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Susan Colilins
  • Published
    August 9, 2020
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    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    The House passed the Department of Defense Appropriations Act to fund Defense Department programs for fiscal 2021.

  • Published
    August 2, 2020
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    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    A roundup of measures approved in each chamber.

  • Published
    July 13, 2020

    Flurry of absentee voting continues right up to Maine’s unusual July primary

    Town and city clerks have been inundated with absentee ballots, and some election officials still expect to see voters at the polls for a primary that was delayed from June by the pandemic.

  • Published
    July 5, 2020
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    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    The House has passed the Emergency Housing Protections and Relief Act, to provide $100 billion for an emergency rental assistance fund and $75 billion for a homeowners' assistance fund, and both extend and expand moratoriums on eviction and foreclosure of renters and homeowners.

  • Published
    June 21, 2020

    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    The Senate has passed a substitute amendment sponsored by Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., to the Taxpayer First Act. The amendment, known as the Great American Outdoors Act, would fund deferred maintenance programs at the national parks and provide for the purchase of land and waterways to expand public lands.

  • Published
    June 14, 2020

    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Charles Q. Brown Jr. to be the Air Force's chief of staff.

  • Published
    May 31, 2020

    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    Among other legislation, the House passed the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act, to impose sanctions on Chinese individuals found responsible for human rights violations of ethnic Turkic Muslims in the Xinjiang region of China.

  • Published
    May 22, 2020

    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    Among other legislation, the House passed a resolution authorizing the use of remote proxy voting by House members and remote proceedings by House committees during the coronavirus public health emergency.

  • Published
    May 17, 2020

    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    Among other legislation, the Senate passed the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act, to designate 9-8-8 as the universal telephone number for the purpose of the national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline system operating through the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and through the Veterans Crisis Line.

  • Published
    May 10, 2020

    How Maine’s members of Congress voted last week

    Among other votes, the Senate has confirmed the nomination of Robert J. Feitel to be the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's inspector general.

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