Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) has awarded the Maine Department of Labor over $1 million in grant funding as part of USDOL’s Workforce Data Quality Initiative.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins will host her friend and colleague, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS), for a tour of Bath Iron Works this morning. Senator Wicker is the Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Senator Wicker’s Subcommittee oversees all U.S. Navy and Marine Corps programs.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – After today’s Supreme Court ruling in the Obergefell v. Hodges case, U.S. Senator Susan Collins released the following statement:
The American spirit was born on July 4th, 1776, when 56 patriots gathered in Philadelphia. The Declaration of Independence they had crafted with care and forged by vigorous debate was considered an act of high treason against a king. At the same time, it was an act of supreme loyalty to the highest aspirations of mankind – the unalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Susan Collins, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations Subcommittee, announced today that the Fiscal Year 2016 THUD funding bill has been approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee. The bill will now be considered by the full Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Collins, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee has adopted a provision to ensure that summer camps providing interstate transportation as an incidental part of their business are not treated as transportation service providers. The provision was adopted within the Fiscal Year 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations bill and must now be considered by the full Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – After today’s Supreme Court ruling in the King v. Burwell case, U.S. Senator Susan Collins released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C.—To address the recent cyber-breach at the Office of Personnel Management and the troubling pattern of cyber-intrusions into government networks, U.S. Senator Collins, a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, authored an important provision that was unanimously adopted by the Committee this afternoon as part of the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016. The legislation will now be considered by the full Senate.