Dishonest Attacks on Susan Collins Distort Her Independent Record

Sen. Susan Collins talks to reporters about the Supreme Court nomination of federal appeals court judge Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., September 17, 2018. (Mike Segar/Reuters)
The unserious bomb throwers at the Lincoln Project and the Human Rights Campaign make the truth a casualty of their crusade against President Trump.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE W hat if I told you that the woman rated the single most bipartisan U.S. senator for the last seven years in a row is vying for reelection? What if this same senator provided crucial votes of support for both of President Obama’s Supreme Court nominees, won an award from Planned Parenthood in 2017, voted against repealing the Affordable Care Act, and is endorsed by a sitting Democratic colleague?

Sounds like someone progressives would rally behind, right?

Wrong.

You see, this exercise isn’t theoretical. The woman described above is Susan Collins, and because she happens to be a Republican, she’s faced months of vicious,

Jonathan Frank is a freelance writer and former congressional staffer who resides in Washington, D.C.

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