One of Next Avenue’s Influencers in Aging 2015, Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) is chairman of the Senate Special Committee on Aging and has been shining a light on vital issues affecting older Americans through hearings and reports on the cost of prescription drugs; the financial exploitation of seniors; work in retirement; aging in place and other matters. Sen. Collins is currently serving her fourth term in the Senate.
What the Senator and the Aging Committee are doing to help
Spouses and families are left to grieve without sympathy or support
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS