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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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 30, 2014 Boxer, Collins Introduce Legislation to Improve Training for Military Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners
July 23, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 18, 2014 Weekly Column: "Hanging Up on Phone Scams"
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - Hanging Up on Phone Scams: Progress and Potential Solutions to This Scourge
May 30, 2014 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administrator National Telecommunications & Information Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce - Regarding 911 System Update
May 22, 2014 Sens. Collins, Mikulski Applaud Decision to Place Boko Haram on International Terrorist List
May 20, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 13, 2014 Lawmakers Join All-Out Push to Combat Medicare Fraud
May 8, 2014 Kirk, Boxer, Menendez, Collins, Shaheen Introduce International Violence Against Women Act
May 8, 2014 Letter to Calvin L. Scovel III, Inspector General of the Department of Transportation - Regarding Sexual Assault at the Merchant Marine Academy
May 8, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Nigeria Kidnappings
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - Exploring the Perils of the Precious Metals Market
April 15, 2014 Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes Solicitations Under Scrutiny
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
Jan. 8, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Agencies Failed to Fully Implement Data Breach Policies
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate Passes the Fiscal Year 2014 National Defense Authorization Act with Important Provisions for Maine
Dec. 20, 2013 Sens. Warner, Collins, Kaine, & Grassley Legislation to Protect Military Whistleblowers Passes Congress
Dec. 6, 2013 Weekly Column - "New Anti-Fraud Hotline to Help Protect Seniors"
Nov. 21, 2013 Sens. Warner, Collins, Kaine & Grassley Introduce Legislation to Protect Military Whistleblowers
Nov. 19, 2013 Sexual Assault in the Military
Nov. 19, 2013 Mikulski, Collins Lead Bipartisan Group of Senate Women Speaking on Senate Floor Against Sexual Assault in the Military
Nov. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Joined by Survivors, Retired General, Advocates Kick Off Final Two-Week Push For Creating an Independent Military Justice System - Defense Bill Expected on The Floor Before Thanksgiving
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Oct. 11, 2013 Weekly Column: "October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month"
Sept. 27, 2013 Law Enforcement Officials Arrest Four Individuals in Connection with Jamaican Telephone Scam
July 23, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 18, 2013 U.S. News & World Report - Ending a Culture of Willful Denial
July 16, 2013 Rand Paul and Ted Cruz Join Gillibrand, Boxer, Grassley Effort to Create Independent, Non-Biased Military Justice System for Victims of Sexual Assault When Defense Bill Comes to Senate Floor This Month
May 23, 2013 Senator Blunt Joins Colleagues In Co-Sponsoring Comprehensive Bill To Stop Military Sexual Assaults
May 23, 2013 McCaskill, Collins, Turner, Tsongas Unveil Comprehensive Legislation to Address Sexual Assaults in Military
May 20, 2013 Collins, McCaskill, Tsongas, Turner Introduce USCG STRONG Act
May 16, 2013 Gillibrand, Collins, Boxer, Johanns, Benishek, Gabbard, Begich, Blumenthal, Coons, Franken, Hirono, Mikulski, Pryor, Schatz, Shaheen, Rockefeller, Feinstein, Hanna, Sinema, Joined by Service Members Victimized by Sexual Assault in Announcing Bicameral Legislation Reforming Military Justice System
May 9, 2013 White House Meeting Addresses Sexual Assault in the Military
April 15, 2013 Collins, King Statement on Explosions at Boston Marathon
April 10, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Aging - "Tax-Related Identity Theft: An Epidemic Facing Seniors and Taxpayers"
March 18, 2013 Coast Guard Commits to Aligning Policies with STRONG Act
March 12, 2013 Boxer, Collins Praise Judiciary Committee Approval of Their School Safety Legislation
Feb. 4, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Jan. 2, 2013 Protect Our Kids Act of 2012
Nov. 30, 2012 New Protection for Whistle-Blowers
Sept. 26, 2012 Senator Collins Welcomes New Military Sexual Assault Prevention Efforts, But Says More Must Be Done
Sept. 25, 2012 Senator Collins: Executive Order on Human Trafficking Could Slow Legislation
Sept. 20, 2012 Cybersecurity Among Top Risks to Homeland, Benghazi Attack Described as Act of Terrorism
July 19, 2012 Lieberman, Collins Respond to Webster Report
June 29, 2012 Bill to Prevent Human Trafficking in Government Contracting Overseas Passed by Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee
June 27, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Business Meeting
June 1, 2012 "Combating Sexual Assault in the Military"
May 24, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Fight Nationwide Rape Kit Backlog
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