How to help Puerto Rico

*Please consider contributing to the organizations below to help Puerto Rico rebuild in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria: Help Puerto Rico recover from Hurricane Maria. Contributions made to this crowd-funding effort will go to several Puerto Rico-based organizations. Friends of Puerto Rico. A DC-based nonprofit run by people of the Puerto Rican diaspora that funds arts, education and culture. They have launched a campaign to send… Continue reading How to help Puerto Rico

Report from Our Revolution Cambridge by Louise Parker

  Our Revolution (OR) Cambridge conducted an extensive, as well as highly transparent and democratic process to select candidates for our City Council. It is a challenging city to engage in such an effort.  First, the situation in Cambridge is exceptionally complex. There are 9 seats to be filled, all at large, and all via… Continue reading Report from Our Revolution Cambridge by Louise Parker

Two 2018 ballot questions aim to help reduce income inequality in the Bay State

The Bottom Line Contact: Andrea Burns press@ourrevolutionma.com         Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses 2018 Ballot Initiatives *See the EDIT and UPDATE at the bottom of this article for Affiliate specific information  On September 6th, Attorney General Maura Healey certified twenty-one ballot proposals as constitutional and cleared for the next step in the 2018 ballot question process. Two of those proposals;… Continue reading Two 2018 ballot questions aim to help reduce income inequality in the Bay State

Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses Safe Patient Limits 2018 Ballot Initiative  

For Immediate Release: August 21st, 2017 Contact: Andrea Burns (413) 210-5276 press@ourrevolutionma.com         Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses Safe Patient Limits 2018 Ballot Initiative   Massachusetts– Evidence is overwhelming that safe patient limits save lives. However, outside of intensive care units, there is no law in Massachusetts limiting the number of patients assigned to a nurse at one time. Our… Continue reading Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses Safe Patient Limits 2018 Ballot Initiative  

* NEW* All Volunteer Action proposes to develop a state wide volunteer network

All Volunteer Action  is an Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA) statewide initiative to coordinate actions, signature gathering, phone banks, canvassing and more in support of our endorsed candidates and ballot petitions.  ORMA recently endorsed several candidates and ballot initiatives that will need “boots on the ground” and powered by the People.  In cooperation with the Civics… Continue reading * NEW* All Volunteer Action proposes to develop a state wide volunteer network

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Our Revolution Endorses Paul Feeney for Massachusetts State Senate

Paul Feeney in Boston during a visit from Senator Sanders, March 2017 MASSACHUSETTS— Our Revolution National endorsed union member and workers’ rights organizer Paul Feeney for Massachusetts in a Special Election this year for State Senate, Bristol and Norfolk District. Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA) is supporting Paul’s campaign efforts. A union member for over twenty… Continue reading Our Revolution Endorses Paul Feeney for Massachusetts State Senate

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State Convention will Showcase Organizing by Bernie Sanders Democrats

March 31st, 2017 launch in Boston. Sen. Bernie Sanders is in the 2nd row near the center

The work of Bernie Sanders supporters to revitalize the progressive wing of the state Democratic Party will be on display in Worcester June 3 when Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA) makes its first appearance at a Democratic State Convention. “Having elected over 700 progressive delegates at this spring’s town and ward caucuses, ORMA supporters will form a… Continue reading State Convention will Showcase Organizing by Bernie Sanders Democrats

Our Revolution Massachusetts to Introduce Platform, Charter Amendments at Convention

Democratic State Convention 2014. Wellesley Democratic Committee photo

Bernie Sanders supporters have begun revitalizing the progressive wing of the state Democratic Party with a spate of Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA) amendments and resolutions to be presented at the Democratic State Convention on June 3rd. ORMA is also bringing the muscle to carry these initiatives. “Over 700 progressive ORMA supporters will form a substantial… Continue reading Our Revolution Massachusetts to Introduce Platform, Charter Amendments at Convention