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Maine lawmaker featured in "Time"

(NEWS CENTER) -- Maine Speaker of the House Hannah Pingree is listed in time's "40 Under 40", an article about rising young political stars.

In the "Time" article, Pingree, who is 33, says she's been able to earn her colleague's respect by proving she's smart and cares about the issues.

Hannah Pingree is the daughter of Maine Congresswoman Chellie Pingree.

Other young political up-and-comers included on the list are Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and George P. Bush, the son of former Florida Governor Jeb Bush.