Category: Elections

Will you pitch in this weekend?

Dear YDM Members, Across the state this weekend campaigns are gearing up for Special Election Primaries on Tuesday, March 4th.  We’re  lucky in Massachusetts to have a strong field of Democrats running across the state, and they all need our support.  Will you commit to helping out a campaign this weekend or on Election Day, March 4th? Below…
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Add Your Name to Pass Early voting and Online Registration TODAY!

Dear Members, The Young Democrats of Massachusetts have long advocated that true Democracy comes with the participation of every eligible citizen at the ballot box. We have been calling for updates and reforms in the Massachusetts election laws that would improve the ease and accessibility in voting. Sign our Petition to update the Massachusetts election…
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*RELEASE* YDM Holds 2013 Annual Convention, Elects New Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 26, 2013 YOUNG DEMOCRATS OF MASSACHUSETTS HOLD ANNUAL CONVENTION, ELECTS NEW BOARD The Democratic youth in Massachusetts are engaged and readying for coming Election season WORCESTER—The Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) held a well attended Annual Convention Saturday August 17th at the Teamsters Local 170 in Worcester, Massachusetts that included multiple…
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Massachusetts Special Election Dates and Information

On February 1st, John Kerry resigned his United States Senate seat after being confirmed to the post of Secretary of State. Secretary of the Commonwealth Bill Galvin has scheduled a special election to fill the seat. The Democratic candidates so far are Congressman Ed Markey and Congressman Stephen Lynch. Special Election Primary for United States…
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Election 2012: 2nd Presidential Debate

If you’re like us you were sitting on your couch with your bowl of popcorn watching last night’s debate. As we hoped the President came out and challenged Governor Romney. A much better performance than he had a couple of weeks ago. If you missed the 2nd Presidential debate, fear not, as always we’ve got…
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Election 2012: Vice Presidential Debate

Chances are you didn’t miss last night’s debate between Vice President Biden and Congressman Ryan. But if you’re like us, you’ll want to watch this one again. What a great performance from the Vice President! So get fired up and then get out there and join us to volunteer for all of YDM’s endorsed candidates. Visit…
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Election 2012: 3rd US Senate Debate, Springfield

Last week Senator Brown said his model Supreme Court Justice was Justice Antonin Scalia. Last night during the 3rd US Senate debate Senator Brown said he was glad that Grover Norquist agreed with him on taxes. For a self-proclaimed “moderate” he sure has some extremely conservative friends. If you missed it you can watch the entire debate below.

Election 2012: The First Presidential Debate

Last night President Barack Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney met for the first of three Presidential debates. If you missed it or want watch it again, we present it below in its entirety.

The Young Democrats of Massachusetts Announce 2012 Endorsements

Boston, Massachusetts – October 17, 2012 – The Young Democrats of Massachusetts (YDM) have announced the endorsement of 22 Democratic candidates who have demonstrated a consistent track record of building a better commonwealth for young people to succeed. YDM chose candidates for their unwavering advocacy of youth issues including jobs and the economy, access to…
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Why I volunteer, and why I believe you should join YDM’s Youth Boots program. A #Demdoors diary

This past weekend marked the second weekend of the Young Democrats of Massachusetts Youth Boots volunteer program. Last weekend, we spent time in Westborough in support of YDM’s endorsed candidate State Senator Jamie Eldridge. This weekend we pulled double duty. Saturday, we were in Pembroke for YDM’s endorsed candidates Josh Cutler, Senate President Therese Murray, and…
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