Susan Collins announces she will stay in the Senate rather than seek Maine's governorship
Friday, 13 October 2017 Maine Sen. Susan Collins, one of the key Republican votes that blocked the party’s effort to repeal Obamacare, announced Friday that she will forgo a race for the state’s governorship, remaining in the Senate at least until her term expires in 2020.
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President Trump attacked Special Counsel Robert Mueller via Twitter over the weekend. His public tirade was met with a shrug by the GOP. Republicans said they weren't concerned Trump would go so far as.. Source: Wochit News -
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President Donald Trump called for increasing the minimum age for all gun purchases to 21. That bring long guns onto the same level as handgun laws. Lawmakers are skeptical about the plan, which would.. Source: Wochit News -
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