Sen. Susan Collins
Dec 18, 2013 — Among the takeaways from congressional votes to approve the bipartisan budget deal: Compromise happens, except on taxes and entitlements. And Congress still works. Well, sort of.
Oct 12, 2013 — President Obama hosted the Senate's leading Democrats at the White House for more than an hour Saturday afternoon, in a session that came the same day that Majority Leader Harry Reid met with Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell.
Apr 17, 2012 — Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, has been briefed about the embarrassing incident by the director of the Secret Service.
Oct 19, 2011 — A few hours after the Senate reached a deal on potatoes in schools, comedian Stephen Colbert took to the airwaves to display what sounded like some long-repressed middle school angst over being separated from his beloved 'tots.'
Dec 9, 2010 — Sen. Harry Reid apparently decided that Republicans weren't negotiating in good faith. So he brought the bill to a vote, exasperating Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, who had worked on an agreement with Reid.