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  1. Obama borrowing from the Reagan playbookRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... of this is the administrations' efforts to garner support from Maine Republicans, Sen. Susan Collins and Sen. Olympia Snowe. The Washington argument has bogged down progress and the President is wisely relying on the public to put the pressure on ...

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  2. Chicago small business owners to Humana: Thanks for nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... It's a classic Catch-22." The Senate Finance Committee's health care bill passed 14-9 with Senator Olympia Snowe of Maine the lone Republican supporter. The committee failed to muster enough votes to include a public health insurance option in the ...

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  3. Debate moves to the floor amid Democratic dissensionRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... has warned that they might not support the final bill. Key Republican Senators to watch include Senator Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) and Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine). Both are moderate Republicans and the Democrats best chance of gaining any ...

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  4. Colleges, cities vie for 2016 debatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Hill

    ... Mitch Daniels (R), former ABC News anchor Charles Gibson, former California Rep. Jane Harman (D), former Sens. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) and Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.), and University of Notre Dame President John Jenkins are among the 15 members of the ...

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  5. Text of Collins' March 31 address at UMaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and respected leaders to Washington like Margaret Chase Smith, Ed Muskie, Bill Cohen, George Mitchell, and Olympia Snowe. "To be sure, that ideal is not always met. In a 1935 radio broadcast, the humorist Will Rogers examined the courtliness of the ...

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  6. Senators reflect on what made Ted Kennedy specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | CBS News

    They come from different parties and different ends of the country, but four senators - two current and two former - all agree that the late Massachusetts Sen. Ted Kennedy was one of the most talented legislators ever to grace the floor of the Senate. On the even of the opening of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute, "Face the Nation" brought together four longtime colleagues - Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., and former Sens. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., and Olympia Snowe, R-Me.

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  7. Maine Senate confirms Brian Whitney as new director of MTIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Whitney has been director of business development and innovation for the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development since 2012. Prior to that, he was chief of staff to the Maine Senate president in 2002 and also worked for former Republican U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe.

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  8. Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... of Economic and Community Development and was a long-time economic development staff person for U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe. Whitney is well known and well respected in Maine's economic development circles. After Committee consideration of this ...

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  9. Daily Brief: Lawmakers considering bills to eliminate term limits, give themselves raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... head of LePage's team of economic development "account executives." He was also former Republican U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe's economic development outreach director. LePage has said he wants MTI to focus its support on new technologies that have ...

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  10. Bipartisan Think Tank to Tackle Insurance RegulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... Leaders Howard Baker (R), Tom Daschle (D), Bob Dole (R) and George Mitchell (D). Board members include Olympia Snowe, former U.S. senator from Maine; Jane Garvey, former Federal Aviation Administration chief; Walter Isaacson, CEO of the Aspen ...

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  11. Senate President Speaks to Next Generation's Leaders at "Girls' Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Republican Journal

    ... obby. Senate President Thibodeau spoke to them about Maine's trailblazing women, such as Margaret Chase Smith, Olympia Snowe, and Susan Collins who have represented Maine proudly in the United States Congress.

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  12. Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... of Economic and Community Development and was a long-time economic development staff person for U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe. Whitney is well known and well respected in Maine's economic development circles. This nomination must be approved by the ...

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  13. Biden touts economic success during NH visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... Biden with the second annual Warren B. Rudman Award for Distinguished Public Service. Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, was the first to win the honor. The vice president began his speech with a series of impassioned comments on Rudman, a ...

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  14. Joe Biden to get Award for Public Service in Wednesday ceremony at UNH Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... also speak about the economy. This is the second time the center has given the Rudman Award. The first went to Olympia Snowe, a long-time U.S. senator from Maine, in 2013.

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  15. Storm relief threatened by budget morassRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... is languishing, giving the enormity of the problem we are facing with global threats," said former Senator Olympia Snowe, a Maine Republican, and senior fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center. "This should not have been the vehicle." Senate majority ...

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  16. Biden to visit UNH Law School WednesdayRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Rudman Center. "He epitomizes the values Rudman stood for and continues to work across the aisle." Former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, received the first award in 2013. More information about the event will be forthcoming.

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  17. Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include Mexican revolutionary and military commander Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna in 1794; Roman Catholic Cardinal John Henry Newman in 1801; German bacteriologist August von Wassermann, who developed the blood test for syphilis, in 1866; classical guitarist Andres Segovia in 1893; writer Anais Nin in 1903; poet/author W.H. Auden in 1907; filmmaker Sam Peckinpah in 1925; humorist Erma Bombeck in 1927; King Harald V of Norway in 1937 ; actor Rue McClanahan in 1934; actor Gary Lockwood in 1937 ; film/record executive David Geffen in 1943 ; actor Tyne Daly in 1946 ; Tricia Nixon Cox, daughter of former U.S. President Richard Nixon, in 1946 ; actor Anthony Daniels in 1946 ; actor Alan Rickman in 1946 ; former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, in 1947 ; author Jeffrey Shaara in 1952 ; actor Kelsey Grammer in 1955 ; singer Mary Chapin ... (more)

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  18. Minnesota farmer creates granddaddy of a snowmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | WWLP

    ... e world record for the tallest snowperson, a 122-foot snowwoman named Olympia after the state's then-U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe.

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  19. LePage nominates Brian Whitney to lead Maine Technology InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and Community Development, Whitney was director of outreach and economic development for Republican U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe and a business development specialist with the DECD.

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  20. Anna McDevitt: Support Clean Power PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... snowfall for both tourism and drinking water, climate change is a matter of jobs and survival. Former Senator Olympia Snowe, Republican from Maine, summed it up with her recent op-ed describing how ocean acidification is killing the shrimp industry. ...

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