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Bangor Daily News
Feds to offer advice, millions in grants to boost economy in wake of mill closuresDevelopment Assessment Team deployment came in the wake of the 2010 BP oil spil
Feds to offer advice, millions in grants to boost economy in wake of mill closures
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Development Assessment Team deployment came in the wake of the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. King, U.S. Sen Susan Collins and U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin joined U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Matt... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England, according to the convention delegatesof Maine, home of rugged coastlines, beautiful forests, pristine lakes; home of
New England, according to the convention delegates
Boston Globe / Posted 20 hours ago
of Maine, home of rugged coastlines, beautiful forests, pristine lakes; home of Republican Governor Paul LePage, Senator Susan Collins, and Congressman Bruce Poliquin; a state that only has one remaining Democratic federal elected official; a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Feds to contribute $10.5M to replace Beals Island bridgethe bridge that connects this Washington County island community to Jonesport,
Feds to contribute $10.5M to replace Beals Island bridge
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the bridge that connects this Washington County island community to Jonesport, according to federal officials. Sen. Susan Collins indicated Tuesday in a statement that the U.S. Department of Transportation will award $10,525,000 in federal... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Feds to pay $10M to aid Beals Island bridge replacementDepartment of Transportation will give more than $10 million to help replace th
Feds to pay $10M to aid Beals Island bridge replacement
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Department of Transportation will give more than $10 million to help replace the Beals Island Bridge in Jonesport. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, announced the funding on Tuesday after she was notified of it by DOT. Collins had... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Feds to pay $10M to aid Beals Island bridge replacementDepartment of Transportation will give more than $10 million to help replace th
Feds to pay $10M to aid Beals Island bridge replacement
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
Department of Transportation will give more than $10 million to help replace the Beals Island Bridge in Jonesport. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, announced the funding on Tuesday after she was notified of it by DOT. Collins had... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
NH, others excel at electing womenand Republican U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, who also started in the House before wi
NH, others excel at electing women
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
and Republican U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, who also started in the House before winning election to the Senate. Republican Susan Collins, first elected in 1996, is the third Maine woman to serve in the Senate. While Vermont has not sent any women... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bangor firefighter honored for his servicecommunity leaders and fellow firefighters at Bangor City Hall. State leaders a
Bangor firefighter honored for his service
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
community leaders and fellow firefighters at Bangor City Hall. State leaders and representatives from Sens. Angus King and Susan Collins' offices were also in attendance. “As I stand here representing all of the fire service of the state of Maine,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bangor firefighter honored for his serviceleaders,and fellow firefighters at Bangor City Hall. State leaders and represe
Bangor firefighter honored for his service
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
leaders,and fellow firefighters at Bangor City Hall. State leaders and representatives from Sen. Angus King and Sen. Susan Collins offices were also in attendance. “As I stand here representing all of the fire service of the state of Maine,... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Protecting Seniors from Fraud, the Senior Safe Actfrom saving their customers from being the victims of fraud. That’s why I’ve t
Protecting Seniors from Fraud, the Senior Safe Act
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 4 days ago
from saving their customers from being the victims of fraud. That’s why I’ve teamed up with my friend, Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine, to write the Senior Safe Act. This bill would allow bank workers and financial professionals that... Read more
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Roll Call
Staying Power: Clinton is Ready for Her Balloon Dropto expedite payments to families of public safety officers killed in the 9/11 a
Staying Power: Clinton is Ready for Her Balloon Drop
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
to expedite payments to families of public safety officers killed in the 9/11 attacks; Thad Cochran of Mississippi and Susan Collins of Maine to improve respite care; and Johnny Isakson of Georgia and John McCain of Arizona on an auto-safety... Read more
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The Seattle Times
U.S. pushes to extend border security to foreign airportsis now president of Ridge Global, a security consulting firm. Legislation writ
U.S. pushes to extend border security to foreign airports
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
is now president of Ridge Global, a security consulting firm. Legislation written by Sens. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and Susan Collins, R-Maine, would encourage the Department of Homeland Security to expand the preclearance program to the 38... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Sen. Collins still holding off on endorsing a presidential candidatePORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — The Republican National Convention is over, and
Sen. Collins still holding off on endorsing a presidential candidate
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — The Republican National Convention is over, and Sen. Susan Collins has not yet endorsed a presidential candidate. However, she believes Donald Trump's speech Thursday night was his best yet and is a step forward in the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Veterans gather for annual networking conferenceCOMMUNITY NETWORK WITH VETERANS AFFAIRS SECRETARY ROBERT MCDONALD. PROGRAMS THA
