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End Citizens United (ECU) today endorsed Representative Chellie Pingree for re-election in ME-01. A champion of campaign finance reform, Pingree has been fighting to overturn the disastrous Citizens United decision since the day it was decided. “Rep. Chellie Pingree has been a...

The Senate is poised to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court tomorrow. I’m feeling so many emotions right now, and it’s tough to sort them out. I’m enraged. I’m deeply sad. But most of all, I’m completely heartbroken for...

A boost from U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree has helped Maine organization CEI to receive a $600,000 federal grant that will allow Junora, a manufacturing company in Biddeford, to create 30 new jobs in the city. The funding was awarded by the...

The Maine congresswoman co-sponsors legislation that would allow agents to stop vehicles without warrants within 25 miles of the border instead of 100 miles under current law. U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree is co-sponsoring a bill to shrink the size of...

EPA administrator Scott Pruitt has resigned while under investigation for serval ethics violations. Maine Rep. Chellie Pingree is happy to see him go, tweeting “good riddance.” Pingree has been urging Pruitt to resign for months, at one point confronting him...

Pingree is pushing to up organic standards and get more funding for organic programs in the farm bill. When it comes to getting things done, Chellie Pingree does not mind getting her hands—or, clearly, her feet—dirty. As an organic farmer...

The Maine representative and 24 Democratic colleagues inspect facilities where separated parents and children are being held. U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree of Maine said she and her colleagues saw upsetting scenes of children and families in cages, and met breastfeeding...

Many members of the US House of Representatives run businesses in their home districts. Few of those enterprises can offer you a half-dozen oysters and a glass of wine, or send you home with an array of locally grown vegetables....

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree feels just as much at home on Capitol Hill as she does on a cow pasture: when she’s not working on matters like shaping the next Farm Bill as a member of the House’s agricultural appropriations committee,...

The Congresswoman and organic farmer from Maine urges the Trump Administration to strengthen oversight and add resources to the organic certification process. As a longtime farmer, I work hard to ensure that food I sell with a U.S. Department of...

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