DNC Explains What Happened In Maine (But Not Why It Bailed on Question 1)

INSUFFICIENT — Hoping to clarify what those emails to supporters were about, DNC spokesman Hari Sevugan explains: “In Maine there were over a half dozen ballot initiatives and referendums, and local municipal elections at stake and OFA sent an e-mail to thousands of activists encouraging them to vote in support of progressive causes and candidates. There were some Mainers who received an erroneous e-mail regarding the New Jersey Governor’s election – that e-mail was not intended to downplay the significance of Maine’s local elections.” And the reason the DNC didn’t specifically encourage voters to vote “No On 1” was …?