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Angus Stanley King, Jr. (born March 31, 1944) is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from the state of Maine.

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It gets complicated because it's not only Assad's air force, it's Russia's air force.

Angus King

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7 months ago

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The actions of the House chair (Wednesday) certainly call into question the ability of that committee to perform an independent investigation, but I don't think that applies to the Senate committee.

Angus King

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8 months ago

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I honestly have to say I think it's a mistake to make that kind of a reassurance because what we're talking about here is a new kind of terrorism.

Angus King

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1 year ago

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(The refugee process) would take 18 months to two years. Under the visa waiver program, it could take 24 hours, the target of our work should be strengthening the visa waiver program.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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Frankly, (the visa waiver program is) a greater vulnerability than the issue of the Syrian refugees who have to go through an 18-month to two-year vetting process. Very few get through it, most of them are women and children and elderly people. So let's focus our attention where the greatest threat is.

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2 years ago

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A nuclear-armed Iran would be a serious threat to the United States and to the world, but this agreement, if implemented effectively, would prevent Iran from obtaining the capacity to build a nuclear weapon for at least another fifteen years.

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2 years ago

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I'm looking forward to a full recovery and to continuing my service in the Senate, and no, this does not my affect my intention to run for re-election, except my poor little prostate won't be along for the ride.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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It's a story we hear again and again -- early detection saves lives. In this case, the story is mine. Not once, but twice.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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This is a long, difficult struggle that we're engaged in, and it's going to require all kinds of tools.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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It strikes me as ironic, at a time when risks are escalating, when we face kind of lone wolf terrorists here in the United States, that we are talking about unilaterally disarming, in effect, in terms of our intelligence capability.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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I don't know where Secretary Kerry was getting his information. It's inconsistent with what I am hearing, i can't imagine he would try to make that claim given the totality of the news we're seeing.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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I can't imagine he would try to make that claim given the totality of the news we're seeing.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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I think it's inappropriate both from in terms of our country and their country.

Angus King

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2 years ago

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Did we torture people? Yes. Did it work. No.

Angus King

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

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I'd say people stated their views strongly, but I wouldn't call it contentious. Nobody threw anything.

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3 years ago

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