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Rep. Golden  
Representative Jared F. Golden
District #60
Representing - Lewiston (part)


Rep. Jared Golden is serving his second term in the Maine Legislature and is current assistant majority leader of the House, also known as the whip. Born in Lewiston, he grew up in central Maine, and served for four years in the Marine Corps, with deployments to both Afghanistan and Iraq.

After leaving active-duty he earned a degree in politics from Bates College, and served in the Marine Corps Reserves. He also volunteered at a school in Afghanistan.

Golden has worked in politics as a professional staff member for U.S. Senator Susan Collins on the U.S. Senate Homeland Security Committee, and as a legislative aide in the Maine State House.

Rep. Golden served on the Transportation Committee and on the Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee.

Golden lives in Lewiston with his wife, Isobel, and currently works at his family’s business.

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Rep. Golden is a member of Legislative Council.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Council is responsible for providing professional, nonpartisan staff support services to the Legislature and its officers, members, committees and commissions. These services include legislative research, bill drafting; policy, legal and fiscal analysis; fiscal note preparation; committee staffing; computer support services; public information; library and reference services and support; and general administrative services.

Other responsibilities delegated by the Legislature to the Council include preparing legislative budget requests and overseeing the legislative budget; establishing salary and benefit schedules for all legislative employees, except as otherwise provided by law; approval of employment practices; planning and oversight of projects designed to improve the organization, operation and physical facilities of the Legislature; and assignment of work to legislative committees when the Legislature is not in session. The Council also has responsibility for screening and approving requests to introduce legislation after cloture (after deadline bills) in any legislative session and exercises this same role for all bill requests prior to their introduction in the second regular session and all special sessions.

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You can also contact me at my home:

2 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333

When the Legislature is in session, you can leave a message for me by calling the State House Message Phone: (800) 423-2900 or the State House TDD Line: Relay 711.