Veterans gather for annual networking conference
WMTW Portland / Posted 8 days ago
COMMUNITY NETWORK WITH VETERANS AFFAIRS SECRETARY ROBERT MCDONALD. PROGRAMS THAT PROVIDE MILITARY NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES. SUSAN COLLINS AND ANGUS KING, ALONG WITH BRUCE POLIQUIN MET THE EVENT. >> OUR DELEGATION HAS COME OF OUR MILITARY MEMBERS.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
VA Secretary says problems at Veterans Hospitals improvingVA’s problems are not all fixed yet. "Progress definitely has been made, but I
VA Secretary says problems at Veterans Hospitals improving
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
VA’s problems are not all fixed yet. "Progress definitely has been made, but I think we have a long ways to go," said Sen. Susan Collins. The senator cited problems hiring enough staff, and a lack of medical specialists among the shortcomings at... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
VA Secretary says problems at Veterans Hospitals improvingVA’s problems are not all fixed yet. "Progress definitely has been made, but I
VA Secretary says problems at Veterans Hospitals improving
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 days ago
VA’s problems are not all fixed yet. "Progress definitely has been made, but I think we have a long ways to go," said Sen. Susan Collins. The senator cited problems hiring enough staff, and a lack of medical specialists among the shortcomings at... Read more
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Roll Call
Failed but Not Forgotten, Linda McMahon Keeps Hand in GOPshe donated to a smattering of female and northeastern Republicans, including A
Failed but Not Forgotten, Linda McMahon Keeps Hand in GOP
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
she donated to a smattering of female and northeastern Republicans, including Arizona Rep. Martha McSally, Maine Sen. Susan Collins, New York Rep. Elise Stefanik and Massachusetts GOP candidate Richard Tisei. She’s also strongly supported GOP... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
George Mitchell optimistic about nation’s future despite mood of electoratethe conditions that give rise to these actions.” About 125 people, including a
George Mitchell optimistic about nation’s future despite mood of electorate
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
the conditions that give rise to these actions.” About 125 people, including all of Maine’s federal judges, U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King, court clerks, law clerks, local lawyers and Mitchell’s former staff attended the unveiling. His... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former senator George Mitchell optimistic about nation’s future despite mood of electoratethe conditions that give rise to these actions.” About 125 people, including a
Former senator George Mitchell optimistic about nation’s future despite mood of electorate
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
the conditions that give rise to these actions.” About 125 people, including all of Maine’s federal judges, U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King, court clerks, law clerks, local lawyers and Mitchell’s former staff attended the unveiling. His... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Recycling Center Closures Costing Consumers Millionsand put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied
Recycling Center Closures Costing Consumers Millions
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
and put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied the opportunity to get their refund," said Susan Collins, the group's president. "And we know that is affecting consumers to the tune of tens of millions of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hundreds of California recycling centers shut downand put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied
Hundreds of California recycling centers shut down
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
and put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied the opportunity to get their refund," said Susan Collins, the group's president. "And we know that is affecting consumers to the tune of tens of millions of... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Recycling Center Closures Costing Consumers Millionsand put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied
Recycling Center Closures Costing Consumers Millions
NBC Bay Area / Posted 10 days ago
and put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied the opportunity to get their refund," said Susan Collins, the group's president. "And we know that is affecting consumers to the tune of tens of millions of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Over a fifth of state's recycling centers close amid plummeting pricesand put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied
Over a fifth of state's recycling centers close amid plummeting prices
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
and put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied the opportunity to get their refund,” said Susan Collins, the group’s president. “And we know that is affecting consumers to the tune of tens of millions of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hundreds of California recycling centers shut downand put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied
Hundreds of California recycling centers shut down
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
and put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied the opportunity to get their refund," said Susan Collins, the group's president. "And we know that is affecting consumers to the tune of tens of millions of... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Hundreds of California recycling centers shut downand put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied
Hundreds of California recycling centers shut down
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
and put containers in trash or recycling bins, those are people who were denied the opportunity to get their refund," said Susan Collins, the group's president. "And we know that is affecting consumers to the tune of tens of millions of... Read more
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Roll Call
Ron Johnson: The One Vulnerable Senator Who Didn't Stay AwayNational Committee. Johnson’s change of heart was unexpected enough that one o
Ron Johnson: The One Vulnerable Senator Who Didn't Stay Away
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
National Committee. Johnson’s change of heart was unexpected enough that one of his closer collaborators in the Senate, Susan Collins of Maine, said “that sounds like it must be a rumor” even after the Trump campaign unveiled its roster of... Read more
