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  1. Is it time to revise what politics textbooks say about Maine?Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... bitter partisanship and incivility seen elsewhere. Former politicians like Margaret Chase Smith, Bill Cohen, Olympia Snowe and George Mitchell are widely respected. People focus on issues rather than highly personal attacks. Even more, Mainers can ...

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  2. Brown University to Host Senator Olympia SnoweRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Go Local

    Brown University's annual Noah Kreiger '93 Memoiral Lecture will be delivered this year by former Senator Olympia Snowe, Republican of Maine.

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  3. Senate pushes envelope on gridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Politico

    ... said Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), ticking off what he sees as premature retirements of GOP senators like Olympia Snowe of Maine and Mike Johanns of Nebraska, among others. "It's a great honor, to be here but once you're here, you want to do your ...

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  4. Former senator of Maine speaks on healthcareRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Miami Hurricane

    Former Sen. Olympia Snowe gave the keynote address at The Business of Healthcare: Bending the Cost Curve conference, which was hosted by the Center for Health Sector Management and Policy at the Business School.

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  5. Wreath ceremony honors the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... at the end of the holiday season of 1992, the company discovered it had an excess of wreaths. Maine senator Olympia Snowe and the Maine State Society of DC, made arrangements for the wreaths to be laid at Arlington. In 2006 thousands of e-mails and ...

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  6. What to do with all that snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Click Orlando

    People in Bethel, Maine had to do something with all that snow, so they created the world's tallest snowman, or woman. Named after the states senior senator, Olympia Snowe, she stands 122 feet tall. It took over a month and needed the use of a crane. Take a look at Olympia here.

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  7. Activists cite hazards as South Portland picks panel to study latest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... attorney Russell Pierce Jr. from 12 committee applicants . Conathan served on the staff of former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, specializing in marine resources and U.S. Coast Guard issues. He is not an attorney, but said last week he expects ...

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  8. Obama blames media for 'caricature'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | The Hill

    ... voter and the reality, it's hard for folks like John Boehner to move too far in my direction." Former Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine), for a time a top swing vote in the Senate, said last year she would give Obama a "close to failing" grade on his ...

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  9. Obama blames media for 'caricature' [impenetrable ...Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... voter and the reality, it's hard for folks like John Boehner to move too far in my direction." Former Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine), for a time a key swing vote in the Senate, said last year she would give Obama a 'close to failing' grade on his ...

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  10. The Village at Gleannloch Farms Invites the Public to Calvin College's Free January Lecture SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | CNN

    ... the speakers are Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author Isabel Wilkerson, former Senator Olympia Snowe, who was named as one of Forbes magazine's most powerful women, and New York Times bestselling author Bob Goff. The January ...

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  11. The Register's Editorial: There is some Iowa health reform good newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    ... option, who will sell policies on the insurance exchanges if private insurers don't? Even a Republican, Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, pushed for a "trigger" that would launch a public option if private plans were not available or didn't work out. ...

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  12. Democrat Steve Woods jumps into race for state Senate seat being vacated by WoodburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Board, placed fourth in a six-way race for the U.S. Senate seat in 2012, which had been vacated by Republican Olympia Snowe. Woods left the race early and endorsed independent Angus King, who ended up winning the election. "Steve is a successful ...

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  13. How to woo techRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Politico

    ... campaign checks. This simply won't work for reaping tech dollars. Just look at what happened to former Sen. Olympia Snowe. The Maine Republican sat on the powerful Commerce and Finance committees - both key for the tech industry. But during one ...

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  14. Bloomberg, Pauslon Form Group to Assess Climate Risk to EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Triple Pundit

    ... Also on the Risk Committee are various former CEOs, senators, and cabinet secretaries, including Robert Rubin, Olympia Snowe, Henry Cisneros, and George Schultz. The group will provide and review assessments, deliver messaging and sharing the ...

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  15. Barbara Mikulski, the Iron-Fisted Woman Who Helped Congress Find Common GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... and city councilman. "She identifies with the neighborhood and empathizes. It is a lost art," says former Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, a senior fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center. "She is Maryland. She treats her constituents like a family." As ...

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  16. Pitts: With Hillary, reality under fireRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2014 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... a story. As it happens, the events Clinton recalls did occur -- just not to her. The Post reminds us that Sen. Olympia Snowe came under fire on a visit to Bosnia six months before Clinton got there. So perhaps Clinton has transferred the memory? I ...

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  17. K Street's Ogilvy adds firepower on taxesRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 | The Hill

    ... and chief tax counsel to the Senate Finance Committee; Shumack was tax and finance counsel for former Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine), and Dwyer was tax and banking counsel to ex-Sen. John C. Danforth (R-Mo.) on several committees. The GDS lobbyists ...

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  18. Appeals court says judge rightly approved BP settlement agreement - ...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | Politico

    ... to analyze economic risks and work on outreach to different communities. Members include: Former Sen. Olympia Snowe; former Secretary of State, Treasury and Labor George Shultz; former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin; former Health and Human ...

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  19. Looking forward to 2014Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2013 | SeacoastOnline

    ... they spent a lot of money locally. Politically, I won one and lost one. I hoped that Angus King would continue Olympia Snowe's bipartisanship and effectiveness in the U.S. Senate and I believe he's done that. I also asked for an end to the bitter ...

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  20. Will Senator Susan Collins Drop Out Of Senate Race?Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... for Maine politics, with the United States Senate race taking a wild turn when entrenched career politician Olympia Snowe dropped out. Running scared of freethinking Republicans no longer willing to play by the your liberals vs. our liberals game, ...

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