Leader McConnell on Senator Susan Collins

LOUISVILLE, KY Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) issued the following statement after Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) announced that she will remain in the U.S. Senate:

“Senator Collins lives up to her state motto, Dirigo, every day in the Senate.  She never misses votes.  She fights fiercely for her constituents.  She brings conviction, smarts and leadership to every issue. 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.