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  Congresswoman Katherine Clark · [email protected]
March 1, 2024 at 2:15 PM

Women’s History is Massachusetts History

Friends– Our Commonwealth has been indelibly shaped over the centuries by the contributions of women. From First Lady Abigail Adams to abolitionist Philis Wheatley, to TV icon Mindy Kaling to our first female Governor, Maura Healey, it is no exaggeration to say that women’s history is Massachusetts …
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
February 29, 2024 at 2:00 PM

Save-The-Date: The Annual Chinatown Banquet Thursday, March 28th at 6pm

Dear Friend,  We are thrilled to extend a special invite your way, urging you to mark your calendar for the much-anticipated annual Chinatown Banquet! This year's banquet promises to be an unforgettable experience with Democrats from all across Massachusetts.  Join us on Thursday, March 28th, 2024, …
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
February 27, 2024 at 10:33 PM

MassDems Election Night Watch Party!

Friend,  I'd like to extend an invitation to you to join us one week from today, Presidential Primary Election Day, at our official MassDems Election Night Watch Party. Our watch party will be held at the historic Bell in Hand Tavern on March 5th at 7pm. This event will be a fantastic opportunity to…
  Ayanna Pressley · [email protected]
February 1, 2024 at 3:31 PM

Our Black History is made every day

Friends,   The history of Black communities in Massachusetts isn’t always told or celebrated.   It was here, in this great Commonwealth, that the first branch of the NAACP was charted. Where Martin and Coretta fell in love; where Melnea Cass organized Black women to claim their right to fully partic…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
January 6, 2024 at 7:44 PM

A dark day for America

Dear Friend,  While it has been three years since Donald Trump abused his position to stoke the flames of violence at the United States Capitol, our outrage and resolve to never let it happen again has not diminished. Donald Trump acted like a dictator when he encouraged his supporters to interfere …
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
December 14, 2023 at 1:01 PM

TONIGHT from 5:30 - 7:00 pm join us for our Holiday Reception

Friends:  Join the Massachusetts Democratic Party tonight for our Holiday Reception with special guests Governor Maura Healey and Lieutenant Governor Kim Driscoll! The celebration will take place tonight, December 14th from 5:30-7:00 pm at the Omni Parker House (60 School Street, Boston, MA) in the …
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
December 11, 2023 at 2:00 PM

This Thursday: Join Us for our Holiday Cocktail Reception

Friends:  A friendly reminder that the Massachusetts Democratic Party will be hosting a Holiday Cocktail Reception with special guests Governor Maura Healey and Lieutenant Governor Kim Driscoll, and we hope that you can join us! The celebration will take place this Thursday, December 14, 2023 from 5…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
December 2, 2023 at 2:00 PM

Limited tickets left for President Biden and special guest James Taylor

Friends: A friendly reminder to get your tickets to join us for an exciting evening with President Joe Biden and special guest James Taylor. We hope you can join us on Tuesday, December 5, 2023 in Boston (the exact time, address, and more details will be shared with ticket holders 36-48 hours before…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
November 30, 2023 at 5:35 PM

Celebrate the Holidays with the Mass Dems on December 14th!

Friends:  As we near the end of the year and with the holidays upon us, I would like to invite you to the Mass Dems Holiday Cocktail Reception with special guests Governor Maura Healey and Lieutenant Governor Kim Driscoll. Please join us to celebrate on Thursday, December 14, 2023 from 5:30-7:00 pm …
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
November 28, 2023 at 8:30 PM

CORRECTION: You’ve Got a Friend in Joe

  In our excitement to announce the President's visit, we got our day of the week wrong!  Join MassDems on Tuesday, December 5, 2023.   ---Friends:  I would like to invite you to an exciting evening with President Joe Biden and special guest James Taylor.  This concert is in support of the Biden Vic…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
November 28, 2023 at 8:00 PM

You’ve Got a Friend in Joe

Friends:  I would like to invite you to an exciting evening with President Joe Biden and special guest James Taylor.  This concert is in support of the Biden Victory Fund. Join Massachusetts Democrats on Thursday, December 5, 2023 in Boston (the exact time, address, and more details will be shared w…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
November 3, 2023 at 4:00 PM

Re-elect Gardner Mayor Michael J. Nicholson

Friend,  This Election Day, Gardner has the opportunity to re-elect a leader with a proven track record of success. Mayor Mike Nicholson is running for re-election and is running to keep Gardner moving forward.  Under Mike’s leadership, the city has accomplished a lot in just three years: ✅ Opened/…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
November 2, 2023 at 3:00 PM

Melinda Barrett for Mayor of Haverhill

Friend,  Melinda Barrett is a third-generation Haverhill resident who has seen the city change and grow. She’s a former small business owner with deep ties to the community. She’s a City Councilor who knows how to get things done.  Now, Melinda is running for Mayor and she needs your help. Melinda …
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
November 1, 2023 at 4:25 PM

Jen Grigoraitis for Mayor of Melrose

Friend,  Jen Grigoraitis has a plan for Melrose – one that moves the city forward, without leaving anyone behind. And she has the experience to back that plan up. And now she needs your support.  When I first worked with Jen in the Attorney General’s office, I saw first hand that Jen is a public se…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
September 4, 2023 at 1:00 PM

Happy Labor Day!