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ABC News
For Trump's Convention, Quiet Parties and Sluggish FundraisingCross Blue Shield and AFLAC among others, was not crowded and emptied out well
For Trump's Convention, Quiet Parties and Sluggish Fundraising
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
Cross Blue Shield and AFLAC among others, was not crowded and emptied out well before the planned 2 a.m. closing. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, left the event after briefly touring the music exhibits. As for the whereabouts of so many... Read more
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Roll Call
Republicans Blame Obama for Cop Killings at Their Own Perilshootings of police officers should work in Donald Trump’s favor. “I would gue
Republicans Blame Obama for Cop Killings at Their Own Peril
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
shootings of police officers should work in Donald Trump’s favor. “I would guess that it probably is to his benefit,” Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said. “He’s been a very strong supporter of law enforcement, and he has also emphasized a stronger... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor airport gets license to refuel foreign flights serving Cubait to provide refueling and other services to foreign flights to and from Cuba,
Bangor airport gets license to refuel foreign flights serving Cuba
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
it to provide refueling and other services to foreign flights to and from Cuba, according to an announcement by Sen. Susan Collins on Monday. Collins, chairman of the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations... Read more
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Slate
Most Republicans Who Accept Climate Science Aren’t Going to the Conventionand his running mate, Mike Pence, are climate science deniers—both have called
Most Republicans Who Accept Climate Science Aren’t Going to the Convention
Slate / Posted 11 days ago
and his running mate, Mike Pence, are climate science deniers—both have called climate change a “myth.” The one outlier is Susan Collins of Maine: She has the strongest pro-environment record among Senate Republicans and was the third GOP vote in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Backers of Maine GMO label law miffed at Congress compromisepass their own laws. Connecticut has a law similar in place. Maine's U.S. sena
Backers of Maine GMO label law miffed at Congress compromise
Bennington Banner / Posted 12 days ago
pass their own laws. Connecticut has a law similar in place. Maine's U.S. senators, independent Angus King and Republican Susan Collins, voted against the Senate bill, as did Vermont's senators, independent Bernie Sanders and Democrat Patrick... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Some Republicans Are Trying to Get Out of Going to Trump's Conventionrecently told reporters that he cannot possibly make the big event because, he
How Some Republicans Are Trying to Get Out of Going to Trump's Convention
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
recently told reporters that he cannot possibly make the big event because, he said, “I've got to mow my lawn.” Senator Susan Collins, by contrast, will be attending, although she has yet to make up her mind about backing Trump. And at least one... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Debate over guns more polarized than everbill — just as attempts to revive legislation have followed other recent mass s
Debate over guns more polarized than ever
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
bill — just as attempts to revive legislation have followed other recent mass shootings, though with little effect. Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, a moderate Republican, likened it to “Groundhog Day,” while Sen. Bill Nelson, a Democrat from... Read more
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WMTW Portland
TFAC: Top fundraiser brings thousands to MCFARE INJURED, WITH 25 ON LIFE SUPPORT. SPEAKING TODAY, PRESIDENT OBAMA VOWED TO
TFAC: Top fundraiser brings thousands to MCF
WMTW Portland / Posted 14 days ago
ARE INJURED, WITH 25 ON LIFE SUPPORT. SPEAKING TODAY, PRESIDENT OBAMA VOWED TO KEEP FIGHTI TERRORISTS WHILE MAINE SENATOR SUSAN COLLINS SAYS WE NEED A N APPROACH. >> WE HAVE SEEN SO MANY ATTACKS. IT IS CLEAR TO ME THAT WE NEED TO RECONSIDER THE... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
HUD inspects troubled apartmentssource close to the story told WESH 2 News that U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, (R) Flor
HUD inspects troubled apartments
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
source close to the story told WESH 2 News that U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, (R) Florida, made the request for the tour to Sen. Susan Collins, (R) Maine. Collins sits on the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development -... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekend debate was 84 yeas to 3 nays. The Senate subsequently passed, by voice vote
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
end debate was 84 yeas to 3 nays. The Senate subsequently passed, by voice vote, the motion to go to conference. Both Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine, were among the yeas. REAUTHORIZING THE FAA: The Senate has agreed to the... Read more
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JTA
Senate calls on Germany to do more for aging Holocaust survivorsof Germany to do more to meet the needs of aging Holocaust survivors. Sponsore
Senate calls on Germany to do more for aging Holocaust survivors
JTA / Posted 14 days ago
of Germany to do more to meet the needs of aging Holocaust survivors. Sponsored by U.S. Sens. Bill Nelson (D-Florida) and Susan Collins (R-Maine), the resolution that passed Thursday night follows a similar measure in the House meant to ensure... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘A glorified version of my basement’: Brewer’s new Mason’s Brewing Co. slow and steady for the best brewtimes, including getting financing and a delay in the federal licensing require
‘A glorified version of my basement’: Brewer’s new Mason’s Brewing Co. slow and steady for the best brew
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
times, including getting financing and a delay in the federal licensing required to open the brewery. Morley said U.S. Sen. Susan Collins played an important role in expediting the process to open the brewery. Collins even joined Brewer city... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Feds award Northern Maine Regional Airport $4.6 million for taxiway projectone of its hangers to meet requirements of the Americans With Disabilities Act.
