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Snowe Health Care

Olympia Snowe Still Opposes Public Option Because it's Too Good

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Weiler

Snowe's blindly ideological view on health care asserts, against common sense, that even when the outcome is likely to be inferior, we should prefer "private" solutions.

Catering To Snowe A "Waste Of Time," Grijalva Says

The Hill | Jordan Fabian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Crafting a final version of health insurance legislation to attract moderate Republican support would be a "waste of time," according to the leader of...

Sam Stein

Reid Aide: Snowe Will Not Be At Negotiating Table

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Harry Reid's office is pushing back against reports that the Majority Leader is planning to include Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME) among the group ...

Sam Stein

Snowe Opts Out: Votes To Proclaim Health Care Bill Unconstitutional

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Democrats had any hopes of winning Sen. Olympia Snowe's vote on a health care reform bill, the Maine Republican likely put an end to them on Wednes...

Snowe Health Care Vote Could Cost Her Ranking Position

The Hill | Alexander Bolton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Olympia Snowe (Maine) is risking a shot at becoming the top Republican on an influential Senate committee by backing Democratic healthcare legisl...

Senate GOP: We Won't Punish Snowe For Health Care Vote

Politico | LISA LERER & MANU RAJU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mitch McConnell and his deputies in the Senate Republican leadership are responding very cautiously to Olympia Snowe's decision to become the first GO...

Snowe Praises Obama On Health Care, Criticizes Republican Colleagues

New York Times | JOHN HARWOOD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ms. Snowe has not endorsed either Democratic health care bill in the Senate. No Republican has. But in an interview, she offered a surprisingly rob...

Sam Stein

Snowe's Ties To Health Care Industry Raise Concern As Reform Talk Heats Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Senate Republican who is front and center in the health care debate has received more than $1 million in campaign contributions from the health ca...