Rep. Chellie Pingree

Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, attends the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network Grassroots Rally in support of repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" at Deering Oaks Park near the University of Southern Maine campus on Sept. 20, 2010 in Portland, Maine. (credit: Cliff Kucine/Getty Images)

Dem Rep: I Am ‘Not A Communist’

Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree of Maine isn’t taking kindly to being called a communist.