WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King praised yesterday’s unanimous passage of the Steve Gleason Act of 2015, which will help support patients diagnosed with diseases like Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) to live more independent lives by making speech generating devices (SGDs) more accessible.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine), a founding member of the Senate Arctic Caucus, will travel to Iqaluit, Canada with Secretary of State John Kerry to attend the 2015 Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting. During the meeting, the United States will formally assume the two-year Chairmanship of the Arctic Council, presenting the U.S. with the opportunity to demonstrate greater leadership within the region.