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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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 10, 2014 Collins, King Announce More Than $5 Million in E-Rate Funding to Provide Maine Schools and Libraries with Broadband Connectivity
March 13, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the Senate - Confront Abusive Patent Trolls, Support Main Street Businesses
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs
Feb. 7, 2014 Collins, King Announce More Than $1 Million in USDA Grant Funding to Expand Access to Rural Broadband & Invest in Telemedicine Innovation in Maine
Jan. 8, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Agencies Failed to Fully Implement Data Breach Policies
Dec. 20, 2013 Senators Collins, King Statement on Time Warner's Decision to Keep NECN on in Maine
Dec. 11, 2013 Sen. Collins' Committee Explores Ways to Improve Rx Drug Info Given to Consumers
Oct. 31, 2013 Senate Intelligence Committee Approves King Provision to Designate Independent Experts to Advise the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
Oct. 31, 2013 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript: Sen. Susan Collins Hopes Moderates Will Return to the GOP's 'Shrinking Middle'
Oct. 29, 2013 Senator Collins' Statement on U.S. Surveillance of Foreign Leaders
Dec. 6, 2012 Lieberman and Collins Op Ed on Cybersecurity in New York Times
Nov. 14, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012 - Motion to Proceed
Oct. 10, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 19, 2012 Cyber Attacks Among Top Risks to Homeland
Sept. 19, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Homeland Threats and Agency Responses
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Moving from Scandal to Strategy: The Future of the General Services Administration
Aug. 2, 2012 African Growth and Opportunity Amendment Act
July 30, 2012 Letter to Thomas J. Donohue, President and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
July 27, 2012 Lieberman, Collins Share NSA Chief's Concern About 17-Fold Increase in Cyber Attacks
July 26, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 25, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 19, 2012 Lieberman, Collins, Rockefeller, Feinstein, Carper Offer Revised Legislation to Improve Security of our Most Critical Private-Sector Cyber Systems
July 17, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Jon Wellinghoff, Chairman, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
July 11, 2012 Experts Predict Future Homeland Security Threats
May 22, 2012 Senators Say Video Urging Electronic Jihad Underscores Need for Cybersecurity Standards
April 27, 2012 Senator Collins Tours Cybersecurity Hub, Calls for Consideration of Comprehensive Bill
April 27, 2012 House Cybersecurity Action Does Not Provide Comprehensive Protection
April 25, 2012 The Hill - Secure Infrastructure Networks Now
April 25, 2012 Senate Passes Senator Collins' Postal Reform Bill
March 29, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senators Urge Federal Trade Commission to Reduce Information Technology Theft
March 22, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - The Homeland Security Department's Budget Submission for Fiscal Year 2013
March 2, 2012 Cyber Legislation Must Address Insecurity of Our Most Critical Infrastructure Bipartisan Committee Leaders Say
March 1, 2012 Bipartisan Committee Leaders React to Introduction of New Cybersecurity Bill
Feb. 17, 2012 The Time to Strengthen Cybersecurity is Now
Feb. 16, 2012 Cybersecurity Act Gets Close Scrutiny
Feb. 16, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Cybersecurity Act of 2012
Jan. 20, 2012 Collins' Statement on Decision to Postpone Consideration of Intellectual Property Bill
Nov. 21, 2011 Senators Highlight Best Practices for Federal IT Investments
Nov. 16, 2011 Lieberman, Collins, Carper Hail Majority Leader's Bold Cybersecurity Decision
Nov. 9, 2011 Senator Collins: Emergency Alerts Should Use Today's Technology and Tomorrow's
Oct. 20, 2011 Johnson Introduces Cybersecurity Resolution
Oct. 17, 2011 Senators Urge Agencies to Empower CIOS to Improve Management of Technology and Information
Oct. 12, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Ten Years After 9/11: A Status Report on Information Sharing
Oct. 5, 2011 Senate Cyber Leaders Say House Recommendations Show Cybersecurity Legislation Can Pass in 2011
Oct. 5, 2011 Senators Carper, Lieberman, and Collins Say House Recommendations Show Cybersecurity Legislation Can Pass In 2011
July 27, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Ten Years After 9/11: Improving Emergency Communications
July 26, 2011 Lieberman, Collins, Coburn Advance Open Government Bill Would Make Congressional Reports Public
July 13, 2011 Letter to Leaders Reid and McConnell
June 14, 2011 Senator Collins' Statement on Senate Cyber Attack
May 23, 2011 Administration in Sync with Committee on Cybersecurity Legislation
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