Senate Passes Farm Bill with Provision Authored by Senators Collins, Casey to Improve Senior Nutrition
Bill Would Streamline the Application Process for the ‘Senior Food Box Program’ and Reduce Burden on Seniors and States
Bill Comes After Examining Senior Nutrition at Aging Committee Hearing
Senators Collins, King Announce Nomination of Maine Superior Court Justice Lance Walker Clears Senate Committee Unanimously
Washington, D.C.—Following a concerted push by U.S.
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WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that three grants amounting to nearly $150,000 have been awarded to health centers located in Pittsfield, Bangor, and York. The funding, which was authorized through the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) that Senators Collins and King cosponsored, will help the health centers organize an effective response to the opioid epidemic through prevention, treatment, and recovery to create a lasting positive impact on lives affected by substance abuse.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—In a letter sent to the Attorney General, U.S. Senator Susan Collins called on the Department of Justice to reverse its decision to stop defending critical protections for people with pre-existing conditions in ongoing litigation in federal court.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Angus King (I-Maine), both members of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, applauded the Committee’s passage of the Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019 by a unanimous bipartisan vote of 15-0. The bill, which includes key provisions authored by both Senators Collins and King, authorizes funding, provides appropriate legal authorities and enhances Congressional oversight for the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC).