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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

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
March 11, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement on Feinstein's Remarks on CIA
Jan. 27, 2014 Honoring Margaret Chase Smith
Jan. 14, 2014 Collins, King Congratulate Maine 2014 Senate Youth Program Delegates
Dec. 12, 2013 Senator Collins Receives "Legislator of the Year Award" from Congressional Fire Services Institute
Nov. 21, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on Vote Against Changing Senate Rules
July 16, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on Agreement to Avert "Nuclear Option"
Jan. 24, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on Senate Rule Changes
Sept. 24, 2012 Bill to Prevent Abuse of Government Charge Cards on Way to President's Desk
July 31, 2012 Schumer, Alexander, Lieberman, Collins Announce House Passage of Bipartisan Deal to Streamline Senate Confirmation Process--Legislation Now Heads to President's Desk
June 29, 2012 Six Bills to Improve Government Performance Approved by Committee
April 10, 2012 Congress Should Play by the Same Rules
March 21, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
March 14, 2012 Congresssional Reform for the 21st Century
Feb. 27, 2012 Making the Senate Work
March 31, 2011 In Final Piece to Bipartisan Deal Reforming Senate Rules, Schumer, Alexander, Lieberman, Collins Unveil Bill to Streamline Senate Confirmation Process
March 2, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - "Eliminating the Bottlenecks: Streamlining the Nominations Process"
Jan. 27, 2011 Resolution to End Secret Holds Overwhelmingly Passes the Senate
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Congressional Leadership Regarding Bipartisan Seating at the State of the Union Address
Jan. 5, 2011 Wyden, Grassley, McCaskill, Collins Introduce Resolution to End Secret Holds
Oct. 11, 2010 Governing Across the Divide
June 21, 2010 Letter To Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker
May 21, 2010 Conscience and Courage: Honoring the Legacy of Senator Margaret Chase Smith
Dec. 24, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Sept. 9, 2009 Executive Session
April 28, 2009 Senator Collins' Statement on Senator Specter's Decision to Switch Parties
Jan. 26, 2009 Senator Collins to Oppose Treasury Secretary Nominee's Confirmation
March 5, 2008 CPSC Reform Act
June 13, 2007 Washington Post: A Fair Vote
June 4, 2007 Honoring Senator Ted Stevens
Jan. 19, 2007 Senate Passes Lobbying Reform Legislation
Jan. 19, 2007 Senate Passes Lobbying Reform Legislation
Jan. 19, 2007 "Restoring Faith in Congress"
Jan. 18, 2007 Legislative Transparency And Accountability Act of 2007
Jan. 18, 2007 Office Of Public Integrity
Jan. 16, 2007 Legislative Transparency And Accountability Act of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Senator Collins Renews Efforts For Lobbying Reform, Supports Independent Ethics Review
Jan. 5, 2007 Senator Collins' Statement On 110th Congress
Dec. 29, 2006 Senator Collins Finishes 10th Year In U.S. Senate With Perfect Voting Record
Dec. 6, 2006 Senator Collins, Mccain Make Renewed Call For Lobbying Reform
March 28, 2006 Lobbying and Rules Reform
March 28, 2006 Legislative Tranparency and Accountability Act of 2006--Continued
March 9, 2006 Lobbying Reform
March 9, 2006 Senator Collins' Statement on Today's Lobbying Reform Vote
March 8, 2006 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2006--Continued
March 3, 2006 Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Approves By 12-1 Collins-Lieberman Lobbying Reform Bill
Feb. 23, 2006 Bipartisan Working Group on Lobbying Reform Announce Agreement on Areas to be Included in Reform Legislation
Nov. 18, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 23, 2005 Senator Collins, Centrists, Announce Compromise to Protect Filibuster, Ensure Votes for Judicial Nominees, Avert Senate Shutdown
Dec. 23, 2004 Joint Statement by Senators Patrick Leahy, Gordon Smith and Susan Collins, and Congressmen Bill Delahunt and Ray LaHood The Innocence Protection Act
Oct. 4, 2004 Conclusion of Morning Business
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