Category: Elections

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:

Vote and Volunteer in Today’s Massachusetts Presidential Primary.

  Today is Super Tuesday, the presidential primary in Massachusetts and 9 other states across the U.S. Here in Massachusetts polls are open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. If you need help identifying polling place visit: This is your chance to cast your primary ballot for President Barack Obama! Our friends at the Massachusetts Democratic Party…
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Results of the 2011 Municipal Elections, YDM Endorsed Candidates

Tuesday’s Elections showed some pretty amazing results for the endorsed candidates of the Young Democrats. Most of our candidates won, and many of those candidates whose races didn’t turn out as we’d hoped still came in close and ran great campaigns. The Young Democrats of Massachusetts thanks our members and allies for putting themselves out…
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YDM 2011 Municipal Endorsements

The Young Democrats of Massachusetts have made their endorsements for the 2011 Municipal Elections on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011.   Boston: At Large City Council: Felix Arroyo John Connolly Stephen Murphy Ayanna Pressley District 2 City Council: Suzanne Lee Brockton: At-Large City Council: Jass Stewart   Cambridge: City Council: Leland Cheung Matt Nelson Sam Seidel…
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Mass Democratic Party: The Stakes of the Massachusetts Senate Race

The following message was sent by Massachusetts Democratic Party (MDP) Chair John Walsh and includes and important memo from MDP Communications Director Kevin Franck on the stakes of the 2012 Massachusetts U.S. Senate race:   Dear Democrats, Kevin’s right. The stakes of the Senate race here in Massachusetts are very high. The first debate for our…
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Have a say in your local elections

Have you recently turned 18, or will you be 18 before the next local election? Are you new to Massachusetts? Did you move off campus or into a new apartment? Local elections help decide the future of the communities we live in, and it’s vital that students and young professionals have a voice in choosing…
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Know anyone looking to organize this fall?

We thought this might be of interest to YDM members interested in getting involved in President Obama’s re-election campaign. This message comes from Sara El-Amine the National Training Director for Obama for America and is not affiliated with YDM. I’m the national training director at Obama for America. My job is to develop the programs and…
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2012 Democratic Senate Candidates

We’re already more than half way through 2011, and 2012 is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start learning about the Democratic challengers to Scott Brown to find out where you want to get involved. Lear more about the candidates by visiting their websites, and give them a call or an email…
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President Obama’s Boston 50th Birthday Reception With Special Guests Robert Gibbs & Deputy Campaign Manager Jen O’Malley Dillon

Obama for America invites you to join special guests Robert Gibbs & Jen O’Malley Dillion at a reception that will bring Boston area supporters together for President Obama’s 50th birthday. What: Obama Victory Fund 2012 – Birthday Reception Where: Towne 900 Boylston Street Boston, Massachusetts When: Wednesday, August 3, 2011 6:30 PM To attend, please…
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2010 Victories – Thank You!

 Bucking national trends and demonstrating the power of grassroots organizing and belief in our values, YDM was proud to be a part of Massachusetts Democratic victories across the Commonwealth. We’re very proud of our endorsed candidates, all of whom ran strong, issues-based campaigns: Gov. Deval L. Patrick & Lt. Gov. Timothy P. Murray Steve Grossman, Candidate…
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