December 15, 2017
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Collins reappointed to homeland security panel

The Associated Press
John Clarke Russ | BDN
John Clarke Russ | BDN
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine — U.S. Sen. Susan Collins of Maine says she’s pleased with her reappointment to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

The Republican is ranking member of that committee. Collins said Thursday she will also retain her seat on the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Special Committee on Aging. In addition, Republican senators agreed to Collins’ request for a special waiver allowing her to continue to serve on the Senate Armed Services Committee.

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