Stories about Olympia Snowe

 
Dana Connors, president of the Maine State Chamber of Commerce, unveils a report by the chamber and the Maine Development Foundation in November 2013.

Be proud of this Maine tax credit

By Dana Connors on June 22, 2014, at 7:21 a.m.
Richard Rosen

Richard Rosen to join growing field of Republicans seeking Maine congressional seat

By Christopher Cousins on Aug. 29, 2013, at 5:09 p.m.
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A woman with a vivid vest arrives at the Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport on Tuesday as a Paul LePage re-election fundraising event, featuring keynote speaker Jeb Bush, got underway

LePage confirms he will run for re-election during fundraiser featuring Jeb Bush

By Seth Koenig on July 02, 2013, at 9:01 p.m.
Former Maine Gov. John McKernan applauds his wife, Olympia Snowe, at a press conference in Portland last year.

Judge allows lawsuit against for-profit college firm linked to ex-Gov. McKernan to continue

By Christopher Cousins on May 31, 2013, at 7:16 p.m.
Sen. Olympia Snowe waves goodbye at the end of a press conference in Portland in March 2012.

Olympia’s List makes its first campaign donation — to Maine Sen. Susan Collins

By Scott Thistle on May 10, 2013, at 2:15 p.m.
Former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, looks over the boxes of files packed for storage and moving in her offices in Washington, D.C. after she gave her farewell address to the Senate and the nation. Snowe retired after 34 years in Congress.

Snowe voices support of same-sex marriage

on April 05, 2013, at 2:38 p.m.
Sen. Olympia Snowe waves goodbye at the end of a press conference in Portland in March 2012.

Snowe one of many members of Senate old guard leaving office

By Chris Cillizza, Washington Post on Jan. 14, 2013, at 5:26 a.m.
Sen. Olympia Snowe waves goodbye at the end of a press conference in Portland in March 2012.

Stepping down, Olympia Snowe hopes to match ‘insider’s voice … with outsider’s frustration’

By Matthew Stone on Jan. 01, 2013, at 9:31 a.m.
ANALYSIS
U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe speaks with reporters at the Capitol after she delivered her farewell address. At left is Christopher Averill, Snowe's communications director, and behind her to the right is Scott Ogden, her deputy press secretary.

Maine’s political surprises of 2012

By Robert Long on Dec. 21, 2012, at 2:47 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, looks over the boxes of files packed for storage and moving in her offices in Washington, D.C. after she gave her farewell address to the Senate and the nation. Snowe is retiring after 34 years in Congress.

Iconic career in Congress comes to an end for Olympia Snowe

By Scott Thistle on Dec. 16, 2012, at 7:21 a.m.
Retiring Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, accompanied by her husband, former Maine Gov. John "Jock" McKernan, Jr., talks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, after giving her farewell speech in the Senate chamber. Snowe said she remains hopeful that the Senate can overcome "excessive political polarization" to work together to reach consensus on important issues facing the nation.

Sen. Olympia Snowe urges return to Founding Fathers’ blueprint in farewell speech

By Robert Long on Dec. 13, 2012, at 11:21 a.m.
Sen. Olympia Snowe R-Maine lays a holiday wreath over the grave of Lieutenant Edmund Sixtus Muskie at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington in December 2011, during Wreaths Across America Day.

Maine’s Worcester Wreaths set out for Arlington National Cemetery

The Associated Press on Dec. 09, 2012, at 8:41 a.m.
Sen. Olympia Snowe R-Maine lays a holiday wreath over the grave of Lieutenant Edmund Sixtus Muskie at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington in Dec 2011, during Wreaths Across America Day.

Worcester Wreaths convoy heading to Arlington cemetery

By DAVID SHARP, The Associated Press on Dec. 08, 2012, at 12:20 p.m.
Independent Senator-elect Angus King speaks at a news conference, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Freeport, Maine.

Collins, King to meet Tuesday to plan how they will work together in U.S. Senate

By Robert Long on Nov. 11, 2012, at 6:45 p.m.
Election 2012 quick view
President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign rally at the Community College of Aurora, in Aurora, Colo., Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012.

More updates as Election Day nears for Mainers

By Matthew Stone and Robert Long on Nov. 05, 2012, at 8:54 a.m.
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The first trip of the Amtrak Downeaster's new passenger train service from Boston to Freeport and Brunswick arrives at Brunswick's Maine Street Station on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. Hundreds of people were on-hand to see the train arrive.

Freeport, Brunswick welcome long-awaited passenger rail service to Boston

By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 01, 2012, at 6:09 p.m.
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Maine Aero Services aviation technician Ben Doughty (left) explains his job to U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe (right) and Maine Senate President Kevin Raye (center) on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 at the Bangor International Airport. Snowe joined Raye on Monday as he campaigned for Mike Michaud's U.S. Congressional seat.

Olympia Snowe campaigns for Kevin Raye in Bangor, Lewiston

By Sun Journal on Oct. 22, 2012, at 7:12 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe

State Chamber of Commerce honors Sen. Snowe for public service

By Whit Richardson on Oct. 05, 2012, at 8:02 p.m.
Sen. Olympia Snowe waves goodbye at the end of a press conference in Portland in March 2012.

Retiring Sen. Olympia Snowe plans to release book in 2013

By HILLEL ITALIE, The Associated Press on Sept. 24, 2012, at 6:30 p.m.
U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud

Mike Michaud bill seeks permanent restoration of heating assistance funds

By Matthew Stone on Sept. 22, 2012, at 12:38 p.m.