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Senator Collins Warns of Two New Scams Targeting Mainers

Washington, D.C.—The Senate Aging Committee’s Fraud Hotline has recently received reports of two new scams that are targeting Mainers.  The first involves the Social Security Administration, and the second affects CMP customers.  U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Aging Committee, is warning Mainers to be vigilant and protect themselves from being defrauded. 

 

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Senator Collins’ Statement on Nomination of Bruce Poliquin to Serve as Chair of National SIPC

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins issued this statement following the announcement that former Congressman Bruce Poliquin has been nominated to serve as Chairman of the Board of Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC).

 

“Congratulations to Bruce Poliquin on this impressive nomination,” said Senator Collins.  “As a member of Congress, Bruce fought hard to protect the savings of hardworking Americans.  I know Bruce will bring that same tenacity—along with his years of experience in business—to this new role.”

 

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Senator Collins’ Transportation & Housing Funding Bill Advances with Major Wins for Maine

Washington, D.C. — Today the Appropriations Committee advanced the fiscal year (FY) 2020 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill, legislation authored by Chairman Susan Collins, by a vote of 31-0.  The legislation includes Senator Collins’ provisions to make critical improvements to Maine’s transportation infrastructure, promote economic development, and provide housing assistance for the most vulnerable populations.

 

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Funding Secured by Senator Collins to Support Homelessness Prevention Programs Clears Appropriations Committee

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, announced today that the Appropriations Committee approved $2.8 billion to help communities design and implement local solutions to end homelessness.  Senator Collins included this funding as part of the fiscal year (FY) 2020 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill.

 

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