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Olympia Snowe 2012

The "Snowe"ball effect: Why the Loss of Olympia Signals Tragedy in Washington

Marjorie Clifton | Posted 05.05.2012 | Politics
Marjorie Clifton

We are with you, Olympia, we want a democracy that supports bipartisanship and action in Washington. You have spoken with your feet and I hope the others are listening. Our country cannot afford to see our best voices go.

Amanda Terkel

Where Have All The Pro-Choice Republicans Gone? | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With Sen. Olympia Snowe's (R-Maine) announcement that she is not running for reelection, the Republican Party is losing one of its few r...

Candidates Hope To Prove Snowe Isn't Inevitable In Maine

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe hasn't lost an election in Maine for more than 30 years, but that hasn't stopped a half-dozen candidates from taking the...

Olympia Snowe Braces For Tea Party Challenge In Maine

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Maine's Olympia Snowe has long thrived as one of the Senate's leading GOP moderates, but she has recently sided with tea partyers o...

Amanda Terkel

Maine Labor Interests Worry That Olympia Snowe May Tack Right For 2012 | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) has to strike a delicate balance as she seeks a fourth term, courting the right to ward off a more conserva...

Olympia Snowe Faces Tea Party Threat If She Fights For Reelection In 2012

The Bangor Daily News | Kevin Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bolstered by Republican Paul LePage's victory last month, Republican and tea party activists are hoping to carry the conservative momentum into 2012 b...

Emily Swanson

Senate Elections 2012: The State Of The Senate | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Only a week after the 2010 midterms, it's difficult to tell how the 2012 senate elections will take shape. Any changes in the economy ar...