Dear Friend,  Labor Day is a day that means so much to me personally, and as a Democrat.  I grew up in a working class family in Central Mass. My father was a union lineman and my mom was a receptionist at our local elementary school. When my dad was locked out or on strike, times were tough. But h…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
August 15, 2023 at 2:01 PM

We LOVED seeing you on the Vineyard!

Friend,  This weekend could not have been more perfect! We were so happy to welcome Vice President Kamala Harris to Martha’s Vineyard on Saturday. Read more about her visit here.  It’s always a pleasure to hear from her about the Democratic mission and her and President Joe Biden’s hard work spread…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
August 9, 2023 at 2:00 PM

Join VP Harris this Saturday at Martha’s Vineyard!

Friend,  We are pleased to share that Vice President Kamala Harris will be joining us on Martha’s Vineyard, MA, on Saturday, August 12. Your support will help ensure the Biden-Harris Democrats have the resources needed to win in 2024. We hope you can join Vice President Harris for this exciting even…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
July 29, 2023 at 1:00 PM

Wrong State DeSantis

Democrat,   Did your weekend plans include visiting the Cape? You may see an uninvited guest: Ron DeSantis.   DeSantis should be in Florida, focusing on his lawsuit with Disney, not fundraising on Cape Cod, just 16 miles from where he flew vulnerable migrants to Martha’s Vineyard. DeSantis committed…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
June 6, 2023 at 7:01 PM

We want to hear from you!

Dear Democrat,  Just over a month ago, you elected me as the new Chair of the Massachusetts Democratic Party and I can’t thank you enough for this extraordinary opportunity.   I truly believe that our party's success is crucial right now. And to keep us moving forward, I want to hear from you about…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
May 25, 2023 at 9:01 PM

The 2023 Roosevelt Awards Dinner is 1 week away!

Last chance to purchase your sponsorships and tickets Dear Friend,  Can you believe that we’re one week away from the 24th Annual Roosevelt Awards Dinner? If you haven’t already, make plans to join us on Thursday, June 1st at 6:00 PM at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel (138 St. James Avenue, Boston,…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
May 19, 2023 at 3:45 PM

We want to see you at the 2023 Roosevelt Awards Dinner!

Dear Friend,  I wanted to remind you that the Roosevelt Awards Dinner is Thursday, June 1st at 6:00 PM at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel (138 St. James Avenue, Boston, MA). Please join us to honor Attorney General Andrea Campbell and former Massachusetts Democratic Party Chair Gus Bickford with th…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
May 11, 2023 at 2:26 PM

2023 Roosevelt Awards Dinner is 3 weeks away!

Dear Friend,  I wanted to remind you that the Roosevelt Awards Dinner is only three weeks away, and we have a lot to celebrate!  Please join us Thursday, June 1st at 6:00 PM to honor Attorney General Andrea Campbell and former Massachusetts Democratic Party Chair Gus Bickford with the Eleanor and P…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
April 26, 2023 at 7:00 PM

Join us for the 2023 Roosevelt Awards Dinner

Friend,  Every year, Massachusetts Democrats from across the state come together for the annual Roosevelt Awards Dinner, and this 24th year we have a lot to celebrate! Please join us Thursday, June 1st at 6:00 PM to honor Attorney General Andrea Campbell and former Massachusetts Democratic Party Ch…
  Steve Kerrigan · [email protected]
April 25, 2023 at 9:00 PM

Let's get to work!

Dear Democrat,   Last night, I was elected as the new Chair of the Massachusetts Democratic Party. For me, a kid from Central Massachusetts, assuming this post is the honor of a lifetime – because I love the Democratic Party and everything it stands for. I am grateful to have a chance to serve a Pa…
  Mayor Michelle Wu · [email protected]
March 24, 2023 at 1:01 PM

CHINATOWN BANQUET: Friendly reminder to get your tickets!

