Meet Jared Golden

Jared was born and raised in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District. Following the September 11th attacks, he enlisted in the Marine Corps and served combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. After returning home, Jared had three jobs, working nights and weekends. He attended Bates College and then served as an aide to Senator Susan Collins.

In the State Legislature, Jared represents his hometown of Lewiston, and works across party lines to get things done. In Congress, Jared will continue working hard, every day, to help Maine families. Jared and his wife, Isobel, live in Lewiston.

Who supports Jared?

Across Maine's Second District, Jared has united Democrats of all stripes and is building a diverse coalition of support.
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Jared on the issues

Learn about Jared's vision for a brighter future for Maine, where no senior, vet or child is ever left behind.
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