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  1. There's A Hidden Timebomb In The Senate Rules That Will Go Off...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    As Jonathan Chait notes, only five Republican senators voted to confirm Justice Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court, and three of those senators - Judd Gregg, Richard Lugar and Olympia Snowe - are no longer in the Senate.

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  2. Mitch Daniels joins 2016 presidential debate commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... members are former ABC World news anchor Charles Gibson, former CIA Director Leon Panetta, former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, former Princeton University President Shirley Tilghman and Jane Harman of the Woodrow Wilson Center for International ...

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  3. 39-37-20: LePage takes the lead! Will it last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... market as the best answer to grow our economy. Not the government. Ethan : So Republicans like Susan Collins, Olympia Snowe, Bill Cohen don't believe that two plus two equals four? They were certainly in the tradition of Maine politicians who put ...

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  4. Tilghman, Gibson '65, Daniels '71 elected to Commission on Presidential DebatesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Daily Princetonian

    ... the University, including Chairman of the Panetta Institute for Public Policy Leon Panetta and former Senator Olympia Snowe, also have distinguished records in public service. And though several of the commission's directors are former politicians, ...

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  5. Mitch Daniels back in presidential (debate) mixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Journal and Courier

    ... Daniels said. Other new members include former ABC World News anchor Charles Gibson , former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe of Maine and former Pentagon and CIA chief Leon Panetta . The commission, established in 1987, is charged with producing the ...

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  6. Presidential debates commission elects new directorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | USA Today

    ... including a former governor, ex-senator and Defense secretary. Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels, ex-senator Olympia Snowe from Maine, former Pentagon and CIA chief Leon Panetta, former congresswoman Jane Harman of California, retired ABC News ...

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  7. Olympia Snowe, on compromise, Citizens United and former colleague Kay HaganRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Free Republic

    Olympia Snowe made her case for a return to governing from the 'sensible center,' and she did it with conviction.

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  8. Former Sen. Olympia Snowe urges Charlotte audience to fight political gridlockRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... at the, Women + Girls Research Alliance Summit, at UNC Charlotte, Friday, April 11, 2014. Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe received a standing ovation from about 400 women at a Charlotte summit Friday when she urged them to support candidates for ...

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  9. Responding To Lois Snowe-Mello's AttacksRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Bangor Daily News

    It's far from the first time I've been attacked by someone who is not a fan of my politics or the things I write.

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  10. Maine Sen. Angus King says he might flip to GOP. Would they take him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the state as a whole doesn't particularly tilt in either partisan direction. King replaced the retiring Sen. Olympia Snowe, a moderate Republican, by winning election in 2012. The other Maine senator, Susan Collins, is another middle-of-the-roader. ...

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  11. Sen. Angus King thinking of caucusing with RepublicansRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kennebec Journal

    ... shake out in November, it could make King a powerful voice. After winning the Senate seat formerly held by Olympia Snowe, King said he felt it was important for him to caucus with the majority party but he also said that he would not always toe the ...

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  12. Angus King: I might caucus with GOP after the midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Hot Air

    ... defended the Bush-era interrogation techniques. King has been firmly in Harry Reid's camp since replacing Olympia Snowe fifteen months ago. He explained that to Maine voters (who had rejected both Republican and Democratic options in the race) on ...

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  13. FailedStateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Balloon Juice

    The RedState brain trust has come up with some stunningly dumb ideas for activism over the years, including the brilliant notion to send bags of salt to Republican Senator Olympia Snowe of Maine to protest something or other.

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  14. CIA torture report set for declassificationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | CBS News

    ... interviews with people involved. The vote was 9 to 6 in favor of approving the report, with only Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, joining Democrats . Still, Chambliss told the New York Times in 2013 that he believed a summary of the report could be made ...

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  15. Collins, King support release of CIA 'torture' reportRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Kennebec Journal

    ... public can reach their own conclusions about the conduct of this program," they said. Former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, who served on the Senate Intelligence Committee at the time of the report's preparation, was the only Republican on the committee ...

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  16. King, Collins back Feinstein CIA pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Politico

    ... and Collins were not on the committee when it finalized the massive report in 2012, though former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe was on the panel and was the lone Republican to vote for finalization. King and Collins said the report has other limitations ...

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  17. Dan Rafter - New Communications Director for Rep. MichaudRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Magic City Morning Star

    ... in Michaud's office. Calderwood, who serves as Legislative Director and previously worked for Senator Olympia Snowe, replaces Nora Todd. Calderwood started in February. Dan previously served as Associate Director of Communications at the Human ...

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  18. Dan Rafter hired as Michaud's communications directorRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Calderwood in Michaud's office. Calderwood, who serves as legislative director and previously worked for Sen. Olympia Snowe, replaces Nora Todd. Calderwood started in February. Rafter previously served as associate director of communications at the ...

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  19. Alan Alda, Dan Rather, Madeleine Albright among FDU's inaugural speakers series at NJPACRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Jersey Journal

    ... NJPAC. Following Albright is Alda (Oct. 30), Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak (Nov. 20), former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe (Jan. 8, 2015), former presidential advisor and current CNN political commentator David Gergen (Feb. 19, 2015), Pulitzer ...

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  20. Dan Demeritt: Bad political spin turns off people, but good spin makes them thinkRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Kennebec Journal

    ... be at the time. Instead I issued a statement that was respectful of King's service and pointed out that Sens. Olympia Snowe and Collins were supporting the LePage for Governor campaign. When you can get some good news about your candidate in your ...

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