Month: November 2011

Results of the 2011 Municipal Elections, YDM Endorsed Candidates

Tuesday’s Elections showed some pretty amazing results for the endorsed candidates of the Young Democrats. Most of our candidates won, and many of those candidates whose races didn’t turn out as we’d hoped still came in close and ran great campaigns. The Young Democrats of Massachusetts thanks our members and allies for putting themselves out…
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Young Democrats endorse Frank in Chelsea City Council race

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2011 Contact: Kevin Gilnack, Communications Director kgilnack@ydma.org, 617.506.9670   CHELSEA, MA – The Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) and Greater Boston Young Democrats (GBYD) are proud to announce their endorsement of YDM Board Member and former Chelsea City Councilor Matt Frank for the Chelsea City Council district three seats. Frank…
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Young Dems endorse Stewart for re-election to Brockton City Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2011 Contact: Kevin Gilnack, Communications Director kgilnack@ydma.org, 617.506.9670 Young Democrats endorse Stewart’s re-election bid for Brockton City Council BROCKTON, MA – The Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) are working to re-elect Jass Stewart and reminding residents to get out to the polls next Tuesday. “Jass has been a champion for…
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Pioneer Valley Young Democrats work to protect, add to progressive voices in region’s city halls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2011 Contact: Kevin Gilnack, Communications Director kgilnack@ydma.org, 617.506.9670   BOSTON – With municipal elections around the corner in more than 50 Massachusetts communities, the Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) and Pioneer Valley Young Democrats (PVYD) are working to create more progressive representation at the most local level of government across…
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Young Dems endorse Cheung, Seidel, Simmons and Nelson for Cambridge City Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2011 Contact: Kevin Gilnack, Communications Director kgilnack@ydma.org, 617.506.9670   Young Democrats work to protect, add to progressive voices on Cambridge City Council Endorse Cheung, Seidel, Simmons and Nelson BOSTON – With municipal elections around the corner in more than 50 Massachusetts communities, the Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) and Greater…
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Young Democrats work to protect, add to progressive voices on Boston City Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2011 Contact: Kevin Gilnack, Communications Director kgilnack@ydma.org, 617.506.9670   Young Democrats work to protect, add to progressive voices on Boston City Council Endorse Pressley, Murphy, Connolly, Arroyo and Lee BOSTON – With municipal elections around the corner in more than 50 Massachusetts communities, the Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) and…
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Young Democrats endorse Ballantyne, Barber in Somerville Alderman race

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2011 Contact: Kevin Gilnack, Communications Director kgilnack@ydma.org, 617.506.9670   SOMERVILLE, MA – The Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) and Greater Boston Young Democrats (GBYD) have endorsed Katjana Ballantyne and Christine Barber in their races for Somerville Alderman seats. Ballantyne, a Teele Square resident and business consultant, is challenging incumbent Robert…
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Six Days till Election Day

It is essential that young people have advocates not just in the State House, but in our own cities and towns as well.  Local elected officials make decisions everyday that affect students and young professionals and our allies. YDM strongly encourages you to volunteer for endorsed candidates in your area between now and Election Day,…
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