Washington, D.C. - President Trump signed into law the AFG and SAFER Program Reauthorization Act that included a provision authored by U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME), Chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, and Gary Peters (D-MI) to help fire departments save money by hiring and promoting trained first responders.
Washington, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently released a report which found that over the past five years, drug manufacturers may have potentially misclassified drugs to retain $1.3 billion in rebates rather than passing them on to State Medicaid agencies.
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“Tax cut plan will benefit hardworking Mainers, not DC elites”
By: Sen. Susan Collins
Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Bob Casey, the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Aging Committee, are warning of an email scam targeting Hotmail users in an attempt to steal personal and financial information.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, and Angus King announced today that nine housing programs across the State of Maine have been awarded a total of $449,554 through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program.
Washington, D.C. – In an effort to strengthen library and museum services across the nation, U.S. Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) joined Senators Jack Reed (D-RI), Thad Cochran (R-MS), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) in introducing the bipartisan Museum and Library Services Act of 2017. This critical bill renews and builds on the $231 million commitment to the federal museum and library programs administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Washington, D.C.—Following the passage of a continuing resolution that includes a provision preventing an automatic cut to Medicare, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released a statement recognizing Senator Collins’ efforts to ensure this $25 billion reduction did not go into effect.
Senator Collins urged swift action to avert these cuts and secured commitments from Majority Leader McConnell and Speaker Ryan to avoid an automatic 4% cut to Medicare
Click HERE to watch Senator Collins’ remarks on the Senate floor