Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King congratulated students from Bangor High School on winning the regional competition for the 2018 National Science Bowl (NSB), sponsored by the Department of Energy. The students will now advance to compete in the NSB National Finals this April in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT) reintroduced their bipartisan bill to curb youth homelessness and support young victims of trafficking. The Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA), which is also cosponsored by Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), would reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act programs and continue authority for grants to communities across the nation to prevent and respond to youth and young adult homelessness.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that The City of Bath will receive a $2,300,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development, as well as a $6,500,000 Water and Waste Disposal Direct Loan. The City of Bath will use the funds to improve the wastewater management system, and to begin a series of immediate upgrades.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced today that the Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) will award $210,000 to Androscoggin, Somerset, Aroostook, and Washington Counties to foster economic development, support small businesses, and create jobs.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) led a bipartisan letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense James Mattis requesting an update on their efforts to counter Boko Haram. Their letter was also signed by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH).
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Martin Heinrich (D-NM), members of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, calling on the Department to step up its efforts to protect the United States from Russian interference in our elections.