Friend,  Get excited, because in less than two weeks the highly anticipated Chinatown Banquet will be a night to remember!  In 2018, we made history for the Massachusetts Democratic Party by giving fresh energy to a proud tradition. For nearly two decades in the 1970s and '80s, Boston's Chinatown w…
  Veronica Martinez-Roman · [email protected]
March 8, 2023 at 4:30 PM

Celebrate Women in Politics this Women's History Month

Dear Friend, This Women's History Month, I’m joining in celebrating the countless trailblazers who've fought tirelessly for gender equality, paving the way for progress in politics. It's crucial that we continue to honor legacies by empowering women leaders and supporting the next generation of cha…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
March 3, 2023 at 9:37 PM

UPDATE: Join us Tuesday, April 4th at the Chinatown Banquet!

Friend,   In 2018, we made new history for the MassDems by giving fresh energy to a proud tradition. In the 1970s and '80s, Boston's Chinatown was an essential stop on the political circuit, bringing people together to build friendship over a banquet meal in Chinatown. Over the past few years, we’v…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
February 16, 2023 at 6:30 PM

Thursday April 6th: Join us at the Chinatown Banquet!

Will we see you at the Chinatown Banquet? Friend,   In 2018, we made new history for the MassDems by giving fresh energy to a proud tradition. In the 1970s and '80s, Boston's Chinatown was an essential stop on the political circuit, bringing people together to build friendship over a banquet meal in…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
February 1, 2023 at 8:00 PM

Hey! Let’s talk about Something We can Agree Upon

Friend,  On Tuesday night, the Mass GOP State Committee members elected a new chair, Amy Carnevale.   We’re finally saying goodbye to Jim Lyons and his pro-Trump agenda after two years. We’re hoping that this new Chair will bring a return to some level of civility and humanity to their Party. As h…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
December 31, 2022 at 4:30 PM

Happy New Year! 🎊

Here’s to 2023! Friend,  Today is the final day of 2022, and I’m passing along my best wishes to you and yours for a happy and healthy new year in 2023. Here at the Party, we’ve been reflecting on how much we have accomplished since last January. Thanks to Democrats all across the Commonwealth, we …
  Aisling Keane · [email protected]
December 21, 2022 at 9:00 PM

A Year in Review

Let's talk about 2022! Blueprint to ‘22 was created in the spring of 2021 as the MassDems’ relational organizing and community building initiative to help Democrats mobilize their friends, family, and neighbors through public service ahead of the 2022 statewide elections. In the new year, we will …
  Joe Sherlock · [email protected]
December 15, 2022 at 4:18 PM

One More Chance for Kassner!

A message from Kristin Kassner. Friend, It’s official, the Governor’s Council has certified Kristin Kassner as the winner of the 2nd Essex State Representative race; the results are Kassner: 11,763 to Mirra: 11,762.   This Fall, I worked closely with the Kassner recount committee and can exclaim th…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
December 5, 2022 at 8:48 PM

Your Help Matters!

Thank you for supporting Kassner & Scarsdale. Dear Democrat,  Today is day 1 of recounts in the State. Here's what we know: Democrat Kristin Kassner is down 10 votes in the 2nd Essex District, and Democrat Margaret Scarsdale is up 17 votes in the 1st Middlesex District. But this can all change…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
November 28, 2022 at 10:01 PM

Ring, Ring: Georgia's on the Line! ☎️

Let’s help Rev. Warnock secure the victory. Friend, We’re reeving up our support for our friends in Georgia and we could use your help!  Our counterparts in Georgia need your help with their upcoming runoff election next week on Tuesday, December 6th. Reverend Raphael Warnock is running for re-elec…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
November 9, 2022 at 1:16 AM

Thank You

Colleague,   We did it! Over these past months we gave it our all to volunteer, donate, and support candidates up and down the ballot. I appreciate the hard work that you have put in for your candidates this election season. Your ambition to volunteer for your candidate proved time and time again …
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
November 8, 2022 at 1:03 PM

It's Election Day!

Head to the polls and vote 🗳️ Friend,  Today’s the day that we can make real change and win this historic election. We have finally reached election day, and we are 12 hours away until the polls close.   We need your help to make it to the finish line — will you join us to make calls to get out the…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
November 3, 2022 at 10:35 PM

Election Night Celebration: You're Invited!

We'll see you on Election Night. Friend,   You are invited to celebrate Election Night with the MA Democratic Party and our incredible candidates on Tuesday, November 8th! We are excited to celebrate the hard work of our campaign staff, volunteers, and supporters! Maura Healey, Kim Driscoll, Andre…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
November 2, 2022 at 9:26 PM

Vice President Kamala Harris is in Boston Today!

