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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
July 17, 2013 Senate Subcommittee Approves Bill Containing Senator Collins' Measure to Reject Land Border Fee
June 27, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued--
June 24, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on Immigration Vote in the Senate
June 20, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 18, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
May 28, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Landrieu and Ranking Member Coats - Opposition to Proposed Border Crossing Fee Study
April 25, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman, The Honorable Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of Committee on Appropriations, The Honorable Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman, and The Honorable Dan Coats, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security - Opposition to Border Fees at Northern, Southwester Border
March 21, 2013 Klobuchar, Moran, Collins, Heitkamp Introduce Bipartisan Immigration Legislation to Boost Number of Doctors as Part of Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Nov. 30, 2012 Blumenthal, Portman, Bipartisan Coalition Secure Inclusion Of Groundbreaking Anti-Human Trafficking Legislation In NDAA
Nov. 4, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Department of Homeland Security
July 14, 2011 Senator Collins' Statement on TSA's Risk-Based Screening
July 13, 2011 Hearing of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Ten Years After 9/11: Preventing Terrorist Travel
May 4, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Securing the Border: Progress at the Federal Level
May 4, 2011 Lieberman, Collins Dig Deep Into Border Security DHS Devising New Metrics to Measure Security
May 3, 2011 Almost Half of Illegal Immigrants Entered U.S. Legally but Stayed After Visa Expired
Feb. 4, 2011 Senator Collins Comments on U.S./Canada Border Agreement
Feb. 1, 2011 Senators Raise Alarms About Northern Border Security
Jan. 7, 2011 New Law Targets Drug-Smuggling Across Canadian Border
Jan. 4, 2011 Senator Collins Hails Enactment Northern Border Counternarcotics Strategy Law
Dec. 21, 2010 With Recent Report Highlighting Gaps in Northern Border Security: Schumer, Gillibrand, Collins, Owens Announce Passage of Their Northern Border Counternarcotics Strategy Legislation
Aug. 5, 2009 Senator Collins Issues Statement on Complaints Raised by Ice Officers, Draft Immigration Memo
May 7, 2009 Senator Collins Responds to Proposed Homeland Security Budget
Jan. 5, 2009 Senator Collins' Statement on Meeting with DHS Secretary Nominee Napolitano
Nov. 13, 2008 Communication Failures Allowed TB Patients to Cross Borders Undetected
Sept. 13, 2008 Associated Press - "Maine Candidates Respond to AP Questions"
July 10, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro, Acting Comptroller General of the United States, U.S. Government Accountability Office
May 30, 2008 Letter to The Honorable R. David Paulison, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Jan. 17, 2008 Statement on ID Requirements at Border Crossings
Nov. 14, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Chertoff
Oct. 18, 2007 Senator Collins Issues Statement on News Report that TB Infected Foreign National Crossed US Border Multiple Times, Took Numberous Flights
Sept. 26, 2007 Statement of Senator Susan M. Collins on the Nomination of the Honorable Julie L. Myers to be Assistant Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
Sept. 12, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - the Nomination of Julie L. Myers
May 22, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
May 21, 2007 Senator Collins Introduces Legislation To Prevent Fraud Of H-1B Visa Program
Feb. 22, 2007 Senator Collins Praises DHS' New Identification Standards For Students And Children At Bordser; Still Pushing For Alternative Staqndards For All US Ci
Feb. 22, 2007 Senator Collins Praises DHS' New Identification Standards For Students And Children At Border; Still Pushing For Alternative Standards For All US Citi
Feb. 13, 2007 Senator Collins Concerned About Homeland Security Cuts To First Reponders & Underfunding For Port And Chemical Facility Security
Nov. 28, 2006 Press Release - GAO Report Indiates Up to 30,000 Citizenship Applications Processed Without Consultation of Important Background Materials
Nov. 17, 2006 Dept of Agriculture Agrees to Delay Collection of Inspection Fees at maine-Canada Border
Sept. 21, 2006 Chairman Collins Releases Statement on DHS Decision to Award Secure Border Initiative Contract to Boeing
May 26, 2006 Senator Susan Collins Releases Statement on Immigration Reform Legislation
May 24, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 23, 2006 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006
May 23, 2006 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006 - Continued -
March 28, 2006 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs on "Neutralizing the Nuclear and Radiological Threat: Securing the....
July 18, 2005 Senator Collins' Legislation Helps to Strengthen Border Security
July 14, 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006
April 28, 2005 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcripts
April 13, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005
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