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Shenna Bellows on Welfare & Poverty

 


No one in Washington stands up for people who are hurting

Democrat Shenna Bellows released a promotional web video offering a glimpse of what next year's Senate-race election narrative will look like. Bellows, who formerly headed the Maine ACLU, plans to challenge Collins on issues like government surveillance, economic fairness, and political courage.

"In the past two decades, Washington has manufactured an economic crisis, an environmental crisis, and a constitutional crisis," Bellows says to the camera. "No one in Washington is standing up for the people who are hurting... Maine needs a senator with the courage to lead."

The video, which is just over two minutes long, features Mainers talking up the candidate's "middle-class values," work ethic, and effective leadership. Bellows appears to be going with "the carpenter's daughter" as her one-line characterization.

Source: The Portland Phoenix AdWatch: on 2014 Maine Senate race , Dec 12, 2013

Priority to pensions and poverty programs, not government

Source: Campaign kick-off speech in Portland , Oct 24, 2013

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