Sen. Angus King

U.S. Senator Angus King has joined the chorus of lawmakers from both parties who are critical of President Trump’s comments that he would take information from a foreign power to help his election and not tell the FBI about it.

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Maine U.S. Sen. Angus King, an independent, says the redacted Mueller report released Thursday raises a lot of questions about the behavior of President Donald Trump and will likely lead to more investigations by Congress.

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AILSA CHANG, HOST:

All right. We now have independent Senator Angus King of Maine with us to respond to the findings. He caucuses with the Democrats and sits on the Senate intel committee. Welcome, Senator.

ANGUS KING: Ailsa, good to talk to you.

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Maine U.S. Sen. Angus King is looking to improve the tax system for people struggling economically in Maine.

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Demographically, Maine is the oldest state in the nation, and so the health of the Social Security system is of particular importance here. Nearly a quarter-million Mainers receive benefits that average $1300 per month.

As expected Maine's two U.S. Senators both voted Thursday in favor of a resolution to block President Trump's emergency declaration for border wall funding.

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BRUNSWICK, Maine - Sen. Angus King of Maine says he's dodged cancer three times now that he's completed radiation treatments for a residual recurrence that followed prostate surgery four years ago.

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Maine independent U.S. Sen. Angus King is expressing concerns about reports that President Trump is considering dismissing U.S. Intelligence Director Dan Coats over comments Coats made to the Senate Intelligence Committee.

AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine's U.S. senators have split on whether to support the president's nominee for attorney general.

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U.S. Senator Angus King is pressing military leaders to provide more information about the resources they need to bolster drug interdiction efforts.

Maine U.S. Sen. Angus King is expressing surprise and concern at the lack of communication between President Trump and the military commanders in the Mideast.

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Maine U.S. Sen. Angus King is asking top U.S. intelligence officials to issue a public warning about any known attempts by foreign entities to influence the oucome of a U.S. election.

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Independent U.S. Senator Angus King has begun follow-up treatments for residual prostate cancer.

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Maine U.S. Sen. Angus King used a floor speech Friday to urge his Senate colleagues to adopt the spending bills passed in the House as a way to get more agencies funded for the rest of the budget year.

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Maine U.S. Sen. Angus King says he doesn't support the sending troops to the southern U.S. border to build a wall.

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