Margaret Chase Smith

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Black Press USA
Hillary Clinton Stands on the Shoulders of Shirley ChisholmPresidential candidate, she is not the first. Victoria Woodhull ran as the cand
Hillary Clinton Stands on the Shoulders of Shirley Chisholm
Black Press USA / Posted 3 days ago
Presidential candidate, she is not the first. Victoria Woodhull ran as the candidate for the Equal Rights Party in 1872. Margaret Chase Smith challenged Barry Goldwater for the Republican nomination in 1964. More recently, Pat Schroeder in 1988... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine's drug overdose death totals 'soar'of 2016, records indicate 189 Maine death's attributable to drug overdoses. Th
Maine's drug overdose death totals 'soar'
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
of 2016, records indicate 189 Maine death's attributable to drug overdoses. The report said Dr. Marcella Sorg of the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center said these numbers represents a 50% increase over the same six-month period last... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine's drug overdose death totals 'soar'of 2016, records indicate 189 Maine death's attributable to drug overdoses. Th
Maine's drug overdose death totals 'soar'
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
of 2016, records indicate 189 Maine death's attributable to drug overdoses. The report said Dr. Marcella Sorg of the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center said these numbers represents a 50% increase over the same six-month period last... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Northwood’s Stafford Dinner hosts hospitality industry leader Quiseng | January 2, 2011creative thinking and innovation development. International education is offere
Northwood’s Stafford Dinner hosts hospitality industry leader Quiseng | January 2, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
creative thinking and innovation development. International education is offered through study abroad and in Program Centers in Switzerland, China, Malaysia and Sri Lanka. Northwood University also operates the Margaret Chase Smith Library in M... Read more
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Salon.com
Trading places: If the Democrats are now a coastal elite party and the GOP are the populists, Trump is only the beginningsupported the party of Lincoln. It’s not coincidental that the first woman to b
Trading places: If the Democrats are now a coastal elite party and the GOP are the populists, Trump is only the beginning
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
supported the party of Lincoln. It’s not coincidental that the first woman to be elected to both houses of Congress (Margaret Chase Smith) and the first African-American elected to the Senate (Edward Brooke) were both New England... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine DOE approves funding for two schoolsMatt Nelson and superintendent David Theoharides said they are considering usin
Maine DOE approves funding for two schools
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
Matt Nelson and superintendent David Theoharides said they are considering using the funding to build a new wing to the Margaret Chase Smith elementary school. That would allow students from Lafayette, and Emerson elementary, which closed three... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine DOE approves funding for two schoolsMatt Nelson and superintendent David Theoharides said they are considering usin
Maine DOE approves funding for two schools
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
Matt Nelson and superintendent David Theoharides said they are considering using the funding to build a new wing to the Margaret Chase Smith elementary school. That would allow students from Lafayette, and Emerson elementary, which closed three... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine DOE approves funding for two schoolsMatt Nelson and superintendent David Theoharides said they are considering usin
Maine DOE approves funding for two schools
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
Matt Nelson and superintendent David Theoharides said they are considering using the funding to build a new wing to the Margaret Chase Smith elementary school. That would allow students from Lafayette, and Emerson elementary, which closed three... Read more
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Boston Globe
With Trump rebuke, Susan Collins puts spotlight on New England Republicanscritical to healing the divisions in our country.” Her words were a clear para
With Trump rebuke, Susan Collins puts spotlight on New England Republicans
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
critical to healing the divisions in our country.” Her words were a clear parallel to her political idol, former senator Margaret Chase Smith, who in 1950 issued a “Declaration of Conscience” to say she could no longer stay silent against... Read more
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Boston Globe
Susan Collins and her ‘Declaration of Conscience’ momentOn the Senate floor in 1950, US Senator Margaret Chase Smith of Maine delivered
Susan Collins and her ‘Declaration of Conscience’ moment
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
On the Senate floor in 1950, US Senator Margaret Chase Smith of Maine delivered a speech in which she said that as a Republican, she could no longer stay silent against McCarthyism. It was her “Declaration of Conscience,” which she circulated as a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
