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  1. Shocking sloppiness won't doom health reformRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Day

    ... rewriting the story of their obstruction of a law that they dread could come apart. An exasperating example is Olympia Snowe, a former senator from Maine who fancies herself a moderate Republican. During the battle for the bill's passage, she strung ...

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  2. Cheers and Jeers: ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... Scalia, Alito, Kennedy and Roberts leave the subsidies intact. Now a new voice has been added to the gaggle: Olympia Snowe , who fled from public office after becoming a victim in the Tea Party's War on Moderates : "I don't ever recall any ...

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  3. Like TV's Frank Underwood, Angus King tries to cure gridlock with ribs and coleslawRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... to a television ad aired by a national group opposed to his 2012 campaign for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Olympia Snowe. For that reason, King said he puts the chance of movement on immigration reform at about zero. But he's still hopeful ...

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  4. GOP ought to hope four words dona t kill ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... rewriting the story of their obstruction of a law that they dread could come apart. An exasperating example is Olympia Snowe, a former senator from Maine who fancies herself a moderate Republican. During the battle for the bill's passage, she strung ...

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  5. Family planning, abortion shouldn't be a partisan issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    ... that aligns with my Grand Old Party." In Maine, we have a proud history of Republican leaders from Sens. Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins to Gov. Jock McKernan, who signed the Reproductive Privacy Act into law. They have stood up for women's health ...

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  6. GOP's Obamacare scam undone: A former Republican senator exposes her party's ACA lieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Salon

    ... that Congress very much intended for the law's subsidies to be universal. Notably, former Republican senator Olympia Snowe is among those swatting down the idea that Congress meant to withhold subsidies from certain states: "I don't ever recall any ...

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  7. NY Times Article on Genesis of Obamacare Subsidies Omits Key DetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Breitbart.com

    ... drafting error that resulted from the imperfect combination of two previous bills. Pear quotes former Senator Olympia Snowe saying , "I don't ever recall any distinction between federal and state exchanges in terms of the availability of subsidies." ...

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  8. Echoes of the 1930sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Talking Points Memo

    ... pressure has convinced them that the new marching orders are really the truth. You likely saw that former Sen. Olympia Snowe now says no one involved in the Obamacare negotiations and drafting ever suggested that subsidies wouldn't flow to states ...

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  9. CORRECTING and REPLACING Van Ness Feldman Welcomes Senator Mary LandrieuRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Business Wire

    ... when she chaired the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship with then ranking member Olympia Snowe (R-ME). She then went on to chair the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources and worked closely with Senator Lisa Murkowski ...

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  10. Reminder: The King v. Burwell Obamacare Case Is Intellectually DishonestRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | US News & World Report

    ... those not supporting the plaintiffs' fantasy. Indeed, the group that Pear quoted to make his point includes: Olympia Snowe, a GOP former senator from Maine (who voted against the bill), a lawyer who worked the bill for Wyoming GOP Sen. Mike Enzi on ...

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  11. Snowe Says ACA Subsidies Were Never Conditioned On State ExchangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Crooks and Liars

    Thanks for this, Olympia Snowe . It would have been far more helpful for you to come out with this four or five months ago, but I suppose we'll take what we can get.

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  12. Van Ness Feldman Welcomes Senator Mary LandrieuRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Business Wire

    ... when she chaired the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship with then ranking member Olympia Snowe (R-ME). She then went on to chair the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources and worked closely with Senator Lisa Murkowski ...

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  13. Supreme Court battle that could kill Obamacare comes down to four...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Daily Mail

    ... argued on at least two occasions that they weer inserted on purpose. WE DIDN'T MEAN IT: Centrist Republican Olympia Snowe of Maine (left) and liberal Democrat Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico (right) were both US senators when the Obamacare law was ...

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  14. Lawmakers: We didn't interpret Obamacare as lawsuit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | CBS News

    ... that this is never what they intended. "It was never part of our conversations at any point," said former Sen. Olympia Snowe, a Maine Republican who helped draft the law as part of the Senate Finance Committee. "Why would we have wanted to deny ...

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  15. Olympia Snowe clearly states a barefaced truth about ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Bangor Daily News

    As court watchers wait for the Supreme Court to issue its ruling on King vs. Burwell , the Obamacare subsidies case, former Sen. Olympia Snowe has done us all a big favor by honestly and directly stating an obvious reality about the development of the law. The plaintiffs in the case claim that Congress didn't want subsidies to buy private insurance to go to people in states with an insurance exchange run by the federal government.

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  16. NYTimes: Four Words Could Sink ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | News Max

    ... between federal and state exchanges in terms of the availability of subsidies," said former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, a Republican who helped write the Finance Committee version of the bill. She voted against the final version of the Senate bill but ...

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  17. The Four Word CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Washington Monthly

    ... But none supported the contention of the plaintiffs. Pear's major coup was getting former Republican Senator Olympia Snowe, one of a handful of Republicans intimately involved in the crafting of the legislation, on record denying their was ever any ...

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  18. Let's call the whole thing offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Power Line

    ... 2,000 page bill and therefore authorities on its meaning. The first to whom he turns is former Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, who voted against the Obamacare bill enacted by Congress. Pear quotes Snow: "I don't ever recall any distinction between ...

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  19. Op-Ed Pleads with Olympia Snowe, a New Member of the Commission on...Read the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Ballot Access News

    Op-Ed Pleads with Olympia Snowe, a New Member of the Commission on Presidential Debates Board, to Push for More Open Debates The Portland Press Herald of Maine has this op-ed , pointing out that, last year, former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe of Maine became a member of the Board of Directors of the Commission on Presidential Debates. The Commission Board only has 17 members.

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  20. john boal for the boston globe Maine's Susan Collins holds moderate role in polarized SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Boston.com

    ... a catalyst for compromise in a sea of intractable ideologies. Collins no longer sits in the shadow of Senator Olympia Snowe, a Republican and iconic Maine moderate who retired at the end of 2012. Collins has cultivated relationships with a powerful ...

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