Shenna Bellows

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate from Maine; former Executive Director, ACLU of Maine

Shenna Bellows is the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Maine. As executive director of the ACLU of Maine from 2005 to 2013, she helped pass Maine's first-in-the-nation marriage-equality ballot referendum, a strong statewide anti-bullying law, expansion of the Maine Human Rights Act, a law requiring warrants to use drones for domestic surveillance and many more civil-rights victories.