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Young Turks Television

Betsy was a guest on Cenk Uygur’s show Rebel HQ on the Young Turks Television.

Press Herald Announcement

AUGUSTA — Betsy Sweet, a longtime progressive activist and lobbyist, filed paperwork Monday to run for governor on the Democratic ticket. Who will be Maine’s next ...

NBC Affiliate Interview

(NEWS CENTER) — Gubernatorial Candidate Betsy Sweet joined News Center's Amanda Hill Wednesday. Sweet owns a lobbying business representing environmental issues and ...

Mainely Politics Blog

Continuing the series of interviews with candidates for office, Betsy Sweet has been gracious enough to answer a few of my questions!

Maine gubernatorial candidates weigh in on gun control. Democrat Betsy Sweet urged candidates to refuse gun lobby money. (WGME) PORTLAND (WGME) – The debate over gun control is now entering the race to be the next governor in Maine. Wednesday, one of the democrats in the race challenged her fellow candidates to refuse gun lobby money to support their campaigns. Democrat Betsy Sweet …

Beacon Podcast

This week on the Beacon Podcast, Ben, Taryn and Mike talk publicly about the new referendum campaign for universal in-home care for seniors and Mainers with disabilities.