Maine’s Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins were two of three Republican Senators to vote for the economic stimulus package. “Snowe and Collins are reading both what is necessary at this time in politics and what the country has said they wanted much better than are their fellow Republicans in the Senate,” [Professor of Government Sandy] Maisel said.

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WCSH 6-TV, Feb. 5

Sandy Maisel talks with host Pat Callahan about the Maine Senators’ role in the vote.