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TONIGHT: State of the Union Watch Parties

Join YDM friends tonight to hear President Barack Obama deliver his State of the Union address.  Local chapters around Massachusetts are hosting Watch Parties, so be sure to come out and connect with members near you for tomorrow’s historic speech. Find a Watch Party Near You: Greater Boston Young Democrats State of the Union Watch…
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Save the Date: State of the Union Watch Party – Tuesday 1/25

On Tuesday, January 25, President Barack Obama will address both chambers of Congress, the Supreme Court, other leaders from the administration, and millions of Americans to deliver his State of the Union Address. Where have we come over the last year?  What does the shift of power in the House mean?  How can we restore…
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Greater Boston Young Democrats Holiday Social

 Six days ago, Scott Brown vowed to finally do something that reflects our values in Massachusetts by agreeing to support the repeal of Don’t Ask; Don’t Tell.  Today he reversed his position and put Republican politics and tax cuts for the richest 2% of Americans ahead of respect and equality for all of the brave…
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Gov. Patrick’s Rally to Move Massachusetts Forward with President Obama

This Saturday Governor Deval Patrick was joined by President Barack Obama and a diverse, energized crowd of 15,000 voters – young Democrats and old – to move Massachusetts forward with an incredible GOTV effort.   Check out the video clips from the rally below, learn about the Governor’s GOTV effort, sign-up to help on November…
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Christine Pelosi, Vanessa Kerry Help Young Dems Get Out The Vote

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2010 Contact: Kevin B. Gilnack, 617.506.9670, kgilnack@ydma.org Christine Pelosi and Dr. Vanessa Bradford Kerry will join with the Young Democrats of Massachusetts and Young Democrats of America to host a Get Out The Youth Vote 2010 fundraising reception this Wednesday, Oct. 13 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Whiskey Park in Boston. Christine…
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YDM Call to Action

Dear Young Democrats, The next 40 days will determine whether we elect leaders committed to equality, education, and healthcare, or usher in a new wave of conservative politicians committed to a government for the privileged few.  The pundits believe that young people will not get out and vote on November 2nd.  We need to prove…
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Game On.

Dear Young Democrats, First of all, we should all take a moment to appreciate the incredible amount of work put in by all of the Democratic candidates and staff (including many Young Democrats on this list).  The time and energy all of the campaigns put forth to serve the Commonwealth is incredible. And after all…
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MassVOTE’s TOP 10 TIPS FOR VOTERS THIS YEAR’S PRIMARY ELECTION

The following tips have been adapted form a useful resource made available by MassVOTE: 10. Vote early. Turnout will be moderate – you may be in line for 5 or 10 minutes during peak hours. Vote between 7am and 3pm to avoid the rush. But don’t worry – you have a right to vote if…
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Democratic Candidates for Massachusetts State Auditor Media Forum Recap

(While we had hoped to provide video coverage of this event, technical difficulties beyond our control have prevented us from making this available in advance of the primary.  We will add it to our YouTube archive for posterity sake, but are pleased to provide the following recap and resources to help you decide who you…
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Media Availability with Democratic MA Auditor Candidates Tomorrow

Media Advisory FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 7, 2010   Democratic Auditor Candidates to Participate in Forum With Media   Reporters, bloggers, commentators, and other interested members of the media are invited to join the Democratic candidates for Auditor for an in-person Q&A hosted by the Young Democrats of Massachusetts.  Though not required, members of the…
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