Skip to content

Susan Collins

Latest Stories

cabinet_rice2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

cabinet_rice2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, ranking Republican on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee walks to a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, for a meeting with UN Ambassador Susan Rice. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

cabinet-rice_reps_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

cabinet-rice_reps_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

U.N. Ambassador Susan E. Rice leaves a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, with Sens. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, and Bob Corker, Tennessee Republican, about the Benghazi terrorist attack. (Associated Press)

obama-violence-agains_live_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

obama-violence-agains_live_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

From left, Diane Millich, a member of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe in Colorado and domestic abuse survivor, Attorney General Eric Holder, Vice President Joseph R. Biden and Sen. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, listens to President Obama speaks at the Interior Department in Washington on March 7, 2013, before signing of the Violence Against Women Act. (Associated Press)

Obama Violence Agains_Live.jpg

Obama Violence Agains_Live.jpg

From left, Diane Millich, a member of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe in Colorado and domestic abuse survivor, Attorney General Eric Holder, Vice President Joseph R. Biden and Sen. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, listens to President Obama speaks at the Interior Department in Washington on March 7, 2013, before signing of the Violence Against Women Act. (Associated Press)

POW_6805_20121129

POW_6805_20121129

Sen. Susan Collins, center, ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, gets into an elevator at the U.S. Capitol after talking to the media following a closed-door briefing on the Benghazi attack on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

Cabinet Rice_Reps.jpg

Cabinet Rice_Reps.jpg

** FILE ** U.N. Ambassador Susan E. Rice leaves a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, with Sens. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, and Bob Corker, Tennessee Republican, about the Benghazi terrorist attack. (Associated Press)

BENGHAZI_6722_20121129

BENGHAZI_6722_20121129

Sen. Susan Collins, ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, talks to the media following a closed-door briefing about the Benghazi attack on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at the U.S. Capitol. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

BENGHAZI_6716_20121129

BENGHAZI_6716_20121129

Sen. Joe Lieberman, chair of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, looks on as Sen. Susan Collins, ranking member on the committee, talks to the media following a closed-door briefing about the Benghazi attack on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at the U.S. Capitol. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

BENGHAZI_6715_20121129

BENGHAZI_6715_20121129

Sen. Susan Collins, center, ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, gets into an elevator at the U.S. Capitol after talking to the media following a closed-door briefing on the Benghazi attack on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

20121128-213753-pic-300411214_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

20121128-213753-pic-300411214_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Sen. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, and Sen. Bob Corker, Tennessee Republican, were not swayed after meeting with U.N. Ambassador Susan E. Rice, a possible nominee for secretary of state, about her comments in the aftermath of a Sept. 11 terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

20121128-213753-pic-300411214.jpg

20121128-213753-pic-300411214.jpg

Sen. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, and Sen. Bob Corker, Tennessee Republican, were not swayed after meeting with U.N. Ambassador Susan E. Rice, a possible nominee for secretary of state, about her comments in the aftermath of a Sept. 11 terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

rice_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

rice_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice arrives for a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine and Sen. Corker, R-Tenn., to discuss the Benghazi terrorist attack. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

RICE.jpg

RICE.jpg

U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice arrives for a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine and Sen. Corker, R-Tenn., to discuss the Benghazi terrorist attack. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

New Congress_Live.jpg

New Congress_Live.jpg

Sen. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, meets Nov. 13, 2012, with Independent Senator-elect Angus King in her office on Capitol Hill in Washington to discuss committee assignments and how they'll work together to represent Maine in the Senate. (Associated Press)

congress_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

congress_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, right, accompanied by the committee's Chairman Sen. Joseph Lieberman, I-Conn., gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 24, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

CONGRESS.jpg

CONGRESS.jpg

** FILE ** Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, right, accompanied by the committee's Chairman Sen. Joseph Lieberman, I-Conn., gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 24, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

SECRET_20120523_1257

SECRET_20120523_1257

Sens. Susan Collins, left, and Joe Lieberman have a private conversation on the dais during a hearing by the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs in which United States Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan testified about the Secret Service scandal in Cartagena in which agents soliticted prostitutes. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

SECRET_20120523_1254

SECRET_20120523_1254

Sen. Susan Collins questions Mark Sullivan, director of the United States Secret Service, about the actions of Secret Service agents during a hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs at the Dirksen Building in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, May 23, 2012. Sen. Collins said she is not convinced that this was an isolated incident and is concerned that the fact agents gave their real names when checking in to hotels is indicative of the fact that they were not concerned about repercussions. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

20111018-232413-pic-517899438.jpg

20111018-232413-pic-517899438.jpg

Sen. Susan Collins, Maine Republican, introduced the amendment to block the U.S. Department of Agriculture from limiting potatoes or other vegetables in school lunches. She cited additional costs on school districts that would result. (Associated Press)

20111005-220120-pic-133882270.jpg

20111005-220120-pic-133882270.jpg

Sen. Susan Collins, Republican from Maine, is among members of Congress who want local jurisdictions to have freedom in school lunch decisions. (Associated Press)