Boston Globe endorses Markey

Ed Markey is the Senator Massachusetts needs and we are glad to see that the Boston Globe has endorsed him wholeheartedly. Extracts below or read the whole editorial (behind a paywall). EDITORIAL Send Ed Markey back to the Senate The moment calls for a progressive champion with a solid track… Continue reading

Ocasio-Cortez Supports Morse in CD1

Emily Cochrane, reports for the New York Times, that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez “using her political action committee” has come out in support of Alex Morse, the ORMA-endorsed candidate in MA Congressional District One challenging long term blue dog democrat, Representative Richard E. Neal. The endorsement, according to the NYT, gave a… Continue reading

Reaping What We’ve Sown

Our Revolution Massachusetts grieves with the family members of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Aubrey. And we stand in support of all those who have taken to the streets to express their horror, their outrage, their pain and their anger at having to watch these horrific events play out… Continue reading

ORMA statement on the COVID-19 emergency

The ORMA General Assembly that was planned for April 18, 2020 has been postponed due to the global pandemic. We don’t know when it will be safe to reschedule. The pandemic underscores the importance of ORMA’s goals and ORMA members continue to be actively engaged in advocating for progressive legislation,… Continue reading

Newsletter December 2019

Photo of Rally for Rent Control & Tenant Protections MA State House, Oct. 29. 2019.

ORMA Newsletter December 2019 Inside this Issue: ORMA Priorities | News | Affiliates | Ways to Get Involved in the Revolution Battery Wharf Hotel Local 26 Strike Support Rally – One Job Should Be Enough Following a very successful “Bernstorm” rally in Cambridge, MA, ORMA members and Bernie Sanders for… Continue reading

Newsletter January / February 2020

Image: "They go low, we go door to door"

Inside this Issue: ORMA Priorities and News | Affiliates | Ways to Get Involved in the Revolution Picture: Meme about Bernie Sanders strategy created by GENZFOR BERNIE. Senator Bernie Sanders Rising Nationally and in Massachusetts! ORMA Endorses Bernie and Holds a Summit Encouraging Progressive Action in the 2020 Presidential Primary… Continue reading

Battery Wharf Hotel Local 26 Strike Support Rally – One Job Should Be Enough

Photo of Senator Nina Turner on the Battery Wharf Picket Line November 16, 2019.

Following a very successful “Bernstorm” rally in Cambridge, MA, ORMA members and Bernie Sanders for President supporters joined to stand in solidarity with striking Battery Wharf Hotel workers, (members of Unite-Here Local 26,) as they entered the 11th week of their strike. Addressing the crowd on behalf of Senator Bernie… Continue reading

Issues Votes at the MA Democratic Party Convention

Report on the Issues Votes at the Massachusetts Democratic Party Convention From the ORMA #DemTeamsform team: All seven ORMA-supported resolutions were unanimously approved at the September MA Democratic Party Issues Convention. They included all five ORMA Priorities. ORMA also got unanimous support at the Convention for opposing the Democratic Congressional… Continue reading

Report on Overturning Citizens United

Photo of Massachusetts Statehouse Hearing on S.2163 & H.3208.

News on Overturning Citizens United: a Massachusetts State Progress Report by Paul Lauenstein and Leo Immonen – We the People Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs (VFA) held a public hearing in the State House’s Gardner Auditorium on September 24, on a proposed U.S. Constitutional Amendment… Continue reading