Post Tagged with: "Olympia Snowe"

April 15, 2011 05:41

Senators could be haunted in ’12 by votes on Planned Parenthood, healthcare

The healthcare vote was a tough one for centrist Democrats facing reelection next year, including Sens. Joe Manchin (W.Va.), Joe Tester (Mont.), Claire McCaskill (Mo.) and Ben Nelson (Neb.), who all voted against blocking the funds. Senate Republican strategists said the vote would be a major issue in the 2012 campaign. -The Hill

July 6, 2010 06:13

Ten Reasons to Oppose Dodd-Frank – a message for Scott Brown

It’s a bad bill. There is no reason to rush this process, other than that the Democrats want to pass this legislation while they have favorable numbers, leaving themselves plenty of time to pass other bad pieces of legislation before the public has its say in November.