CAROL WATKINS: My husband was a 100-percent disabled veteran and in our later years we depended on that money from the VA.
ANNOUNCER: But a mix up with the VA put a stop to the widow's benefits Carol desperately needed.
WATKINS: It devastated me because I could've lost the house. I reached out to Senator Susan Collins, who immediately get ahold the VA and saved everything for me. She fought for me and now I'm going to be fine.
COLLINS: I'm Susan Collins and I approve this message.