bangor
June 18, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. To Speak At The 65th Annual American Legion Dirigo Boys State Program
June 18, 2012

Secretary of State’s Office Schedules Recount for House District 47 Republican Primary
June 18, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Speak at the 94th Annual State Convention of the American Legion
June 15, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Releases for Public Comment the Proposed Ballot Question for the Same-Sex Marriage Initiative
June 14, 2012

Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine To Hold 3rd Meeting
June 14, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. to be Awarded the Transportation Safety Champion Award
June 6, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Unveils Driver License Display at the Lewiston Bureau of Motor Vehicles Office
June 5, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Reminds Voters of the Deadline to request an Absentee Ballot
June 5, 2012

Secretary of State Announces Expansion of Rapid Renewal Service, Residents in the Town of Ashland Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
June 1, 2012

Annual Reports for Business and Nonprofit Entities are Due Today June 1, 2012
June 1, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Continues Corporate Identity Theft Education Seminar Series
May 30, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Recognize the Waterford Library Association for 100 Years of Incorporation
May 23, 2012

Secretary of State, Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AAA Will Bring “Young Drivers Safety Awareness” Presentation to Caribou High School
May 23, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Launches Corporate Identity Theft Education Seminar Series
May 22, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Administers Oath of Office to Members of the Commission to Study the Conduct of Elections in Maine
May 18, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Public Private Partnership Between AAA Northern New England and the Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles
May 17, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Recognize the F.O. Bailey Company for 100 Years of Incorporation
May 14, 2012

Secretary of State Reminds Business and Nonprofit Entities Annual Reports are Due June 1, 2012
May 9, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Corporate Identity Theft Education Seminar Series
May 7, 2012

Secretary of State Announces Expansion of Rapid Renewal Service, Residents in the Town of Gouldsboro Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
May 2, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Winners of 2012 Maine Constitution Poster Contest
April 25, 2012

Secretary of State, Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AAA Welcome Hall-Dale Students to Their“Young Drivers Safety Awareness”Presentation
April 24, 2012

Governor Paul R. LePage and Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announce Signing Ceremony for LD 1912: "An Act To Encourage Responsible Teen Driving."
April 23, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Meets Operations Director for American Heroes, John Birmingham of Patten
April 20, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers Jr. Joins New England Organ Bank in Celebrating April as Donate Life Month in Maine
April 11, 2012

Video Featuring Kennebunk High School Students to be Distributed State Wide
April 9, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Expansion of Rapid Renewal Service, Residents in the Town of Houlton Can Now Renew Vehicle Registrations Online
April 6, 2012

Joint Standing Committee on Transportation To Hold Public Hearing and Work Session on LD 1912,  “An Act To Encourage Responsible Teen Driving”
April 6, 2012

Maine’s Spirits Industry Representatives to be Recognized by Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. For Their Contributions to Young Driver Safety
April 5, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. visits with student from Kennebunk High School
April 5, 2012

Secretary of State, Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AAA Will Bring “Young Drivers Safety Awareness” Presentation to Maranacook Community High School
April 5, 2012

Secretary of State, Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Maine’s National History Day A Success Again
March 28, 2012

State Archivist, David Cheever Speaks at Monmouth Academy about Maine’s involvement in the American Civil War
March 26, 2012

State Archivist, David Cheever Speaks at TWK Dirigo Middle School about Maine’s involvement in the American Civil War
March 26, 2012

Secretary of State, Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces the Annual Maine History Day Competition to Commence in Augusta
March 26, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Young Driver Safety Initiative Findings and Recommendations Presented to the Joint Standing Committee on Transportation March 26, 2012
March 26, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Reports to the Transportation Committee
March 26, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Recognize the South China Library for 100 Years of Incorporation
March 20, 2012

State Archivist, David Cheever Speaks at Upper Kennebec Valley Memorial High School about Maine’s involvement in the American Civil War
March 19, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. To Speak at Maine’s Mid-Coast Veterans Council Meeting
March 16, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Encourages Citizens to Participate in June Primary Election
March 15, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. and AT&T  Will Bring “It Can Wait” Anti-Texting Program
March 7, 2012

Secretary Summers Statement on Senator Snowe's Decision not to Seek Re-election
February 29, 2012

State Archivist, David Cheever Speaks at Greene Central School about Maine’s involvement in the American Civil War
February 28, 2012

Secretary of State Summers Validates Citizen Initiative to Allow Same-sex Marriage
February 23, 2012

State Archivist, David Cheever Speaks at the William S. Cohen School about Maine’s involvement in the American Civil War
February 22, 2012

Maine Regulatory Fairness Board to Meet This Friday, February 24 in Augusta
February 22, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Declares Christopher K. Johnson (D) the Winner of Senate District 20 Special Election
February 15, 2012

State Archivist, David Cheever to speak at Medomak Middle School about Maine’s involvement in the American Civil War
February 13, 2012

Motorcycle Registration and Inspection Sticker Changes
February 13, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Speak at Scarborough High School About Young Driver Safety
February 9, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Convenes a Meeting of the Technical Review Panel
February 7, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Speak at the Maine Chiefs of Police Association Awards Ceremony
February 2, 2012

Secretary of State's Office of Investigations Releases Year End Report
January 30, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Validates Signatures for Americans Elect Party
January 27, 2012

Office of the Secretary of State presents the Sesquicentennial for Schools Program
January 25, 2012

Maine Regulatory Fairness Board to Meet in Augusta, February 24
January 24, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Visits Loring Job Corps Center in Limestone
January 18, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. To Speak With Fifth Grade Students at Zippel Elementary School in Presque Isle
January 17, 2012

Media Advisory Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. reschedules Thursday, January 12, 2012 “Conversations with the Communities.”
January 11, 2012

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. Announces Winners of Native American Essay Contest
January 6, 2012

Secretary of State Charles Summers Announces February 14, 2012 Special Election For Maine Senate District 20
January 5, 2012


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