Washington, D.C. – More than 1.5 billion pounds of fresh potatoes are currently stuck in the supply chain due to the widespread closure of restaurants, food establishments, hospitality businesses, and schools, as well as the cancellation of large events such as concerts and fairs during this pandemic.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that HealthReach Community Health Centers, the Maine Hospital Association, Inc., the Penobscot Community Health Center, the Katahdin Valley Health Center, and the Maine Primary Care Association have been awarded a total of $5,794,031 to support their efforts to provide health care to Mainers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Transportation Appropriations Subcommittee, announced today that United Airlines has been chosen as the Essential Air Service (EAS) provider to Presque Isle International Airport. The selection means there will not be a lapse in air service to Presque Isle.
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Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senator Susan Collins is reminding Mainers to be on the lookout for their stimulus payments in the form of prepaid debit cards in the mail if they have not already received these funds. The stimulus checks of up to $1,200 per individual were authorized by the CARES Act, which Senator Collins voted for.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Transportation Appropriations Subcommittee, announced that the University of Maine’s (UMaine) Center for Transportation Infrastructure Durability Center has been awarded $5,250,800 for fiscal year 2020 by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).
Washington, D.C.—The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bipartisan resolution introduced by U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Doug Jones (D-AL) designating the month of May as “Older Americans Month.” The resolution recognizes the success of older Americans and the important role they have in our society. Senator Collins is the Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee and Senator Jones is a member of the committee.