DSCC Comes Out In Support Of Susan Collins Challenger Shenna Bellows

By Samantha Lachman

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee announced Tuesday that it will back Shenna Bellows, a former executive director of Maine’s American Civil Liberties Union, in her race against Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine).

Prior to the DSCC endorsement, political observers questioned why the organization appeared reluctant to endorse Bellows. In a statement, DSCC Chairman Sen. Michael Benntt (D-Colo.) praised her progressive record.

“Shenna Bellows has spent her career fighting for the people of Maine and is the type of leader we need in the U.S. Senate,” Bennet said. “Shenna is an energetic leader who has fought for women’s rights, civil …read more

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