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  1. The yeas and nays: How Maine's congressional representatives voted this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, heads towards the Senate chamber to vote on amendments to a bill to authorize the Keystone XL pipeline on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 21. U.S. Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, listens to students during a tour of the University of Southern Maine's cyber security laboratory in Portland in this 2014 BDN file photo. Buy Photo This wasn't a busy week on Capitol Hill.

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  2. Is Susan Collins planning to run for governor in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... two U.S. Senate seats. The measure - not yet scheduled for a public hearing - is fueling speculation U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican, is eyeing a bid for the Maine governor's office in 2018, two years shy of her current and fourth Senate term, ...

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  3. Collins, Special Committee on Aging examine retirement issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    The Senate Special Committee on Aging, led by Chairman Susan Collins and Ranking Member Claire McCaskill, held a hearing Thursday to examine how prepared Americans are for retirement. The hearing, " Bridging the Gap: How Prepared are Americans for Retirement?," drew witnesses that included Maine Savings FCU official Rob Carmichael and Jean Chatzky, financial journalist and financial editor for NBC's Today Show "The issue of retirement security is of great importance not only to those in or nearing retirement, but also to all Americans who hope to enjoy their retirement years without fearing they will run out of money and fall into poverty," said Collins in a press release.

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  4. Maria Shriver; Wipe Out Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... out. And you will learn all kinds of things about your cognitive health in the process. Deb Nicholson: Senator Susan Collins , the Main Republican who chairs the Senate Special Committee on Aging, had commented in a recent article that appeared in ...

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  5. Iran letter lands author Tom Cotton in hot water. Is he next 'Hanoi Jane'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to override a presidential veto of any legislation targeting an Iran nuclear deal. Even fellow Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine said she declined to sign the letter because she failed to see its purpose - since she does not believe for a ...

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  6. Daily Brief: What does Susan Collins have in common with Cyndi Lauper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Good morning from Maine's capital, where the House and Senate are convening this morning and committees are scheduled throughout the afternoon. The focus on animals this legislative session continues today with a bill, sponsored by Rep. Kimberly Monaghan, D-Cape Elizabeth, that would prohibit the sale of dogs and cats in pet shops unless they were born and raised in the pet shop.

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  7. Will the clock run out on efforts to end violence against women globally?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Hill

    ... lawmakers are taking action. Under the leadership of Sens. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) and Chris Gibson (R-N.Y.), alongside an impressive lineup of members on both sides of ...

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  8. Time for a real budget discussion in Augusta, pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... ampaigns over the years, including for Peter Mills for Governor in 2006. He previously worked for U.S. Senator Susan Collins and House Republican Leader Josh Tardy.

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  9. Central Maine teen visits Washington as part of Hearst U.S. Senate Youth ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    A Lewston High School student is spending a week in Washington D.C. as part of the Hearst United States Youth Senate program. Muna Mohamed talked about her experiences so far, which included meeting U.S. Sen. Susan Collins.

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  10. Sen. Leahy's Human Trafficking Bill Being Discussed in US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | WVNY

    Senator Patrick Leahy's human trafficking bill is being discussed in the Senate. Leahy and Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins filed an amendment.

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  11. a Barbara Mikulski: A retiring Senator who was never retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | CBS News

    ... box to do it, that's what she does. She's developed strong across-the-aisle friendships with Republicans like Susan Collins of Maine and former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson of Texas, and when she became the first woman to head the powerful Senate ...

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  12. MomentumTO Their Eternal ShameRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... ads may also have a backlash effect: voters see only the dirt being thrown. Sens. Norman Coleman (R-Minn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) are among leading Republicans who have themselves attacked the McCain attack ads. "They don't serve John McCain ...

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  13. Republican leaders skip Selma eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | CBS News

    ... Tim Scott, R-South Carolina, who is a co-host for the trip and the only African American in the Senate, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, will make the trip. Georgia Congressman John Lewis, who was in Selma 50 years ago , ...

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  14. Tim Scott reflects on a progressa on eve of historic Selma civil rights marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... the passage of the Voting Rights Act. Co-sponsors of the resolution are Sens. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.; Susan Collins, R-Maine; Chris Coons, D-Del.; Joe Donnelly, D-Ind.; Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii; Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.; Rob Portman, R-Ohio; ...

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  15. Senate President Speaks to Next Generation's Leaders at "Girls' Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Republican Journal

    ... ent Thibodeau spoke to them about Maine's trailblazing women, such as Margaret Chase Smith, Olympia Snowe, and Susan Collins who have represented Maine proudly in the United States Congress.

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  16. More than 300 Republicans ask Supreme Court to back gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    (USA TODAY) -- Sen. Susan Collins, Sen. Mark Kirk and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker are among 300 Republicans who signed onto a friend of the court brief at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage. The high court has scheduled April 28 for ...

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  17. Major GOPers ask Supreme Court to back gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | USA Today

    Sen. Susan Collins, Sen. Mark Kirk and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker are among 300 Republicans who signed onto a friend of the court brief at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage. Major GOPers ask Supreme Court to back gay marriage Sen. Susan Collins, Sen. Mark Kirk and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker are among 300 Republicans who signed onto a friend of the court brief at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage.

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  18. 300 GOP figures back gay marriage in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Hill

    A group of more than 300 prominent Republican, including Sens. Mark Kirk and Susan Collins , and philanthropist David Koch, filed a Supreme Court brief late Thursday calling for a federal right to gay marriage. In its amicus brief, the group argues that, while the signers are all conservatives, banning gay marriages is inconsistent with constitutional requirements of equal protection and due process, and with the "properly limited role of government."

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  19. Maine senators, LePage seek federal aid for winter storm costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Maine Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King are joining Republican Gov. Paul LePage in urging the federal government to provide assistance to towns still grappling with the costs of the January blizzard. Collins and King are asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency to approve LePage's request to declare a major disaster and provide federal funding to Maine due to the snowstorm and flooding from Jan. 26 to 28. The senators say that it has been estimated that the storm caused more than $2.5 million in damage in Androscoggin, Cumberland, Sagadahoc and York Counties.

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  20. Rudy Giuliani, Susan Collins, Mark Kirk Ask Supreme Court To Strike Gay Marriage BansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | On Top Magazine

    Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Senators Susan Collins of Maine and Mark Kirk of Illinois are among the more than 300 Republicans who have signed on to an amicus brief urging the Supreme Court to strike down gay marriage bans. The highest court on Thursday announced that it would hear a case challenging bans in four states - Ohio, Tennessee, Michigan and Kentucky - on April 28, with a ruling expected in June.

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