Comments for: Political insiders float Sen. Collins as possible successor to departing homeland security secretary

Posted July 12, 2013, at 7:10 p.m.
Last modified July 12, 2013, at 9:14 p.m.

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano’s resignation Friday spurred speculation among political bloggers and Beltway insiders that Maine Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins might be a potential replacement. Collins’ lengthy tenure on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, including as chairwoman from 2005 to 2007, prompted discussion that …

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