2020 Endorsements

Maine Education Association

As a member of MEA for over 20 years, I stand with our students and our professionals who teach them.

Maine Education Association is an affiliate of the National Education Association. MEA is a unified, democratic professional organization advocating for its 24,000 members while inspiring them to be leaders in the educational process.


I believe all of Maine benefits when its workers are recognized as valuable.

The Maine AFL-CIO is a state federation of over 160 local labor unions representing over 40,000 working men and women and retirees across the state.

Maine Conservation Voters

I support environmental measures that reduce our carbon footprint, address sea level rise, and provide a quality future for our next generations.

Maine Conservation Voters (MCV) cultivates and uses political power to conserve and protect Maine’s environment. MCV helps pass laws that protect our environmental legacy, elects pro-environment candidates to office, and holds elected officials accountable, without regard to political party.

Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund

As someone whose primary health care for many years was Planned Parenthood, I support their efforts to support families.

The Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund educates and advocates to protect and advance women’s health and rights.

Sierra Club Maine

I’m proud to live in a district where men and women work and play on the water and in the woods. I every time I teach Maine History at the University of Maine at Farmington, I am reminded of our rich history in utilizing and protecting Maine’s natural resources.

Founded in 1892, the Sierra Club is the oldest and largest environmental advocacy organization in North America. Our mission is to explore, enjoy and protect the planet. The Maine Chapter, celebrating our 25th year in 2018, is a volunteer-run grassroots organization, working with volunteers to: protect Maine’s wilderness heritage; fight global warming & promote smart growth; safeguard Maine’s clean water and coastline; promote clean air and energy efficiency; hold public officials accountable; support pro-environment candidates for public office.

Equality Maine

Maine is a caring and inclusive place. Equality Maine supports these values.

EqualityMaine is the oldest and largest statewide organization dedicated to creating a fair and just society for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and
transgender Mainers.

Maine Association of Realtors

Maine’s small businesses are at the heart of Maine’s economy.

Maine Association of Realtors represents over 5,700 real estate experts across the state.