Senator Collins’ Fourth of July Statement

Washington, D.C.—In advance of Independence Day, U.S. Senator Susan Collins issued the following statement.


“On Independence Day, we celebrate the anniversary of our nation and express gratitude to the founding generation of Americans who risked everything so that we could live in freedom. 



Collins, Feinstein Introduce Bill to Provide Up to $25 Billion in Emergency Financial Relief for U.S. Postal Service

Washington, D.C.—In a bipartisan effort to support the U.S. Postal Service, which has experienced significant declines in first-class and marketing mail volume due to the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) introduced legislation today that would help shore up the agency’s finances to ensure it survives the current national crisis. The legislation was co-sponsored by Senators Steve Daines (R-MT), Doug Jones (D-AL), and Jon Tester (D-MT).



Collins, King Announce Nearly $250,000 to increase Local Food in Maine Schools

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that a total of nearly $250,000 has been awarded to the Cumberland County Food Security Council, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, and the Maine School Administrative District 30 to support child nutrition programs for the upcoming school year.  This funding was awarded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm to School program.