Susan Collins

SNL Mocks Senate Republicans for Not Being Anti-Trump in Cold Open

Saturday’s cold open on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” was an effort to mock Senate Republicans for not being openly hostile toward President Donald Trump. The sketch featured Cecily Strong as Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), Beck Bennett as Senate Majority Leader

SNL Cold Open, 5/11/2019

Politico: GOP Senators Reject Schumer’s Plan to Block Trump’s Wall

Nearly all GOP Senators are rejecting a proposal backed by Sen. Chuck Schumer that would have President Donald Trump agree to reopen the shuttered federal agencies in exchange for Democrats promising to debate his border wall funding request, according to Politico.

ChuckSchumer-MediaAvailability-May22017-AP-640x480

Border Wall Vote Puts Vulnerable 2020 Democrat Senators in Spotlight

The dramatic vote in the Senate Friday afternoon on whether to proceed to a final vote on the House-passed continuing budget resolution that includes $5.7 billion of border wall funding placed an intense spotlight on three Democrat senators whose re-election prospects in 2020 are considered uncertain.

Shaheen, Jones, Peters