Jill Barkley

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Trans Mainers plan runs for office as representation grows

Last week at the Democratic National Convention, between speeches by presidents, senators, mayors, and cabinet secretaries was a brief address by Human Rights Campaign national press secretary Sarah McBride. It

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I’ve been with Hillary since I was a little girl

A few days ago, a photo of an African-American boy looking up at President Obama circulated around my Facebook feed. I bet you’ve seen it, too. It’s pretty clear from

Jill Barkley

Surge of progressive Maine women line up to run for House and Senate

Emerge Maine, an organization dedicated to encouraging and training progressive women to run for office, announced at a State House press conference yesterday that at least 18 of its program