The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Joe For America
The cabinet nominations have been a highly contested issue in Washington, D.C. as of late. From Betsy DeVos to Jeff Sessions and all the rest, Democrats and Republicans cannot seem to agree. A few Republicans even strayed from the pack and voted against the cabinet nominees. But it was not enough to oust the nominees. Now another Republican Senator is promising to vote no once again.
Senator Susan Collins of Maine announced yesterday she would be voting no for President Trump’s nominee Scott Pruitt. He was the President’s choice for head of the Environmental Protection Agency. She is the only Senate Republican to refuse to vote for him thus far.
After careful consideration, I have decided to oppose the confirmation of Scott Pruitt for EPA Administrator https://t.co/QRuRtVua1X
— Sen. Susan Collins (@SenatorCollins) February 15, 2017
She even made the following comments to Maine Public Radio,
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