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  1. Conservative to the Core - I was Tea Party before there was a Tea PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Republican Journal

    ... e she represents my personal views, but because she was always the lesser of two evils. The same held true for Olympia Snowe, another

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  2. Cheryl Leeman for mayor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    ... time with family." Leeman, who's in her mid-60s and divorced decades ago, retired from her position as Sen. Olympia Snowe's regional representative in late 2012, after the senator herself called it quits, and it's hard to believe she's had trouble ...

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  3. Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State HouseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | jdsupra.com

    ... business and economic development circles, as he worked in this field for a number of years for U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe. In July, what was a disagreement between Governor LePage and Attorney General Janet Mills regarding the Administration's ...

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  4. ME-Gov: Will Eliot Cutler (I) Help Throw The Race To Paul LePage (R) Again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Daily Kos

    ... In most states, third-party candidacies are pipe dreams. Maine is an exception. Angus King, who succeeded Olympia Snowe as U.S. senator, is an independent who had previously been a popular independent governor. James Longley, governor in the 1970s, ...

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  5. In Maine, Third-Party Candidates Can WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Atlantic

    ... In most states, third-party candidacies are pipe dreams. Maine is an exception. Angus King, who succeeded Olympia Snowe as U.S. senator, is an independent who had previously been a popular independent governor. James Longley, governor in the 1970s, ...

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  6. Jim Jeffords remembered for his fierce independenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Bennington Banner

    ... who championed the environment, education and the rights of disabled Americans. Along with the likes of Sens. Olympia Snowe of Maine, Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island and Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, he found himself increasingly out of step with a ...

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  7. Bruce Poliquin tries to shake Tea Party labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Boston.com

    ... himself as more conservative than his primary opponent, Kevin Raye, a former aide to retired moderate Senator Olympia Snowe. He framed Raye as a liberal career politician and highlighted his opponents' refusal to sign a no-tax pledge. Poliquin also ...

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  8. Tea party label irks 2nd District hopeful PoliquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Sun Journal

    ... himself as more conservative than his primary opponent, Kevin Raye, a former aide to retired moderate Sen. Olympia Snowe. He framed Raye as a liberal career politician and highlighted his opponents' refusal to sign a no-tax pledge. Poliquin also ...

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  9. Can anyone cure D.C. gridlock?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | SeacoastOnline

    ... a good time to check in with Angus King, who in 2013 became Maine's first new senator in 16 years, following Olympia Snowe's retirement - a move she made clear was prompted by the Senate's inability to get things done. King made ending gridlock part ...

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  10. Lady Gaga Reads Lesbian Fan Letter At ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Switched

    ... Lady Gaga drove 11 hours to Portland to speak at a rally in hopes of urging Maine Senators Susan Collins and Olympia Snowe to support the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell." In her speech Gaga remarked, "Equality is the prime rib of America." In ...

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  11. Maine Technology Institute names state economic development official to be interim leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Whitney served from 2005 to 2012 as director of outreach and economic development for Republican U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe. Before that, he was a business development specialist in the DECD after serving in 2002 as chief of staff for then-Maine Senate ...

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  12. Maine tea party activist Andrew Ian Dodge diesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Washington Times

    The Colby College graduate and Libertarian ran unsuccessfully in 2012 for the Senate seat being vacated by Olympia Snowe.

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  13. News Minute: Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe and her husband, former Gov. John McKernan, are among the hosts for a fundraiser this month for Republican Gov. Paul LePage.

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  14. Snowe, McKernan among hosts for LePage eventRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | SeacoastOnline

    Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe and her husband, former Gov. John McKernan, are among the hosts for a fund-raiser this month for Republican Gov. Paul LePage.

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  15. Snowe, McKernan top list of hosts for LePage event with Christie in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Sun Journal

    Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe and her husband, former Gov. John McKernan, are among a group hosting a fundraising event for Republican Gov. Paul LePage's re-election campaign later in August.

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  16. Snowe, McKernan part of group to host fundraiser for LePage, although they likely won't attendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Bangor Daily News

    Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe and her husband former Gov. John McKernan are among a group hosting a fundraising event for Republican Gov. Paul LePage's re-election campaign later in August.

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  17. K Street's power duo going globalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Hill

    ... Senate Majority Leader] Tom Daschle [D-S.D.]." "When we were 50-50, he had [former Maine Republican Sen.] Olympia Snowe and a half a dozen other Democrats and Republicans that they even got us in such a box that Tom and I had to come together to ...

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  18. Dem goes grass roots on centrist dealmaker CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Hill

    ... junior senator, Angus King, is an independent who caucuses with the Democrats. His predecessor, former Sen. Olympia Snowe (R), also had a history of bipartisanship. "Mainers respect people who sort of break the mold a little bit, demonstrate their ...

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  19. Conservative hostility to Dodd-Frank continues unabatedRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... brethren. Dodd-Frank was passed in July 2010, having secured all of three Republican votes, from Sens. Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins of Maine and Scott Brown of Massachusetts. The rest of the GOP has been trying to gnaw away at it ever since. The ...

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  20. Robert Rubin Echoes Robert F. Kennedy: GDP Is Fatally Flawed Measure Of Economic HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... included Republicans like former Secretary of the Treasury (and of State) George P. Shultz, former Sen. Olympia Snowe, and former Bush Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson. Paulson you may recall had an op-ed in the New York Times last month arguing ...

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