Latest News from the YDMA

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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YDA President Rod Snyder Defends President Obama’s Record on C-SPAN

Rod Snyder President of the Young Democrats of America and Alex Schriver of the College Republicans met on C-SPAN on Saturday to debate the President’s record and take questions from callers. If you missed it, you can watch it here:

Youth Add-on Delegate Deadline and Upcoming Phonebank!

  For the past several years I’ve been a youth add-on delegate to the Massachusetts Democratic Party State Convention. It’s a wonderful opportunity for young people to play a role in the Democratic Party. If you were not elected at your caucus, I hope you’ll consider applying as an add-on delegate and that you’ll help us…
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Mass Dems Policy Forum this Saturday!

Friends,   I hope you’ll join me and Democrats from across Massachusetts this Saturday for a policy forum at Framingham State College hosted by the Massachusetts Democratic Party Public Policy Committee. The forum will be March 10th from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM at Framingham State University, Dwight Performing Arts Center,100 State Street, Framingham.    More details about…
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