All Articles on Susan Collins

Even if these candidates don’t win, their campaigns have been historic. If November isn’t kind to progressives, I don’t think we should brush this wave aside. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Progressives Need to Be Brave Enough to Fail
I don’t believe that we’re going to create real change through the compromises and decorum of so-called moderates
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How Guantanamo Set the Stage for the Kavanaugh Hearings
Justice derailed and the echoes of Gitmo
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Demanding Kavanaugh Impeachment, Law Students Launch Nationwide Strike Against Illegitimate Justice
"We have a moral obligation in our profession to advocate for justice."
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) went on overdrive talking about an assault by a bunch of activists around the Hill who were engaging in nothing more than boisterous lobbying and advocacy around one of the biggest legislative fights in recent years. And the serious reporters in traditional corporate media outlets just ran with that spin. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Views
Journalists and Media: Stop Feeding the Right-Wing Spin Machine
Reporters and pundits in corporate media act less like journalists and more like right-wing megaphones. This needs to stop.
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Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) enters a Capitol Police vehicle after announcing on the Senate floor on Friday that she would vote for Brett Kavanaugh. The senator has taken heightened security measures since the announcement but has reported that she's received a positive response to her decision in Maine. News
Pledging to Unseat Collins, Mainers Challenge Senator's "Infuriating and Completely False" Narrative on Response to Kavanaugh Vote
"This vote is a complete betrayal of Maine voters, of the women who have called her offices, and written letters, and organized phone banks, and attended rallies, and told their very deeply painful stories to her and her staff."
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East German border guards look through a hole in the Berlin wall after demonstrators pulled down one segment of the wall at Brandenburg gate on November 11th, 1989.(Photo: AP/Lionel Cironneau) Views
In Germany and America, Invisible Walls
Donald Trump would build a wall to squelch immigration but Berlin is a city that knows the horror of what such a barrier's really like
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) (C) talks to reporters following the weekly Senate Democratic policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol October 02, 2018 in Washington, DC.  (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) News
Here's "Something Bold" Democrats Can Do: Conduct the Kavanaugh Probe White House and GOP Refused to Have
"Instead of acting like the minority and like victims, Dems need to go on the offensive and act like a majority! Investigate, interview, and use the power of the media loudly, with courage and fervor!"
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It took Susan Collins almost an hour of bullshit, disingenuous, pandering blather to reveal she would betray Mainers, women and humanity with her Kavanaugh vote - this, after thousands wrote, called, visited, protested, pleaded she do the right thing. Instead, wrote faith leaders Further
This Will Be Her Legacy
Survivors telling their stories - aka "bullying" Collins - at her office. Photo by Brianna Soukup It took Susan Collins almost an hour of bullshit, disingenuous, pandering blather before she revealed, less than shockingly, she would betray Mainers, women and decency with her Kavanaugh vote - this,...
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"I'm Just a Good Old West Virginia Boy": Sen. Joe Manchin Becomes Only Democrat to Support Kavanaugh
"Shame! Shame!" chanted protesters as the West Virginian defended his decision.
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Screengrab from Crowdpac campaign to unseat Collins in 2020 News
After Backing Kavanaugh, Funding Platform to Unseat Susan Collins in 2020 Crashes From Traffic Surge
The fund had already surpassed its $2,000,000 goal
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