WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that the Maine Department of Health and Human Services will receive a total of $9,458,354 through the Department of Justice Crime Victims Fund to enhance crime victim services in Maine.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King released a statement in honor of National Lobster Day, which will be celebrated this coming Sunday. In July, the Senate unanimously passed a resolution introduced by Senators Collins and King that designated September 25, 2016, as National Lobster Day.
Washington, D.C.—U.S. Senator Susan Collins today testified before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee on the need to update the nation’s nearly 80-year-old law to ensure the safety of personal care products. She urged the Committee to advance the Personal Care Products Safety Act, which she introduced with Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA):
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that the Maine Juvenile Justice Advisory Group (JJAG) was awarded a total of $400,402 to carry out its ThreeYear Comprehensive Plan for addressing juvenile justice and delinquency prevention issues in the state, as well as to continue practices that have led to a reduction in system-involved youth.
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins signed a letter today led by Senator Angus King calling on the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Board of Directors to not reappoint John Stumpf, the CEO of Wells Fargo, to another term on the Federal Advisory Council. The Council, of which Stumpf is currently a member, is responsible for consulting with and offering direct insight to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on a broad range of economic, monetary, and financial issues.
The legislation will help communities recruit, retain volunteer firefighters and EMS personnel
Volunteer firefighters donate services worth approximately $18,000 per year to their departments
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that eighteen community health centers across Maine will receive a total of $963,623 in federal funding to support their operations and provide quality health care services.
U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Co-Chair of the Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer’s, applauded today’s announcement that the National Institute on Aging has selected The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor to co-lead the Alzheimer’s Disease Precision Models Center in conjunction with Indiana University. The National Institute on Aging will award The Jackson Laboratory and Indiana University $25 million in grant funding to establish and support this new innovative effort to combat Alzheimer’s disease.
Experts Say: U.S. Public Housing Program is a ‘Failed Business Model’
Rental assistance consumes 84 percent of HUD’s budget, yet only one in four families eligible for housing assistance receives it