Susan Collins Archives

DEAD: GOP Senators Collins, McCain Oppose, Effectively Kill Controversial Heath Care Bill

September 22, 2017

Graham-Cassidy Bill Now Short On Votes After McCain, Collins Signal Opposition Much like the other proposals Republicans have put together in their push to repeal and replace Obamacare, the Graham-Cassidy bill began on life support. And as more analysis and information…

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Fox News Host Calls For Trump Dictatorship in Sick Reaction to Obamacare Repeal Defeat

July 28, 2017

Late Thursday night the Republican effort to kill ObamaCare met its demise – for the time being. Despite having the majority, the GOP-run Senate couldn’t pass their last ditch scheme to repeal the Affordable Care Act. It’s a dream they’ve…

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Sore Loser Trump Calls For Rule Change That Would Kill Democracy

July 28, 2017

Trump Wants to Weaken The Senate after Losing a Simple Majority Vote Very early Friday morning, Senator John McCain dramatically cast the deciding vote, joining Republican defectors Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and all 48 Democrats, to kill…

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Don’t Be Fooled: ‘New’ Trumpcare is Just as Cruel as ‘Old’ Trumpcare — Here’s Why

July 13, 2017

Meet the New Trumpcare, Same as the Old Trumpcare The Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act and either replace it with something new and horrible or punt it into the future ground on with a new unveiling of…

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Trump Press Secretary’s Response to His Gross Tweets About Mika Makes Things Even Worse

June 29, 2017

It’s mid-morning on Thursday and by now most of the country has heard about Donald Trump’s latest expression of his abhorrent character (or lack thereof). For those who haven’t, he tweeted a grotesque insult aimed at MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski. It…

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Impeachment Increasingly Likely as Top Republicans Running Scared from Trump

May 15, 2017

With Trump’s increasingly erratic behavior, Republicans are fleeing from him like rats leaving the magic ship — because it’s about to sink. Key Republicans who, not so long ago, weren’t afraid of Trump have now hit the panic button, thanks to…

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Betsy DeVos Faces Unprecedented Opposition As GOP Senators Vow Block (VIDEO)

February 2, 2017

Trump’s Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos got a two-for-one smackdown by two GOP senators who question her qualifications for leading the Department of Education. DeVos Now Faces Major Hurdles In a pair of back-to-back speeches Wednesday on the Senate…

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Trump Is So Despised He May Not Be Able To Do His Job As President, Polls say

December 25, 2016

When Donald Trump becomes president in January, he faces the distinction of being the least-popular incoming president in this modern era of public-opinion polling, Politico notes. Will Trump’s popularity sink or swim as president? The below sea level figures raises…

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In Wake Of Deadly Mass Shootings, Heartless GOP Senate Rejects 3 Gun Bills (VIDEO)

December 4, 2015

When it comes to rejecting gun bills, Republicans have no shame. As America mourns this week’s tragic mass shootings, Senate Republicans gave all of us a big middle finger and voted against a series of gun bills. As reported on Friday by CBS…

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