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Monday, July 12th, 2010, 7:22 pm

Snowe will back financial overhaul bill

“To ensure we avoid another financial catastrophe such as the one that plunged our nation into the worst recession since the Great Depression, it is imperative that we implement an aggressive overhaul of the American financial regulatory system,” she said today in a news release.

Friday, July 2nd, 2010, 11:31 pm

Business groups make final push before financial reform vote

The Chamber of Commerce and other national business groups are planning a last-minute push to sway senators — including Maine Republicans Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins — into blocking the financial reform bill when the Senate reconvenes July 12. Reuters …