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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Aug. 12, 2014 Sens. Collins, King Announce Emergency Grant for Affected Great Northern Paper Workers
June 27, 2014 Job Training Provides New Economic Opportunities
June 26, 2014 Collins, King Announce $4.85 Million for Workforce Training in Maine
June 25, 2014 Senator Collins Lauds Passage of Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act
April 8, 2014 Fischer, Collins, Ayotte, Murkowski Offer Amendment to Help Address Gender Pay Discrimination
March 6, 2014 GOP Senators Announce Fully Paid-for, Five-Month Unemployment Insurance Proposal
Feb. 6, 2014 Senators Collins, Casey Lead Bipartisan Effort to Advance Bill to Grow Economy, Create Good-Paying Jobs
Jan. 28, 2014 Senator Collins' Statement Following State of the Union Address
Jan. 16, 2014 Collins, King Announce Trade Adjustment Assistance Approved for Workers from Lincoln Paper and Tissue
Dec. 19, 2013 Senators Collins, King Announce TAA Benefits For Flotation Technologies Workers in Biddeford
Dec. 17, 2013 Senators Collins, McCaskill Introduce Legislation to Protect Vital Job Training Program for At-Risk Young Adults
Dec. 17, 2013 Letter to Labor Secretary Thomas Perez - Trade Adjustment Assistance for Displaced Workers from Lincoln Paper and Tissue
Dec. 11, 2013 Warner Leads Bipartisan Group in Introducing Bill to Exempt Volunteer First Responders from Healthcare Mandate
Nov. 7, 2013 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013
Nov. 6, 2013 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013
Nov. 6, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act-- Motion to Proceed
Nov. 4, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 4, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators: It's Time to Pass ENDA
Oct. 7, 2013 Weekly Column: "Supporting Maine's Manufacturing Sector"
July 18, 2013 Wall Street Journal - ObamaCare's Definition of a Full-Time Job Needs Revising
June 27, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued--
May 15, 2013 Collins, King Support Passage of Water Resources Development Act
May 9, 2013 Water Resources Development Act of 2013
May 6, 2013 GAO Report Outlines Improper Federal Employees' Compensation Payments
April 16, 2013 New GAO Report Calls for Improved Reporting of the Effectiveness of Training Programs for Federal Acquisition Personnel
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Charles Hagel - Minimize Furloughs of Dept. of Defense Civilian Employees
Sept. 20, 2012 Senate Leadership
Sept. 11, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 5, 2012 Senator Collins' Statement on Paycheck Fairness Act
May 10, 2012 Letter to Chairman Harkin and Ranking Member Enzi
Dec. 22, 2011 Collins' Statement on Tax Agreement
Dec. 19, 2011 A Bipartisan Plan to Create Jobs and Opportunity
Dec. 7, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 9, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Business Meeting
Oct. 11, 2011 Senator Collins' Statement on Senate Jobs Bill
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro Comptroller General of the United States
Sept. 9, 2011 Senator Collins Calls for "Time Out" from Burdensome Federal Regulations
Sept. 8, 2011 Senator Collins' Reaction to President's Jobs Speech
June 14, 2011 Job Creation
April 14, 2011 Merkley, Kirk, Harkin, Collins Introduce Legislation to End Workplace Discrimination
Feb. 2, 2011 Senator Collins Introduces Federal Workers' Comp Reform
Feb. 2, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 11, 2011 Senator Collins Shines Light on Federal Workers Comp Waste
Dec. 14, 2010 Bill to Improve Federal Acquisitions Passes Senate
Dec. 10, 2010 Senators Hail Passage of Bipartisan Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act
Dec. 3, 2010 Senator Collins Reiterates Call for Immediate Two-year Extension of Tax Relief Provisions; Calls on Congress to Tackle Tax Reform
Dec. 2, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 20, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 2, 2010 Senator Collins Votes To Extend Unemployment Benefits
July 28, 2009 Senate Approves Senator Collins' Legislation to Ensure Federal Continuity as Workers Retire
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