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  1. Don Brunell | Remembering our fallen with Christmas wreathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Port Orchard Independent

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C. where, with the help of Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on Sept.11, ...

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  2. Wreaths Across America at Bath National CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    ... realized that he had a unique opportunity to honor America's veterans. With the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, he made arrangements to have the extra wreaths placed in one of the older sections of at Arlington National Cemetery, a section ...

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  3. Debra J. Saunders - Congress is not a drive-thru windowRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... to a three-day workweek - Tuesday to Thursday - with constant travel between home and Washington,' former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, wrote in her book, 'Fighting for Common Ground.' Members spend so little time in D.C. that they don't form working ...

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  4. Brunell: Wreaths help honor our fallen veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Columbian

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C., where, with the help of Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on September ...

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  5. Remembering our fallen with Christmas Wreaths | Don BrunellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Renton Reporter

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C. where, with the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on ...

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  6. Wreaths Across America Day 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Examiner.com

    ... realized that he had a unique opportunity to honor America's veterans. With the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, he made arrangements to have the extra wreaths placed in one of the older sections of at Arlington National Cemetery, a section ...

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  7. U.S. Rep. Michaud bids farewell to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Sun Journal

    ... history of well-respected lawmakers who have done just that, from Margaret Chase Smith to George Mitchell to Olympia Snowe," he said. Michaud became a member of Congress after defeating Kevin Raye in 2002. He has not said what he's going to do next ...

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  8. US Rep. Michaud of Maine bids farewell to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... history of well-respected lawmakers who have done just that, from Margaret Chase Smith to George Mitchell to Olympia Snowe ," he said. Michaud became a member of Congress after defeating Kevin Raye in 2002. He has not said what he's going to do next ...

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  9. Congress's real reason for passing a budget? The smell of 'jet fumes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... have noted the pull of airplane exhausts when it comes to setting Congress's schedule. Former Maine GOP Sen. Olympia Snowe, for one, strongly criticizes the current preference for Tuesday-through-Thursday sessions. "By Thursday, you know, jet fumes, ...

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  10. Remembering Our Fallen with Christmas WreathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... and Karen Worcester shipped their surplus wreaths to Washington, D.C. where, with the help of Maine Senator Olympia Snowe, they were placed on headstones in an older section of the Arlington National Cemetery. After the terrorist attacks on ...

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  11. Michaud bows out after 3 decades in office confident he 'made Maine a better place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    ... history of well-respected lawmakers who have done just that, from Margaret Chase Smith to George Mitchell to Olympia Snowe. I am confident that if Maine's representatives continue to be guided by a commitment to partnership over partisanship, we can ...

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  12. Let's Give Our Students a Chance to Compete in the Digital Age | CommentaryRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Roll Call

    ... the bipartisan efforts in the 1996 Telecommunications Act by Senator Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia, Senator Olympia Snowe of Maine and then Congressman, now Senator Edward J. Markey of Massachusetts. Their work was visionary, and now thanks to ...

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  13. Senate report: CIA misled lawmakers, public on enhanced interrogationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | CBS News

    ... the review in March 2009. Ultimately, however, just one Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, joined Democrats in voting to approve it in 2012. Many of the Republicans on the committee joined Democrats in ...

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  14. GOP report defends CIA interrogation tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | CBS News

    ... compound in Pakistan on May 2, 2011." Just one Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, joined Democrats in voting to approve the main report upon its completion in 2012. The ranking Republican on the committee, ...

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  15. Former CIA chief says agency never lied about tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... program. The CIA and Republicans on the committee have disputed the Democrats' findings. Former Sen. Olympia Snowe of Maine was the only Republican who approved the report, which completed during the 112th Congress. Secretary of State John Kerry ...

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  16. Saunders: Could senators work casual Fridays?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | RecordNET

    ... to a three-day workweek - Tuesday to Thursday - with constant travel between home and Washington," former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, wrote in her book, "Fighting for Common Ground." Members spend so little time in D.C. that they don't form working ...

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  17. Why Obamacare became a political failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Bangor Daily News

    ... pass the bill on their own, the Democrats made no concessions to Republicans, especially then Maine GOP Sen. Olympia Snowe, who had shown a willingness to try to forge a compromise. Most other Republicans simply wanted the bill killed. Then ...

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  18. McKusick, retired Maine chief justice, dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sun Journal

    ... jurists. He was a role model of every one of us." Former Gov. John McKernan and his wife, former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, described him in a statement as a man of "of great integrity, modesty, and kindness." McKusick served in the Army, working on ...

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  19. Debra J. Saunders:Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Jewish World Review

    ... a three-day workweek -- Tuesday toThursday -- with constant travel between home and Washington," former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, wrote in her book, "Fighting for Common Ground." Members spend so little time in D.C. that they don't form working ...

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  20. Congress Is Not a Drive-Thru WindowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Townhall

    ... a three-day workweek -- Tuesday to Thursday -- with constant travel between home and Washington," former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, wrote in her book, "Fighting for Common Ground." Members spend so little time in D.C. that they don't form working ...

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