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Representative Charles Skold
  Representing: Portland (Part)
District #119

Rep. Charles Skold is serving his first term in the Maine House of Representatives. He is a member of the Labor and Housing Committee.

In his professional life, Rep. Skold trains business leaders in the practice of negotiation. He has previously worked with educational organizations that equip municipal leaders with skills for cross-sector collaboration and worked in religious ministry as a college advisor.

An active member of his community, Rep. Skold volunteers with the Portland Climate Action Team, the St. Luke’s Public Policy and Environmental Action Team and Greater Portland Family Promise.

Rep. Skold lives in Portland and grew up in Freeport, where he graduated from high school in 2007. He graduated from Tufts University in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in political science and from Harvard University in 2019 with a master’s in theology and public administration.

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Rep. Skold is a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Labor and Housing.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Labor; wage and hour laws; working conditions, including health and safety; unemployment compensation; workers' compensation; labor relations; collective bargaining; private sector retirement; Workers’ Compensation Board; Maine Labor Relations Board; retirement eligibility and benefits for state and municipal employees, including teachers; judicial and legislative retirement systems; Maine Public Employees Retirement System; insulation; Maine State Housing Authority; landlord-tenant laws; affordable housing; homelessness; housing safety; building codes; public services.

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You can also contact me at my home:

59 State Street, Apt. 67
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 329-3838

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.