Susan Collins

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Susan Collins
Susan Collins official Senate photo.jpg
United States Senator
from Maine
Assumed office
January 3, 1997
Serving with Angus King
Preceded byBill Cohen
Chair of the Senate Aging Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded byBill Nelson
Chair of the Senate Homeland Security Committee
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byJoe Lieberman
Succeeded byJoe Lieberman
Personal details
Susan Margaret Collins

(1952-12-07) December 7, 1952 (age 68)
Caribou, Maine, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Thomas Daffron (2012–present)
EducationSt. Lawrence University (BA)
WebsiteSenate website

Susan Margaret Collins is a Senator of the United States from Maine.[1] She is a moderate[2] in the Republican Party. Collins was elected to the Senate in 1996. The Senator was born December 7, 1952.

On February 13, 2021 Collins voted that no longer Republican President Donald Trump was guilty of starting the 2021 storming of the United States Capitol. She and six other Republican senators also voted that Trump was guilty. This was after the House of Representatives Second impeachment of Donald Trump.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "COLLINS, Susan Margaret, (1952 - )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  2. "How Maine's GOP Senators Are Key to Obama's Agenda". TIME. 2009-02-12. Archived from the original on 2012-11-05. Retrieved 2012-10-20.
  3. "7 Republicans found Trump 'guilty' of inciting Capitol riot. They explain their vote". Retrieved 14 February 2021.