Category: Featured

It’s Not a “Burden” to Support Equality

81 cents on the dollar. That’s what women in Massachusetts make compared to men for similar jobs in this country. Today, Scott Brown had the opportunity to correct that inequity and stand up for working women at a time when they’ve been struggling most by supporting the Paycheck Fairness Act. Instead, Scott Brown showed his indifference and…
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1919

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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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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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: