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Susan Collins' Public Statements

Full Name: Susan M. Collins
Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 12/07/1952
Birth Place: Caribou, ME
Home City: Bangor, ME
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Ten Point Energy Plan
Aug. 14, 2014 Letter to Senator Mikulski, Senator Shelby, Senator Udall, and Senator Johanns - Stop Postal Service Cuts
Aug. 13, 2014 Collins, King Announce Grants for Three Maine Fire Departments
Aug. 12, 2014 Sens. Collins, King Announce Emergency Grant for Affected Great Northern Paper Workers
Aug. 11, 2014 Sens. Collins, King Announce More Than $4.7 Million in Grant Funds to Help End Veterans' Homelessness
Aug. 8, 2014 "Admitted or Not? The Effects of Hospital Observation Stays on Seniors"
Aug. 1, 2014 Cardin, Collins Lead Senate Recognition of Direct Support Professionals
July 31, 2014 Letter to Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - UN Response to the Conflict in Gaza
July 30, 2014 Bring Jobs Home Act
July 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - Admitted or Not? The Impact of Medicare Observation Status on Seniors
July 30, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 30, 2014 Boxer, Collins Introduce Legislation to Improve Training for Military Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners
July 29, 2014 Collins, King Announce Over $5 Million Grant for Head Start Projects in Maine
July 29, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on Confirmation of Bob McDonald as VA Secretary
July 29, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on Senate Passage of Highway Trust Fund Legislation
July 28, 2014 Senator Collins Lauds ARCH Extension Included in VA Reform Bill
July 25, 2014 Lac-Megantic One Year Later: Improving Oil-Train Safety
July 23, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on Administration's Rail Safety Standards
July 23, 2014 Leahy, Collins Introduce Bipartisan Runaway And Homeless Youth And Trafficking Prevention Act
July 23, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 22, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on 10th Anniversary of 9/11 Commission Report
July 21, 2014 Senator Collins Meets With VA Secretary-Nominee
July 18, 2014 Weekly Column: "Hanging Up on Phone Scams"
July 18, 2014 Release: Sen. Collins Lauds NTSB Participation In Investigation of Downed Malaysian Airliner
July 17, 2014 Senate Declares August 7th, 2014 as National Lighthouse and Lighthouse Preservation Day
July 16, 2014 King, Collins, Schumer Introduce Resolution to Designate August 7th, 2014 as National Lighthouse and Lighthouse Preservation Day
July 16, 2014 Congress Sends Legislation to Ensure Public Safety, Care for Animals to White House
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - Hanging Up on Phone Scams: Progress and Potential Solutions to This Scourge
July 16, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell, Senate Republican Leader, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations - Bring the FY 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill to a Floor Vote
July 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Development of ICBM
July 14, 2014 Boothbay Register - Protecting the Integrity of Medicare
July 14, 2014 Senate Hearing to Examine Rise in Grandparent Scams
July 10, 2014 Sens. Collins, Udall Introduce Amendment Praising Accomplishments, Calling for Reauthorization of Land Water Conservation Fund
July 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment
July 10, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 9, 2014 Senate Confirms Former Colby President as Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities
July 9, 2014 Senator Susan Collins Helps Mark Newport Bicentennial
July 9, 2014 Collins For Senator to Report More Than $5.4 Million Raised
July 9, 2014 Executive Session
July 8, 2014 Maine to Receive More Than $421,000 for Parks, Outdoor Recreation Through Land and Water Conservation Fund
July 8, 2014 Shaheen, Collins Introduce Amendment to Expand Access to National Parks For Disabled Veterans
July 2, 2014 WAGM TV - Maine Senator Susan Collins Tours Small Businesses Throughout Aroostook County
June 27, 2014 Job Training Provides New Economic Opportunities
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 26, 2014 Collins, Murphy to Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Address Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
June 26, 2014 Collins, King Announce $4.85 Million for Workforce Training in Maine
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
June 26, 2014 Senators Collins, King Announce More Than $230,000 Grant for Land Conservation in Falmouth
June 25, 2014 Senator Collins Lauds Passage of Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act
June 25, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - The State of Play: Brain Injuries and Diseases of Aging
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