Crystal Canney, ME SD-27

Crystal Canney is running to represent Portland in the Maine State House. Crystal has served as an investigative journalist and communications professional who has run two successful small businesses. She is running as a "Clean Elections" candidate and not accepting any outside financial support.


Crystal Canney is running to represent the people of Portland in Maine’s 27th Senate District. Canney’s career spans two decades as an investigative journalist, communications director to Governor John Baldacci (D) and U.S. Senator Angus King (I), and in communications and global affairs at the University of New England.  

She has also run and operated two small businesses. Canney’s career in and out of politics has allowed her to see the needs of her community firsthand and she is prepared to give her all in serving them.