Senate Intelligence Committee Passes Intelligence Authorization Act with Provisions Co-Authored by Senator Collins

Washington, D.C. — The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence passed the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (IAA) on a bipartisan 14 - 1 vote. The bill authorizes funding, provides legal authorities, and enhances congressional oversight for the U.S. Intelligence Community.  The legislation included two provisions co-authored by Senator Collins.

 

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Senators Collins, King Announce More than $1.3 Million for Maine Hospitals to Fight COVID-19

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that Maine hospitals have been awarded a total of $1,355,641 to support their efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.  This investment is part of the second tranche of $350 million allocated by HHS through the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act and the CARES Act to bolster the U.S. health care system’s response to COVID-19.  In total, Maine has received $2,991,576.

 

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Senator Collins Announces Nearly $9 Million to Help Prevent COVID-19 Among Maine’s Homeless

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, announced that the State of Maine has been awarded a total of $8,836,614 in the second installment of funding to prevent and respond to COVID-19 among individuals and families who are homeless or receiving homeless assistance. This funding, awarded to the City of Portland and MaineHousing, was allocated through the CARES Act.

 

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Senator Collins Announces $1.8 Million to Support Maine Tribal Communities During COVID-19 Pandemic

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Susan Collins, the Chairman of the Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, announced that the Aroostook Band of Micmacs and the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians will receive a total of $1.8 million through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) program. 

 

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