Comments for: Collins: Time to soften political rhetoric

Posted Feb. 22, 2011, at 1:23 p.m.
Last modified Feb. 22, 2011, at 9:58 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — The emergence of round-the-clock news and networks that cater to people at the far edges of the political spectrum have hardened political lines and made compromise more difficult, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins said Tuesday as she called for a restoration of civility in American politics. Last month’s shootings …

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