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us: Collins, Susan, 1952-

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  • Fuller Name

    • Susan Margaret
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        Caribou, Me.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) St. Lawrence University
        • Affiliation End: 1975
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1997
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators
    • Sources

      • found: Nine and counting, c2000: p. ii (Susan Collins)
      • found: Susan Collins biography WWW page, Sept. 25, 2000 (Susan Collins; Susan M. Collins; elected as Senator from Maine 1996; b. Dec. 7, 1952)
      • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, May 9, 2013 (Collins, Susan Margaret, a Senator from Maine; born in Caribou, Aroostook County, Maine, December 7, 1952; graduated from St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 1975; worked for United States Senator William S. Cohen 1975-1987, serving as staff director of the Senate Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on the Oversight of Government Management 1981-1987; commissioner of the Maine Department of Professional and Financial Regulation 1987-1992; New England regional director, United States Small Business Administration 1992; served as deputy state treasurer of Massachusetts, 1993; won an eight-way Republican primary to become the first woman nominated for governor of Maine in 1994, but lost general election; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1996; reelected in 2002, and again in 2008 for the term ending January 3, 2015; chair, Committee on Governmental Affairs (One Hundred Eighth Congress), Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (One Hundred Ninth Congress))
    • Change Notes

      • 2000-09-25: new
      • 2013-05-10: revised
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