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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 12/07/1952
Birth Place: Caribou, ME
Home City: Bangor, ME
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 2, 2014 WAGM TV - Maine Senator Susan Collins Tours Small Businesses Throughout Aroostook County
May 28, 2014 Collins, King Announce Greater Portland Region Selected Among 12 "Manufacturing Communities" by the U.S. Department of Commerce
April 25, 2014 Senators Collins and King Announce Pentagon Will Ensure Athletic Footwear for New Recruits is American-Made
April 16, 2014 Sens. Collins & King, Reps. Michaud & Pingree Praise New Funding Award for Southern Maine Planning & Development Commission
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
Feb. 14, 2014 Blog: Encore Entrepreneurs: Seniors Starting Businesses and Creating Jobs
Feb. 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - In Search of a Second Act: The Challenges & Advantages of Senior Entrepreneurship
Feb. 12, 2014 Sens. Collins, King & Rep. Michaud Statement on Meeting with Cate Street Regarding Great Northern Paper Mill
Feb. 12, 2014 Senate Aging Committee Holds Hearing on Challenges and Opportunities for Senior Entrepreneurs
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 7, 2014 Blog: Jobs at Wages Americans Deserve
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Small Business Tax Certainty and Growth Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Collins, King Announce Trade Adjustment Assistance Approved for Workers from Lincoln Paper and Tissue
Dec. 12, 2013 Manchin Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Eliminate Corn Ethanol Mandate
Dec. 11, 2013 Sen. Collins' Committee Explores Ways to Improve Rx Drug Info Given to Consumers
Dec. 6, 2013 E-Newsletter: December 6, 2013
Nov. 19, 2013 Senator Collins Introduces Bill to Cut Federal Government Red Tape, Promote Job Growth
Oct. 21, 2013 Senators Congratulate Young Maine Entrepreneur
Oct. 7, 2013 Weekly Column: "Supporting Maine's Manufacturing Sector"
Aug. 13, 2013 Collins Statement on Proposed American Airlines-US Airways Merger
Aug. 2, 2013 Senate Passes FOR VETS Act
July 29, 2013 U.S. Trade Representative Visits New Balance at Request of Maine Congressional Delegation
July 25, 2013 Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Collins' Amendment to Increase Oversight of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
July 16, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on Vote to Consider Nominee to Lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
July 15, 2013 Senator Collins Announces $579,000 Economic Development Grant to Create Jobs in Bangor
July 10, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
June 19, 2013 Senators Collins, Donnelly Propose Bipartisan Change to Health Care Law to Address Growing Concern
May 23, 2013 Portman, Pryor Renew Push to Reduce Red Tape on Job Creators
May 23, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 23, 2013 Collins, King Introduce Bill to Support Domestic Footwear Manufacturing
May 6, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on Senate Passage of Marketplace Fairness Act
May 6, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act Of 2013
April 25, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013
April 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Footwear Made in U.S.A.
Dec. 28, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, Klobuchar, Collins Urge Administration to Crack Down on Unfair Canadian Trade Practices in the Paper Market
July 18, 2012 Supporting America's Footwear Industry
May 24, 2012 Veterans: Murray, Collins, Michaud Applaud Veterans Homes Fix in Military Construction Spending Bill
May 16, 2012 Senator Collins Provision Protecting Federal Contracting from Politics Passes Committee
April 25, 2012 Senate Passes Senator Collins' Postal Reform Bill
April 16, 2012 Matt Rutherford's Solo Sail
March 26, 2012 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee and Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee
Dec. 19, 2011 A Bipartisan Plan to Create Jobs and Opportunity
Sept. 9, 2011 Senator Collins Calls for "Time Out" from Burdensome Federal Regulations
Aug. 5, 2011 Weekly Column - Reducing Unsustainable Debt Must be a Priority
July 20, 2011 Senators Assess Impact of Regulations
July 20, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Federal Regulation: A Review of Legislative Proposals, Part II
June 23, 2011 Senator Collins' Bill Would Cut Red Tape for Small Business
June 16, 2011 Economic Development Revitalization Act of 2011
May 26, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
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