February 21, 2013

Maine's senators oppose automatic federal budget cuts

Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King say cuts to defense spending would hurt Bath Iron Works.

By Eric Russell erussell@pressherald.com
Staff Writer

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U.S. Sen. Susan Collins greets Bath Iron Works supervisor Chris Comora Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, as she and Sen. Angus King toured the shipbuilding plant.

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Bath Iron Works president Jeff Geiger talks with U.S. Sen. Angus King Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, as King and Sen. Susan Collins toured the shipbuilding plant.

Photo courtesy of BIW/Dennis Griggs

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