Posts Tagged ‘Susan Collins’

February 5th, 2020 - 9:34 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

OK boomer.

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) acquitted Trump, then retooled her rationalization. On Tuesday, she said she would vote to acquit him because “he had learned a lesson” from being impeached. On Wednesday, after the vote, “Collins told a reporter from Maine outlet WGME-TV that she used the[...]

September 15th, 2019 - 10:27 am § in Misc.

Is Susan Collins a gullible fool?

She’d be a lousy juror. When Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) announced she would vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, she said she believed “someone” had assaulted Christine Blasey Ford “at some point,” but contended Ford’s allegations failed “to [...]

October 7th, 2018 - 8:36 am § in Politics

Collins asserts someone else assaulted Ford

In a TV segment taped Saturday for Sunday airing, GOP Sen. Susan Collins, who cast the pivotal vote that put Brett Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court, claimed she believes someone else assaulted Sen. Christine Blasey Ford. The rest of her party abandoned the “mistaken identity” defense immed[...]

October 6th, 2018 - 9:58 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics


Yesterday, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine became the face of the Republican Party when she spoke on the Senate floor to defend her party’s — and her — support for Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s pick to fill the Supreme Court seat being vacated by retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Coll[...]