News and Updates Today

The monthly meeting of the Somerset County Maine Democratic Party will be held on Wednesday, October 13th The Somerset County Maine Democratic Committee will be meeting virtually on October 13th, 2021 at 6:30pm. The meeting will end at 8pm promptly. Feel free to attend for the whole meeting or part of the meeting.  Zoom Information Launch Meeting – Zoom Attend the meeting by phone: Phone: 646-876-9923 Meeting ID: 865 0210 6121 Passcode: 175145

Women’s Rights in Jeopardy Today the Supreme Court upheld in a 5 to 4 majority to leave the Texas Abortion law in place that bans Abortion after 6 weeks.  This will allow anyone to sue/take to court anyone who assists someone in getting an abortion after 6 weeks.  As a Democrat I believe in a woman’s right to choose.  I personally do not believe in Abortion unless there is extreme circumstances such as rape and/or the mother’s life is in danger; however as a person who respects others beliefs I would never push my view on anyone or judge anyone.  In many cases woman do not even know that they are pregnant until after 6 weeks. Some women can continue to have their periods and so forth.  The country is moving backwards and more conservative in certain sections of the country. I am proud to live in a State such…

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We are going to be starting a newsletter that will go out monthly and as needed to provide updates and news. I would like to have volunteers that would be willing to create and add content to this letter. This email will be the first of many newsletters to come.  If you would like to volunteer or participate in the creation of our newsletters, please contact Robert M Hyer Jr at

Governor Mills Saves Jobs at Sappi Paper Mill Democratic Governor, Janet Mills intervenes and will not allow the dam on the Kennebec River to cause the paper mill Sappi runs to close. Sappi employs hundreds of employees across Somerset County and the region.

Website Back Up and Running Our site is currently under construction. During a server migration data was lost on our old website. Please be patient while we update and develop our new user friendly page. Please be aware content may be different from past page. We hope to have all information previously on our prior page here. If you would like to assist in developing this page please reach out to: Somerset County Chair – Robert M Hyer Jr at:  or  You can contact us through our contact page. Thank you for your patience. We hope to have content posted shortly regarding issues effecting Somerset County the State of Maine and the Democratic Party