Politics

Senator Turns Down White House Invite to Health Care Summit

Maine Republican Senator Olympia Snowe turned down an invitation from the White House to attend Thursday's bipartisan health care summit.  A spokesman for the Senator says "Republican leadership had long since selected their team and therefore, it would have been inappropriate for Senator Snowe, under those circumstances, to accept the invitation."

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