Feds award Northern Maine Regional Airport $4.6 million for taxiway project
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
one of its hangers to meet requirements of the Americans With Disabilities Act. In a joint statement, Maine U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King said the federal funding will be an overall benefit. “Maine’s airports are vital pieces of our... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine DHHS gets money to deal with Zika virusof Health and Human Services is getting federal funding to bolster preparedness
Maine DHHS gets money to deal with Zika virus
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
of Health and Human Services is getting federal funding to bolster preparedness and response to the Zika virus. Sens. Susan Collins, a Republican, and Angus King, an Independent, say it's imperative to begin planning for the arrival of the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine DHHS gets money to deal with Zika virusof Health and Human Services is getting federal funding to bolster preparedness
Maine DHHS gets money to deal with Zika virus
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
of Health and Human Services is getting federal funding to bolster preparedness and response to the Zika virus. Sens. Susan Collins, a Republican, and Angus King, an Independent, say it's imperative to begin planning for the arrival of the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
July 10, 2016WEBSTER COUNTY Saturday Theft, fifth degree - Anthony Birkey, 40, 319 S. 18th
July 10, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 20 days ago
WEBSTER COUNTY Saturday Theft, fifth degree - Anthony Birkey, 40, 319 S. 18th St., $320. Theft, second-degree - Susan Collins, 46, Otho, preliminary hearing scheduled for July 22. Probation violation - Tanner Vandiver, 24, 1706 Third Ave. S.,... Read more
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Salon.com
No transparency in Washington: How Senate members get away with burying campaign financescampaign-finance reform bill: 45 members of the Senate, including such senior R
No transparency in Washington: How Senate members get away with burying campaign finances
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
campaign-finance reform bill: 45 members of the Senate, including such senior Republicans as Thad Cochran of Mississippi, Susan Collins of Maine, Rob Portman of Ohio and Chuck Grassley of Iowa, have signed on as cosponsors of the Senate Campaign... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Sen. Collins on recent gun violence, Trump meetingPORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Sen. Susan Collins spoke Friday about the count
Sen. Collins on recent gun violence, Trump meeting
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Sen. Susan Collins spoke Friday about the country's recent gun violence. "We need to have a return to a sense of community in this country," Collins said. "A sense where we care for one another, where we protect and... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Sen. Collins on recent gun violence, Trump meetingPORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Sen. Susan Collins spoke Friday about the count
Sen. Collins on recent gun violence, Trump meeting
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 21 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Sen. Susan Collins spoke Friday about the country's recent gun violence. "We need to have a return to a sense of community in this country," Collins said. "A sense where we care for one another, where we protect and... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootingsstate and its citizens. This and every day, we want you to make it home safely
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootings
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
state and its citizens. This and every day, we want you to make it home safely to your family and loved ones.” Senator Susan Collins: “I am deeply troubled by the appalling acts of violence in Dallas, Baton Rouge, and Minnesota. This has been a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekjudicial temperament, and he is prepared to do the work of a federal jurist.”
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
judicial temperament, and he is prepared to do the work of a federal jurist.” The vote was 92 yeas to 5 nays. Both Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine, were among the yeas. SANCTUARY CITIES AND FEDERAL GRANTS: The Senate has... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootingsstate and its citizens. This and every day, we want you to make it home safely
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootings
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 21 days ago
state and its citizens. This and every day, we want you to make it home safely to your family and loved ones.” Senator Susan Collins: “I am deeply troubled by the appalling acts of violence in Dallas, Baton Rouge, and Minnesota. This has been a... Read more
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The Atlantic
Kelly Ayotte's No-Win Situationaimed at closing the so-called “terror-gap” on gun purchases, she voted for bot
Kelly Ayotte's No-Win Situation
The Atlantic / Posted 21 days ago
aimed at closing the so-called “terror-gap” on gun purchases, she voted for both. Both failed. Ayotte then joined Senator Susan Collins in hawking a bipartisan compromise. It, too, failed. The Collins bill garnered enough support to ensure that it... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Advisers may get new tools to combat elder financial abusemost vulnerable." 'A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION' The legislation is a compan
Advisers may get new tools to combat elder financial abuse
Financial Planning.com / Posted 22 days ago
most vulnerable." 'A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION' The legislation is a companion bill to the Senate version, authored by Susan Collins (R-Maine), which is awaiting consideration by the Senate Banking Committee. Carolyn McClanahan, director of... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Renewable Power Market, Policy Changes, April 2016in Alaska, comprising a number of provisions critical to the state's future. Th
Global Renewable Power Market, Policy Changes, April 2016
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
in Alaska, comprising a number of provisions critical to the state's future. The bill passed with the US Senator for Maine Susan Collins' biomass amendment. Elsewhere, Iowa and Oregon Senators joined hands to assist in restoring funding for wind... Read more
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