After ceremony, new citizen says, ‘I want to vote to determine my future’were there. Husbands, wives, children, friends, neighbors and co-workers gather
After ceremony, new citizen says, ‘I want to vote to determine my future’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
were there. Husbands, wives, children, friends, neighbors and co-workers gathered in the third floor courtroom in the Margaret Chase Smith Federal Building to be part of the ceremony. “By taking that oath of citizenship, you have become as... Read more
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York Daily Record
Like Hillary or not, savor 1st female nomineethe 19th Amendment extended voting rights to all women. It was not until 1949
Like Hillary or not, savor 1st female nominee
York Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
the 19th Amendment extended voting rights to all women. It was not until 1949 that the first woman entered the Senate, but Margaret Chase Smith, a Republican, had been appointed to complete her husband’s term. Later, she was elected in her own... Read more
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MLive.com
13 women who ran for president before Hillary ClintonHampshire, Illinois, Massachusetts, Texas, and Oregon, among others, and had 27
13 women who ran for president before Hillary Clinton
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
Hampshire, Illinois, Massachusetts, Texas, and Oregon, among others, and had 27 first-ballot votes at the Republican National Convention. Smith removed herself from contention after the first ballot. Photo courtesy of the Margaret Chase Smith Libr... Read more
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NJ.com
13 women who ran for president before Hillary ClintonHampshire, Illinois, Massachusetts, Texas, and Oregon, among others, and had 27
13 women who ran for president before Hillary Clinton
NJ.com / Posted 30 days ago
Hampshire, Illinois, Massachusetts, Texas, and Oregon, among others, and had 27 first-ballot votes at the Republican National Convention. Smith removed herself from contention after the first ballot. Photo courtesy of the Margaret Chase Smith Libr... Read more
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Philly.com
How do you talk to your kids about Hillary Clinton?Woodhull, a leader in the woman's suffrage movement, was the first female candi
How do you talk to your kids about Hillary Clinton?
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
Woodhull, a leader in the woman's suffrage movement, was the first female candidate for President of the U.S. in 1872. Margaret Chase Smith ran for the Republican nomination for the presidency in 1964. Shirley Chisholm vied for the Democratic... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Hillary on the marchhonest, were embarrassing placeholders. But others were tireless public servant
Hillary on the march
Rutland Herald / Posted 30 days ago
honest, were embarrassing placeholders. But others were tireless public servants. The greatest, pre-Hillary, may have been Margaret Chase Smith, whose husband, Clyde, was a Republican representative from Maine. (According to Ellen Fitzpatrick�s... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
First female presidential candidate was actually from Ohiohad it not been for the 1964 Republican National Convention. Claflin was watch
First female presidential candidate was actually from Ohio
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 30 days ago
had it not been for the 1964 Republican National Convention. Claflin was watching when announcers allegedly credited Margaret Chase Smith with being the first female presidential candidate. “And my dad says, ‘No, no, no. Your relative... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
First female presidential candidate was actually from Ohiohad it not been for the 1964 Republican National Convention. Claflin was watch
First female presidential candidate was actually from Ohio
WKYC Cleveland / Posted a month ago
had it not been for the 1964 Republican National Convention. Claflin was watching when announcers allegedly credited Margaret Chase Smith with being the first female presidential candidate. “And my dad says ‘no, no, no.’ Your relative... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Gail Collins: Savor Hillary's historic moment before we rush onhonest, were embarrassing placeholders. But others were tireless public servant
Gail Collins: Savor Hillary's historic moment before we rush on
Dallas Morning News / Posted a month ago
honest, were embarrassing placeholders. But others were tireless public servants. The greatest, pre-Hillary, may have been Margaret Chase Smith, whose husband, Clyde, was a Republican representative from Maine. (According to Ellen Fitzpatrick's... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Gail Collins: Savor Hillory's historic moment before we rush onhonest, were embarrassing placeholders. But others were tireless public servant
Gail Collins: Savor Hillory's historic moment before we rush on
Dallas Morning News / Posted a month ago
honest, were embarrassing placeholders. But others were tireless public servants. The greatest, pre-Hillary, may have been Margaret Chase Smith, whose husband, Clyde, was a Republican representative from Maine. (According to Ellen Fitzpatrick's... Read more

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