Month: June 2012

We Support Obamacare!

Tomorrow morning the Supreme Court will issue its ruling on the Affordable Care Act. You can follow along tomorrow morning on SCOTUSblog starting at 8:45am. They expect the ruling to come down at around 10:15am. If you haven’t already, sign the petition showing your support for ACA and share your support for Obamacare by updating your Facebook cover photo.…
Read more

Meet The 2012 YDMA Board

On May 26th, young Democrats from across the Commonwealth came together at the YDM State Convention with the important task of electing the next generation of leaders. These elected peers would not only usher in the 2012-2013 YDM season, but would hold their positions and the responsibility that comes with it, during a highly volatile,…
Read more

Governor Patrick’s Remarks at Convention

One of the highlights of last weekends convention was the speech by Governor Deval Patrick. If you missed it or if you just want to relive the moment, watch the video below. Very powerful! Click through to watch 

It’s Not a “Burden” to Support Equality

81 cents on the dollar. That’s what women in Massachusetts make compared to men for similar jobs in this country. Today, Scott Brown had the opportunity to correct that inequity and stand up for working women at a time when they’ve been struggling most by supporting the Paycheck Fairness Act. Instead, Scott Brown showed his indifference and…
Read more

1919

The following is cross-posted from a Facebook post by YDM member Matt Giancola. Thanks for writing this Matt!  – John So, I’m not going to lie, I wasn’t overly excited to make the trek to Springfield for this year’s Democratic State Convention.  It was cold, rainy, and a Saturday – aka, best sleep-in conditions ever.…
Read more