In the iconic 1985 film "Back to the Future," Marty and Doc ride a time machine built from a Delorean car thirty years back in time. They end up in 1955 – the middle of the Baby Boom – where they save the past, and then blast off again to an impossibly distant future – the year 2015.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that Bates College, in partnership with the Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership, will receive a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant totaling $24,952 to help coordinate research and training being done at a network of field stations in the Gulf of Maine.
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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) has awarded the Maine Department of Labor over $1 million in grant funding as part of USDOL’s Workforce Data Quality Initiative.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins will host her friend and colleague, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS), for a tour of Bath Iron Works this morning. Senator Wicker is the Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Senator Wicker’s Subcommittee oversees all U.S. Navy and Marine Corps programs.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – After today’s Supreme Court ruling in the Obergefell v. Hodges case, U.S. Senator Susan Collins released the following statement:
The American spirit was born on July 4th, 1776, when 56 patriots gathered in Philadelphia. The Declaration of Independence they had crafted with care and forged by vigorous debate was considered an act of high treason against a king. At the same time, it was an act of supreme loyalty to the highest aspirations of mankind – the unalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Susan Collins, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations Subcommittee, announced today that the Fiscal Year 2016 THUD funding bill has been approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee. The bill will now be considered by the full Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Collins, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee has adopted a provision to ensure that summer camps providing interstate transportation as an incidental part of their business are not treated as transportation service providers. The provision was adopted within the Fiscal Year 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations bill and must now be considered by the full Senate.