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2014 Young Democrats of Massachusetts Annual Convention

Saturday, May 17th, 2014, SEIU 1199, Dorchester Tickets Available Now. Schedule: 8:00–9:00 AM Registration, Breakfast, & Networking 9:00–9:30 AM Welcome & Introduction: YDM Chair Elizabeth Maynard 9:30–9:50 AM Morning Presentation  10:00–10:50 AM Morning Panels:             … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy Relief Trip

This weekend, Young Democrats from across the Commonwealth are traveling to New Jersey to help victims of Hurricane Sandy. If you would like to join the trip, please email Elaine at We are leaving Saturday morning from Boston, Framingham, … Continue reading

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Canvassing Lessons from A Seasoned Door-knocker

This very hot and muggy Saturday morning, I joined many other volunteers in Medford to knock doors and talk to voters about Elizabeth Warren, candidate for United States Senate. Door-knocking can seem intimidating: you’re going to a complete strangers house … Continue reading

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Successful Strategic Board Retreat!

Today members of the Young Democrats of Massachusetts Board met at Northeastern University for a strategic planning retreat and laid out plans to empower youth and help Democrats win in 2011 and 2012. The conversation covered a range of topics … Continue reading

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