A year ago, EDMC's stock dropped on news that the Obama administration was going to enforce strict regulation on for-profit schools. That was close! Thank heavens for lobbyists!
This certainly sounds like a factor, if not the main reason, for Snowe's decision not to run for reelection. Maybe it was the final straw, since Snowe was also facing a primary challenge from the tea party:
Last August, while Sen.
Big news from Maine today:Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, announced this afternoon that she has decided not to run for re-election after 33 years in Congress.In a statement issued by her campaign, Snowe said that both she and her husba... Read Post
Who is the boss of the Democratic White House? Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe (Maine). Who is the boss of the Democratic Senate? Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe. Meanwhile, Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.), who one year ago was slandering ... Read Post