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

    19 hrs ago | 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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  2. Joe Biden to get Award for Public Service in Wednesday ceremony at UNH Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 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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  3. Storm relief threatened by budget morassRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 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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  4. Biden to visit UNH Law School WednesdayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | 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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  5. Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | 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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  6. 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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  7. LePage nominates Brian Whitney to lead Maine Technology InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | 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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  8. Anna McDevitt: Support Clean Power PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | 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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  9. Brian Williams' lies are not equal to those of Fox 'News'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | HeraldSun.com

    ... As it turns out, an American dignitary was shot at in Bosnia -- just not Clinton. Rather, it was then-Sen. Olympia Snowe, six months before. Then, as now, one is tempted to ascribe the lapse to false memory, that phenomenon where you recall with ...

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  10. Column: Brian Williams' lies are not equal to those of Fox 'News'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... As it turns out, an American dignitary was shot at in Bosnia - just not Clinton. Rather, it was then-Sen. Olympia Snowe, six months before. Then, as now, one is tempted to ascribe the lapse to false memory, that phenomenon where you recall with ...

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  11. Held to a higher standard than cable newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Burlington Times News

    ... As it turns out, an American dignitary was shot at in Bosnia - just not Clinton. Rather, it was then-Sen. Olympia Snowe, six months before. Then, as now, one is tempted to ascribe the lapse to false memory, that phenomenon where you recall with ...

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  12. Leonard Pitts: Brian Williams and the loss of credibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... As it turns out, an American dignitary was shot at in Bosnia - just not Clinton. Rather, it was then-Sen. Olympia Snowe, six months before. Then, as now, one is tempted to ascribe the lapse to false memory, that phenomenon where you recall with ...

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  13. Leonard Pitts Jr.: Brian Williamsa lies worse than Fox'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... As it turns out, an American dignitary was shot at in Bosnia - just not Clinton. Rather, it was then-Sen. Olympia Snowe, six months before. Then, as now, one is tempted to ascribe the lapse to false memory, that phenomenon where you recall with ...

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  14. Senate Keystone XL bill goes to House Rules - SoCal Edison revises...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Politico

    ... the fish? There hasn't been shrimp fishing in the Gulf of Maine for the second year in a row and former Sen. Olympia Snowe writes in Newsweek: "[W]hile the shrimp fishery is the first to close in New England primarily as a result of our changing ...

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  15. Olympia Snowe: Climate change is ruining our fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Washington Examiner

    The Maine Republican noted the Gulf of Maine shrimp fishery would be closed for the second consecutive year but said "it is unlikely to be the last" to close in New England as a result of climate change. Maine's lobster harvest is now occurring farther north, near Canada, and a 2012 "ocean heat wave" spurring early spawning that led to a supply glut and price collapse.

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  16. Axelrod: Obama 'irritated' by Romney's concession callRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | UPI

    ... the Senate that "he can just talk and talk." He said the president joked when he was trying to convince Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, to support his healthcare plan that he and Michelle would move into an apartment and let her have the White House if ...

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  17. David Axelrod: Obama 'Irritated' by Romney's 2012 Concession CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | News Max

    ... run for governor after a term than be somebody's vice president." Obama was also desperate to get then-Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, to support Obamacare, joking that if she voted for it they could call it "the Snowe plan," and that she could come ...

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  18. What's the politics of Poliquin's vote against repealing Obamacare?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Bangor Daily News

    ... which I've seen in comments and on social media. They're calling him a RINO. They're comparing him to Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins, the moderate Republicans who are very popular in the general electorate but not among strong conservatives. Given ...

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  19. Obama 'irritated' by Romney concession call in 2012, former aide writes in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Hill

    ... Obama said, according to Axelrod. During the 2009 push for healthcare reform, Obama wanted the vote of Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) so badly that he joked about letting her live in the White House. "We'll call it the Snowe plan. Hell, she can live ...

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  20. Obama 'irriated' by Romney's 2012 concession: David AxelrodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | New York Daily News

    ... An advance copy was obtained by the Daily News. * The president was so desperate to get then-Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe to support his healthcare plan he joked he would give her the White House if she voted for it. "We'll call it the Snowe plan. ...

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