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Olympia Snowe

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Olympia Snowe's Biography

Olympia Jean Snowe (née Bouchles; born February 21, 1947) is the senior United States Senator from Maine and a member of the Republican Party. Snowe has become widely known for her ability to influence the outcome of close votes, including whether to end filibusters. She and her fellow Senator from Maine, Susan Collins, are regarded as leading moderates within their party. In 2006, she was named one of America's Best Senators by Time Magazine. On February 28, 2012, Snowe announced that she will not seek reelection in November 2012, and will retire when her third term ends on January 3, 2013.

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US Senator Olympia Snowe, seen in October 2010
US Senator Olympia Snowe, seen in October 2010
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  • Rep. Michaud Co-Sponsoring Legislation to Reverse Hobby Lobby Decision

      News Source: Magic City Morning Star | 12 days ago
    Rep. Mike Michaud is co-sponsoring legislation that would ensure for-profit corporations provide female employees with access to healthcare items and services as required under federal law. The bill, the Protect Women's Health from Corporate
  • How Republican Sen. Susan Collins keeps winning

      News Source: Washington Post | 22 days ago
    Collins has rounded up the support of key environmental and gay rights groups designed to serve as a firewall against her liberal Democratic challenger who arguably could also lay claim to the same endorsements, if not for Collins's position of power.
  • To end partisan gridlock

      News Source: The Christian Science Monitor | 28 days ago
    A new report recommends practical, achievable steps to help government work better...A report today on reducing partisan bickering and gridlock in American politics deserves close attention and consideration. While it doesn't address all the problems

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  • Thomas Vecchiolla Named Raytheon Int'l Business President; ...

      Blog Source: www.govconwire.com | 3 months ago
    ... years and was also a principal advisor for national security and military affairs to Sen. Olympia Snowe. Tags:Commerce One e-Government Solutions · featured · Navy · Raytheon · raytheon integrated defense systems · Thomas Vecchiolla ...
  • Can Social Media Save Democracy? | IVN.us

      Blog Source: ivn.us | 3 months ago
    In a previous IVN article, former Senator Olympia Snowe expressed the importance of harnessing the power of social media to amplify our voices in order to be heard by party leaders in Congress. Snowe explained how ordinary citizens can ...
  • Poll Watch: Rasmussen 2014 Maine Senatorial Survey | Race 4 ...

      Blog Source: race42016.com | 3 months ago
    In a state that Obama carried by sizable margins twice, has both Congressmen liberal Dems, Collins is up by 36. Olympia Snowe would still be in the Senate if she hadn't decided to retire. I've never figured out why those 2 Republican women&

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