Snowe endorses Mass. Sen. Scott Brown as “a much-needed breath of fresh air”
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Sen. Olympia Snowe waves goodbye at the end of a press conference in Portland on Friday.
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Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine., left, and Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., walk near the floor of the Senate on an unusual Saturday session on Capitol Hill in Washington Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
In a statement released Thursday, Snowe credited Brown for his bipartisan approach. She called Brown “a much-needed breath of fresh air” in a Senate that Snowe said had become “characterized by gridlock and partisanship.”