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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
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
April 16, 2014 Sens. Collins & King, Reps. Michaud & Pingree Praise New Funding Award for Southern Maine Planning & Development Commission
April 15, 2014 Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes Solicitations Under Scrutiny
April 14, 2014 "Lessons Learned from Lac-Megantic Disaster"
April 14, 2014 Senator Collins Announces $1 Million For Maine Ferry Service Improvements
April 10, 2014 Letter to Cheryl LaFleur, Acting Chair of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Quick Review of Natural Gas Project to Reduce Energy Prices
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Rail Safety
April 8, 2014 Senators Collins, King Announce $1.9 Million for Front Street Renovation in Belfast
April 8, 2014 Fischer, Collins, Ayotte, Murkowski Offer Amendment to Help Address Gender Pay Discrimination
April 7, 2014 Letter to Thomas Carper, Chairman and Tom Coburn, Ranking Member of Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Security Clearance Background Checks
April 7, 2014 Blog: "Washington Should Help, Not Hinder, Maine's Craft Brewing Industry"
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 3, 2014 Sens. Collins, Donnelly Applaud House Passage of Bipartisan 40 Hours Bill
April 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 2, 2014 Senators Collins, King Announce Support for Declassification of Intelligence Committee Report on CIA Detention & Interrogation Program
April 2, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Mary Landrieu, and Daniel Coats - Strong Support for Firefighters
April 1, 2014 Senator Collins Praises Passage of Bipartisan Mental Health Provision
April 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Re-Nominate Lafleur As FERC Commissioner
March 31, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Consider Impact of Proposed Rule on Farmers, Small Brewers
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 31, 2014 Collins, King Work to Ensure Continued Access to Affordable Housing
March 27, 2014 Collins, King Announce Research Funding To Benefit Fishing Industry in Maine
March 27, 2014 Statement on Senate Unemployment Insurance Vote
March 27, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of US Environmental Protection Agency - Concern with EPA's Proposed Wood Stove Rules
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Aging - Preventing Medicare Fraud
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Aging - Preventing Medicare Fraud
March 26, 2014 Senate Aging Committee Examines Ways to Prevent Medicare Fraud, Protect American Taxpayers
March 25, 2014 Collins, King Announce More Than $11 Million for Maine Fish and Wildlife Conservation Efforts
March 21, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman Committee on Finance and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member Committee on Finance - Include Extensions of Investment Tax Credit and Production Tax Credit for Wind Energy in Upcoming Tax-Extenders Package
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 18, 2014 Following Review of Navy Yard Shootings, Collins-McCaskill Renew Call for Overhaul of Security Clearance Process
March 14, 2014 Navy Exercises Contract Option for Bath Iron Works to Build Additional DDG-51
March 14, 2014 Blog: The Need for Affordable and Safe Child Care
March 13, 2014 Senator Collins Supports Passage of Child Care and Development Block Grant Reauthorization Act
March 13, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the Senate - Confront Abusive Patent Trolls, Support Main Street Businesses
March 11, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development - Collins, King Work to Ensure Continued Access to Affordable Housing
March 11, 2014 Hearing of the Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Development Committee - Finding the Right Capital Regulations for Insurers
March 11, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on Feinstein's Remarks on CIA
March 10, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 7, 2014 GOP Senators Announce Fully Paid-for, Five-Month Unemployment Insurance Proposal
March 7, 2014 Blog: The Farm Bill: A Missed Opportunity
March 6, 2014 GOP Senators Announce Fully Paid-for, Five-Month Unemployment Insurance Proposal
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
March 5, 2014 Wicker Leads Bipartisan Effort Condemning Russian Aggression in Ukraine
March 5, 2014 Taxpayer Protection Act of 2014
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - Income Security and the Elderly: Securing Gains made in the War on Poverty
March 5, 2014 Army Corps of Engineers Allocates $3 Million to Dredge Royal River
March 4, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on Situation in Ukraine
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