Senator Olympia Snowe speaks to reporters during a news conference which she held to explain why she would not seek re-election in the Senate in Portland

 
Senator Olympia Snowe speaks to reporters during a news conference which she held to explain why she would not seek re-election in the Senate in Portland
Senator Olympia Snowe (R-ME) speaks to reporters during a news conference which she held to explain why she would not seek re-election in the Senate in Portland, Maine March 2, 2012 REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)