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  1. HOH: #tbt: Lindy Boggs Dishes About Cokie RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Roll Call

    The late ex-Rep. Boggs, right, hangs out with her "baby" Cokie Roberts, left and then-Sen. Olympia Snowe. Cuba's in the news these days, as it was in the Jan. 22, 1998, HOH edition of Roll Call, albeit in a roundabout way.

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  2. Synchrony Financial Board of Directors Adds Former Senator Olympia Snowe as a Board ObserverRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Wire

    )--Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) today announced that former United States Senator Olympia Snowe will serve as a non-voting observer to its Board of Directors. Senator Snowe will continue as a Board observer until Synchrony Financial completes its ...

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  3. Mills says she doens't mind 'occasional spat' with LePageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Sun Journal

    ... my mind)," she said. "Nobody thought that George Mitchell wouldn't run for re-election. Nobody thought that Olympia Snowe wouldn't run for re-election. Nobody thought that Bill Cohen wouldn't run for re-election." The attorney general did say she ...

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  4. Can Republicans fix Congress? It could be up to these Democrats.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... senators from purple and red states will play a decisive role" in consensus-building, writes former Sen. Olympia Snowe, a key Republican bridge-builder herself during her years in Congress, in an e-mail. In interviews, potential aisle-crossing ...

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  5. How Congress and federal leaders can work better togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Washington Post

    As the 114th session of Congress begins, we turned to two former legislators for greater insight into how congressional leaders and the federal leaders could work more effectively together. Olympia Snowe , a former Republican senator from Maine, and Dan Glickman , a former Democratic congressman from Kansas and secretary of agriculture, are co-chairs of the Bipartisan Policy Center's Commission on Political Reform.

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  6. fred field For the Boston Globe For Maine's governor, a harsh past forges steely presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Boston.com

    ... for LePage's limited language skills. Businessman Peter Snowe, the first husband of former US Senator Olympia Snowe of Maine, got to know LePage and ended up paying for his first year at Husson. LePage earned a bachelor's degree there, a master's in ...

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  7. Poliquin, Pingree sworn in to new Congress, pledge to work together on behalf of MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and financier, is the first Republican to serve Maine's central and northern 2nd Congressional District since Olympia Snowe gave up the seat in 1994 to run for the U.S. Senate. Poliquin replaced Democratic Rep. Mike Michaud, who surrendered the seat ...

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  8. Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WBNS

    ... A "public option" for insurance operated by the government was needed too, they said. Even a Republican, Sen. Olympia Snowe, advocated a "trigger" that would launch a government health plan if private plans didn't work out. What if companies don't ...

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  9. Land conservation group protects forested property in Franklin County for jobs, recreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Bangor Daily News

    ... access and benefits." U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King and U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, former Sen. Olympia Snowe and former Congressman Mike Michaud supported this project and are strong supporters of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, ...

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  10. Debra Saunders - Spy versus DiFiRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The needle already was in the haystack. That essentially is the message embedded in the Democrats' Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report on CIA interrogations and detentions, approved with one lonely Republican vote, that of former Sen. Olympia Snowe of Maine, and released by committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein of California.

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  11. Saunders: It's Spy vs. DiFi in this 'Mad' torture worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | RecordNET

    The needle already was in the haystack. That essentially is the message embedded in the Democrats' Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report on CIA interrogations and detentions, approved with one lonely Republican vote, that of former Sen. Olympia Snowe of Maine, and released by committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein of California.

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  12. Bruce Poliquin has a chance to make his mark, emulate Maine's environmental heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... improved air and water quality laws. Maine's national and state leaders - Muskie, Mitchell, Bill Cohen, Olympia Snowe, Susan Collins, Angus King, Harry Richardson, Joe Brennan, Horace Hildreth, Ken Curtis, Jon Lund, and Jock McKernan, among others - ...

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  13. Don Brunell | Remembering our fallen with Christmas wreathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Port Orchard Independent

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C. where, with the help of Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on Sept.11, ...

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  14. Wreaths Across America at Bath National CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... realized that he had a unique opportunity to honor America's veterans. With the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, he made arrangements to have the extra wreaths placed in one of the older sections of at Arlington National Cemetery, a section ...

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  15. Debra J. Saunders - Congress is not a drive-thru windowRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... to a three-day workweek - Tuesday to Thursday - with constant travel between home and Washington,' former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, wrote in her book, 'Fighting for Common Ground.' Members spend so little time in D.C. that they don't form working ...

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  16. Brunell: Wreaths help honor our fallen veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C., where, with the help of Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on September ...

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  17. Remembering our fallen with Christmas Wreaths | Don BrunellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Renton Reporter

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C. where, with the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on ...

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  18. Wreaths Across America Day 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... realized that he had a unique opportunity to honor America's veterans. With the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, he made arrangements to have the extra wreaths placed in one of the older sections of at Arlington National Cemetery, a section ...

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  19. U.S. Rep. Michaud bids farewell to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Sun Journal

    ... history of well-respected lawmakers who have done just that, from Margaret Chase Smith to George Mitchell to Olympia Snowe," he said. Michaud became a member of Congress after defeating Kevin Raye in 2002. He has not said what he's going to do next ...

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  20. US Rep. Michaud of Maine bids farewell to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... history of well-respected lawmakers who have done just that, from Margaret Chase Smith to George Mitchell to Olympia Snowe ," he said. Michaud became a member of Congress after defeating Kevin Raye in 2002. He has not said what he's going to do next ...

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