Latest News from the YDMA

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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.…
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4th Annual Pre-Convention Party w/ Hosts Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson & Rep. Paul Mark

Mass Dem Convention Delegates, After you visit Congressman Neal’s party with US Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren, we hope you’ll join us upstairs at Smith’s Billiards Lounge for our 4th Annual Pre-convention Party! The Pioneer Valley Young Democrats have done it again! Putting together a great party with food and a cash bar, as well as…
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YDM’s Convention

If you haven’t already take a look at the 2012 Convention schedule. It’s packed with an all-star line up of young Democrats. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about communications from Alex Goldstein, fundraising from Josh Dawson, and advance from Roger Lau. In addition, we’ll be joined by some great speakers including Chairman John Walsh…
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Roosevelt After Dark

Join fellow Young Democrats, party activists, and supporters this Thursday night (5/3) for a dessert and cocktail reception at our annual Roosevelt After Dark fundraiser! This is an excellent opportunity for networking, reconnecting, and supporting YDM. All proceeds from the event will go toward our efforts to elect strong Democratic leaders during the 2012 cycle.…
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Attend the *rescheduled* 2012 YDM Convention

Due to the many members and friends of YDM who will be attending the Democratic State Committee meeting on May 5 , YDM has reschedule our Annual Convention to Saturday, May 26 at SEIU 1199, 150 Mt. Vernon St., Boston, MA (plenty of parking and just a short walk from JFK/UMass Station on the Red…
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Canvassing Lessons From A Beginner

On Sunday, April 15th, I went out to Everett, MA to canvass with the Greater Boston Young Democrats to engage voters around Elizabeth Warren. First thing about canvasing is that you don’t get to choose where you’re going to be. You are where the need is. For me, this meant two things: I had to…
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Day of Action for Elizabeth Warren

Across the country and even here in Massachusetts the decision is clear. We must come together to support candidates that are fighting for the middle class and demanding that everyone including millionaires and billionaires pay their fair share. Our country’s future is brightest when we all chip in to invest in our infrastructure and grow…
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A Little More on the Ladies in Blue

Editor’s Note: The 3rd Annual Ladies in Blue is a little more than 48 hours away. Visit our Facebook page to learn more about the event and ActBlue to purchase your tickets. Below Cara Lisa Berg Powers, Co-Chair of the Worcester County Young Dems provides some background for this year’s award recipients. Attorney General Martha Coakley, Woman…
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The Deadline for Youth Add-on Applications is Today

Today is the deadline to apply to be a Youth Add-On Delegate to the Massachusetts Democratic Party State Convention in June. If you are a Young Democrats and you are registered to vote there’s no reason not to apply now. As a delegate to the Democratic State Convention, you will be able to participate in the business of…
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Welcome Democrats to the Redesigned YDMA.ORG!

Welcome to the Young Democrats of Massachusetts redesigned web-site! We’re very excited to share with you a project we’ve been working on for more than a month.  It’s our hope that you’ll find everything you need to be an active and engaged young Democrat in Massachusetts. Before you explore our new site, allow me to…
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