Despite opposition from both sides, Mainstream Republican Senator Susan Collins (ME) is working to salvage the Senate’s human trafficking bill – and show that with a little common sense Congress can actually get something done. 140 more words
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The partisan divide over same-sex marriage among top elected officials remains stark, with Democrats overwhelmingly on record in favor and Republicans mostly silent so far. 612 more words
This week, more than 300 veteran Republican lawmakers, consultants, and operatives came together to sign an amicus brief at the Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage. 305 more words
Sen. Susan Collins, Sen. Mark Kirk and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker are among 300 Republicans who signed onto a friend of the court brief at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage. 212 more words
As a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, and a woman privy to state secrets, Susan Collins is in a prime position to assess today’s terror threat. 557 more words
T.R. Reid, writing in the January-February AARP Bulletin, puts it succinctly and powerfully.
Alzheimer’s disease is “the most expensive disease in America” and it is “devouring federal and state health care budgets, and depleting the life savings of million of victims and their families.” 559 more words