- 1 2019 Steering Committee
- 2 Maine DSA 2018 endorsements
- 3 Council run
- 4 DSA member
- 5 Early comrades
- 6 Planned Parenthood Rally
- 7 DSA Comrades
- 8 Pingree connection
- 9 Maine Democratic Socialists of America Public Facebook Group
- 10 DSA Boston Public Facebook Group
- 11 2018 run
- 12 Final 2018 endorsements
- 13 References
2019 Steering Committee
Maine Democratic Socialists of America steering committee 2019.
- Kate Sykes, Co-Chair
- Jon Torsch, Co-Chair
- Wes Pelletier, Secretary
- Ali Cleveland, Treasurer
- Ken Bailey, At-Large
- Todd Blanchette, At-Large
- Maia Dendinger, At-Large
- Caleb Horton, At-Large
- Jeremy Mele, At-Large
Maine DSA 2018 endorsements
Southern Maine Democratic Socialists of America, April 19 2018;
- Maine Clean Elections funding powers truly democratic elections. Southern Maine DSA endorsed Clean Elections candidates Betsy Sweet For Governor, Jeremy Mele For State Representative, Mike Sylvester, and Bob Maheu only have until tomorrow, April 20 to submit their $5 qualifying contributions. Will you help keep our democracy accountable to citizens, not corporations?
Harlan Baker November 22, 2016:
Our Democratic Socialists of America organizing meeting at Portland City Hall. There were 100 people in attendance. — with Burt Wartell, Marjorie Phyfe, Sarah Rawlings, Jeremy Mele, Tim Goodwin, Nate LeClair, Chris Cavanaugh, Cynthia Adair Grier Handlen, Chris Hafford, Barney McClelland, Diane Russell, Seth Berner and Bob Murray.
Planned Parenthood Rally
Maine Democratic Socialists of America, February 11, 2017; ·
Maine Democratic Socialists of America April 2, 2017;
- Members of the Southern Maine Democratic Socialists meet with Jesse Connolly, chief of staff for Congresswoman Chellie Pingree. Topics ranged from health care to crafting progressive messages and programs.
Maine Democratic Socialists of America Public Facebook Group
DSA Boston Public Facebook Group
In 2018, a number of Democratic Socialists of America members are running for seats in the Maine House of Representatives, including Mike Sylvester (District 39), Tim Goodwin (District 23) and Jeremy Mele (District 19).
The Southern Maine DSA is considering endorsing all three of these candidates and told me that much of the work in their chapter involves deciding which campaigns and candidates to back.
Final 2018 endorsements
Southern Maine Democratic Socialists of America Final 2018 endorsements:
- Joey Brunelle (Portland City Council – At Large)
- Jon Torsch (Portland City Council – District 2)
- Jeremy Mele (ME House Dist. 19)
- Mike Sylvester (ME House Dist. 39)
- Maia Dendinger (ME Senate Dist. 5)
- Zak Ringelstein (US Senate)