Senator Collins Calls on House to Quickly Pass $480 Billion Emergency Aid Package to Assist Small Businesses and Employees, Support Hospitals, and Increase Testing

Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senator Susan Collins, a senior member of the Appropriations Committee and a member of the Small Business Task Force, called on the House of Representatives to quickly pass the $480 billion bipartisan agreement that the Senate approved last night as part of Congress’ ongoing response to COVID-19. 



Senator Collins Fights for Maine Farmers Facing Financial Challenges Due to COVID-19

Bangor, ME – In addition to threatening public health, the COVID-19 pandemic is taking a substantial economic toll on nearly every industry in the United States.  Maine’s agriculture sector has experienced severe financial harm due to the coronavirus, and Maine farmers are struggling with plummeting prices for their goods and rising costs.  U.S. Senator Susan Collins, a senior member of the Appropriations Committee, has been working across the aisle to secure assistance for Maine’s farmers.