Born and raised in a Maine working class Franco-American family, Bruce is the son of a teacher and nurse. He worked a factory night shift and earned scholarships to attend college, married his hometown sweetheart, and then tragedy struck. Bruce lost his wife when their son was a toddler.
He raised Sam mostly as a single dad juggling job and family. Bruce spent decades creating hundreds of jobs, and helped manage pensions for workers at Bath Iron Works. He served as Maine’s Treasurer, recommended by Gov LePage, and as our Congressman fighting for Maine.