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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
July 24, 2013 Baucus-Collins Bill Extends Trade Adjustment Assistance to Strengthen U.S. Workforce
April 16, 2013 New GAO Report Calls for Improved Reporting of the Effectiveness of Training Programs for Federal Acquisition Personnel
March 12, 2013 Boxer, Collins Praise Judiciary Committee Approval of Their School Safety Legislation
June 15, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman on the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Honorable Fred Upton, Chairman on the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and the Honorable Henry A. Waxman Ranking Member Committee on Energy and Commerce
June 14, 2012 Appropriations Committee Rejects D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Funding
Feb. 7, 2012 Murray, Collins Announce Resolution Designating this Week "National School Counseling Week"
April 7, 2011 Statments on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 14, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 16, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - "The Value of Education Choices: Saving the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program"
Feb. 16, 2011 Senators Renew Drive For D.C. Opportunity Scholarships
Feb. 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 26, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 5, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 24, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 16, 2010 Tax on Bonuses Received from Certain Tarp Recipients
June 24, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Type 1 Diabetes Research: Real Progress and Real Hope for a Cure
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Appropriations For The U.S. Department Of Agriculture
June 2, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Financial Services And General Government Of The Senate Commitee On Appropriations - Review Of The President's FY 2010 Funding Request And Budget Justification For The Securities And Exchange Commission, And Th
May 19, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committe - FY 2010 Army Budget
April 29, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Arne Duncan, Secretary Of Education, U.S. Department Of Education
April 21, 2009 Letter To Arne Duncan, Secretary, United States Department Of Education
Feb. 10, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Feb. 9, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Feb. 6, 2009 Senators Collins and Nelson Negotiate Bipartisan Economic Stimulus Agreement
Feb. 6, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009--Continued
Jan. 24, 2009 Senate Passes Senator Collins' Legislation to Raise Awareness of the Need for School Counseling
July 15, 2008 Maine Educators Give Collins an A
June 26, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nuclear Terrorism: Providing Medical Care and Meeting Basic Needs in the Aftermath -- The Federal Response
June 25, 2008 Letter to Chairman Byrd and Harkin and Ranking Members Cochran and Specter
May 8, 2008 Press Conference with Senator Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) and Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) - Homegrown Terrorism
April 3, 2008 Letter to Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, Human Services, and Education, Re: Support Critical Alzheimer's Programs
March 28, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Diane Feinstein, Chairman and the Honorable Larry Craig Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Committee
Feb. 29, 2008 Senators Continue Bipartisan Effort to Make College a Reality for More Americans
Feb. 14, 2008 Letter to Edward M. Kennedy and Mike Enzi, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Re: Heart for Women Act
June 28, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
March 21, 2007 Congressional Budget For The United States Government For Fiscal Year 2008
Feb. 13, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Feb. 13, 2007 Senators Snowe And Collins Introduce Legislation To Improve No Child Left Behind Act
Feb. 9, 2007 Rewarding Our Dedicated Teachers
Feb. 1, 2007 Senator Collins Introduces Legislation To Make Higher Education More Affordable
Jan. 25, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 9, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Dec. 15, 2006 Pell Grants the Key to Opening the Door to Higher Education
Dec. 8, 2006 To Amend The Internal Revenue Code of 1986
Nov. 2, 2006 Senator Collins Works to Provide Schools and Rrual Communities with Defibrillators
Nov. 2, 2006 Senators Collins, Kennedy, Coleman & Feingold Lead Call For Pell Grant Funding Increase
Aug. 1, 2006 Letter to U.S. Department of Education Secretary Margaret Spelling
June 27, 2006 Letter to Chairman Specter and Ranking Member Harkin of the Subcommittee on Labor, HHS, and Education
June 23, 2006 "Addressing Our Nursing Shortage"
June 15, 2006 Senator Collins Cosponsors Bill to Encourage Military Nurses to Become Nurse Educators
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