Cartoon: How far Maine Republicans have fallen

Cartoon: How far Maine Republicans have fallen

Sen. Margaret Chase Smith quote from her “Declaration of Conscience” speech from the Senate floor, June 1, 1950.

Sen. Susan Collins quote from The New York Times, December 1, 2015.

 

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Abigail Gray Swartz is an Illustrator who lives in Portland, Maine. She graduated with her MFA from The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in 2008. She regularly illustrates for The New York Times and other domestic and international publications. To see more of her work visit her website www.GrayDayStudio.com

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