Dear Democrat,  Vice President Kamala Harris is about to take the stage in a few moments at the Boston Grassroots Event. This event is so important to help us elect Democrats this November.  Will you chip in $5, $10, $25 or $50, or how ever much you can, to defeat Geoff Diehl and the Republicans d…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
November 1, 2022 at 5:30 PM

Andrea Campbell for the Win!

Friend, Today, we are one week away from Election Day, and Andrea Campbell is going above and beyond to ensure justice and opportunity for all.   Previously serving as the first Black woman President of the Boston City Councilor, Andrea is now running to be your voice, your advocate, and your cham…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
October 31, 2022 at 4:30 PM

Vice President Kamala Harris is coming to Boston!

Dear Democrat, Have you heard the news? On Wednesday, November 2nd, Vice President Kamala Harris will be joining us for a grassroots rally in Boston from 3 pm to 7 pm.   There’s so much at stake in the upcoming elections, and it’s imperative that we elect Massachusetts Democrats up and down the ba…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
October 28, 2022 at 9:02 PM

Let’s come together to elect Maura Healey

Friend,  It’s crunch time. Today, we are 11 days away from Election Day. Maura Healey is giving it her all to meet voters where they’re at — whether that’s on the court, or in their neighborhood.   Right now, we need to have her back in her race against Geoff Diehl. The GOP and Geoff Diehl are try…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
October 25, 2022 at 4:03 PM

Here's How You Can Help!

Let's bring Diana to the finish line.Friend, As campaigns are coming to a close, we would like to thank you for your help this season. But, we are also reminding you that the fight isn't over yet! Democrats have been securing significant wins recently; to continue winning they need your support.   …
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
October 13, 2022 at 8:24 PM

PLEASE SHARE: Geoff Diehl's Election Lies

Massachusetts needs a Governor who puts us first NEW VIDEO: Diehl & Trump’s Election Denial BOSTON – On the heels of the first gubernatorial debate, the Massachusetts Democratic Party is calling out Geoff Diehl for his record of election denial in a new video. During the debate, Diehl attempted…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
October 7, 2022 at 3:15 PM

Wednesday October 12th: Join us at the Chinatown Banquet!

Will we see you at the Chinatown Banquet? Dear Democrat,  In 2018, we made new history for the MassDems by giving fresh energy to a proud tradition. In the 1970s and '80s, Boston's Chinatown was an essential stop on the political circuit, bringing people together to build friendship over a banquet …
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
October 6, 2022 at 1:30 PM

PLEASE SHARE: Digital Ad on Diehl’s abortion record

We can't allow Geoff Diehl's agenda here in Massachusetts Dear Democrat,   Geoff Diehl is a threat to reproductive health care access in Massachusetts. As we get closer and closer to the general election we can’t take anything for granted. We need your help to spread the word about Diehl’s extreme …
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
September 26, 2022 at 1:18 PM

PLEASE SHARE: New video on Diehl & Trump

Do you know how Geoff Diehl earned Trump's support? Dear Democrat,   The general election has commenced and we can’t take anything for granted. Geoff Diehl won the Republican primary for governor and it’s on us to educate voters about his dangerous record. We need your help to spread the word about…
  Mayor Michelle Wu · [email protected]
September 16, 2022 at 1:02 PM

We’re bringing back the Chinatown Banquet!

I hope to see you there!Dear Friend,  In 2018, we made new history for the Massachusetts Democratic Party by giving fresh energy to a proud tradition. For nearly two decades in the 1970s and '80s, Boston's Chinatown was an essential stop on the statewide and national political circuit, bringing pe…
  Gus Bickford · [email protected]
September 12, 2022 at 2:40 PM

PLEASE SHARE: New video on Diehl

Geoff Diehl is too dangerous for Massachusetts Dear Democrat,  The general election has commenced and we can’t take anything for granted. Geoff Diehl won the Republican primary for governor, so today we are launching our efforts to educate voters about his dangerous record. We need your help to sp…
  Brie Bristol · [email protected]
August 18, 2022 at 9:29 PM

Blueprint to '22: Don’t forget about me

Blueprint to '22: Don’t forget about me Bring a friend to volunteer this weekend View this email in your browser BluePrint to ‘22 is the MassDems’ relational organizing and community building initiative to help Democ…
  Brie Bristol · [email protected]
August 5, 2022 at 8:59 PM

Blueprint to '22: Mobilizing Our Coalition

Blueprint to '22: Mobilizing Our Coalition Campaigning and community service go hand in hand! View this email in your browser BluePrint to ‘22 is the MassDems’ relational organizing and community building initiative …