Thousands of wreaths laid at Arlington cemetery
Associated Press - 14 December 2013 18:02-05:00
ARLINGTON, Virginia (AP) — Tens of thousands of wreaths made in Maine have been laid at graves at Arlington National Cemetery.
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Susan Margaret Collins (born December 7, 1952, in Caribou, Maine) is the junior U.S. Senator from Maine and a member of the Republican Party. Collins was re-elected on November 4, 2008.
Collins is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of St. Lawrence University. She worked for Senator William Cohen from 1975 until 1987, when she became chair of the Maine commission on financial regulation. She served in this... Full Article At Wikipedia.org