| Tue, Feb 28, 2012
10:50 PM EST
She's citing hyper-partisanship as a reason for retiring. Well, she could have done a lot more on that front. She could have voted for health care reform, after having the bill come a long way towards what she wanted. She could have done more to embarrass her more reactionary GOP colleagues on climate change. She could have done more. Sorry you couldn't hack it, Senator Snowe -- particularly when you were so well-positioned to actually do something about it. Oh well, let's elect a Dem instead. - promoted by charley-on-the-mta
Christian Scientist Monitor
Unfortunately, I do not realistically expect the partisanship of recent years in the Senate to change over the short term.
There is a already a promising Democrat in the wings.