The Real Female Maverick In GOP: Olympia Snowe
Move Over Palin! Maine’s Snowe Is The Female Maverick In The GOP
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe says she will vote for a Democratic health care bill, breaking with her party on President Barack Obama’s top legislative priority.
This is a no brainer awarded to Olympia Snowe:
The Senate Finance Cmte. is now meeting for a final vote on its $829B health care bill. Though Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-ME) is considered a swing vote, most members of the Cmte. are likely to vote along party lines. Before voting, each member is commenting on the legislation.
Senate Finance Cmte.: NOW on C-SPAN 3 LIVE STREAM
WASHINGTON – A Senate committee moved Tuesday toward a pivotal vote on a sweeping health care bill that fulfills President Barack Obama’s top domestic priority. “It’s time to get the job done,” Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus declared as he convened his panel for the long-anticipated action. — Read more here: ‘Time to get the job done’ on health care