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Susan Collins says she won’t run for Maine governor in 2018

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The decision all but guarantees that her mark on Maine’s political history will be stamped in the Senate.

Susan Collins to Remain in Senate, Skip Governor Run

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Ending months of speculation, Sen. Susan Collins announced Friday that she will forgo a run for governor to stay in the Senate.

Susan Collins’ choice to stay in Senate met with relief in DC

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“Her decision to remain in the Senate is important not only for the people of Maine, who she serves so well, but for the nation as a whole,” Mitch McConnell said.

Maine's Susan Collins: Duty, bipartisan outlook drove ...

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October 13, 2017 Rockport, Maine—Known in the Senate for doing her homework on issues, Republican Susan Collins of Maine thoroughly weighed the pros and cons of ...

GOP senator Collins won't run for governor

The Hill

The move is a boost for congressional Republicans, who have seen several moderate members announce they will leave Washington as the party struggles to score legislative wins and deals with a combative White House.

Moderate Republican Susan Collins Decides Against Leaving ...

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Senator Susan Collins of Maine said Friday she has decided against running for governor next year, ending the prospect that one of the chamber’s last ...

Susan Collins Is Not Running For Governor Of Maine In 2018

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The moderate Republican just can't quit the Senate after 21 years.

Maine's Susan Collins declines gov run, will remain in Senate

Boston Herald

Maine Sen. Susan Collins, who has emerged this year as a powerful moderate Republican swing vote opposing President Trump on health-care and other issues, will remain in the U.S. Senate rather than run for governor, she is announcing this…

Senator Susan Collins won’t run for Maine governor

Boston.com

ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) — Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins announced Friday that she’s staying out of the governor’s race because she believes she can do more good for Maine by staying in Washington. ‘‘I am a congenital optimist. I…

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Susan Collins says she won’t run for Maine governor in 2018

The decision all but guarantees that her mark on Maine’s political history will be stamped in the Senate.

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