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What Constituency Is Senator Susan Collins Representing?

First we have Senator Susan Collins disgracing herself with her overt support of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General of The United States, despite his 30 year history of racial insensitivity, bias towards immigrants, his lack of respect for the rule of law, women’s rights, civil rights and LGBT rights. 559 more words

Senator Susan Collins, Once Again On The Wrong Side Of History

The decision by Senator Susan Collins to support the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General of the United States is mindboggling. A decision is a choice. 101 more words

The New York Times: Some Republicans Try to Head Off a Health Care Calamity

Remember these names (emphasis added):

“The House speaker, Paul Ryan, claimed on Tuesday that Republicans would try to repeal and replace the law “concurrently.” He offered few details, but his statement suggests Congress won’t repeal the A.C.A. 62 more words


Senator Susan Collins is looking to increase small business participation in Healthcare

A few years ago Martin Shkreli become famous for purchasing a little known medication called Daraprim and raising the price from $13.50 to $750.  According to Webmd, the drug is a very niche product that helps “to treat a serious parasite infection (toxoplasmosis) of the body, brain, or eye or to prevent toxoplasmosis infection in people with HIV infection”. 212 more words

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Election Myths

Some of this recap you probably have read elsewhere, but maybe not.  I haven’t bothered with footnotes this time, but if you want them, let me know. 758 more words



Aug.15, 2016     By Jack Jodell (in association with BURR DEMING, creator of and chief author over at FAIR AND UNBALANCED.COM – see my Blogroll in the lower right hand column). 485 more words


Here Are All The Congressional Republicans Who Have Come Out Against Donald Trump

YURI GRIPAS / REUTERS | Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) says Donald Trump “does not reflect historical Republican values, nor the inclusive approach to governing that is critical to healing the divisions in our country.” 480 more words
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[caption id="attachment_172799" align="aligncenter" width="630"]Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) speaks at a news conference with a bipartisan group of senators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) [/caption]