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

The Bottom Line Contact: Andrea Burns         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… Continue reading

Our Revolution Massachusetts Endorses Safe Patient Limits 2018 Ballot Initiative  

For Immediate Release: August 21st, 2017 Contact: Andrea Burns (413) 210-5276         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… Continue reading

* 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…. Continue reading

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… Continue reading

Dispatches From the Field

Peter Corbett

An Interview with Peter Corbett “Now is the perfect time for progressives who supported Bernie Sanders to get involved in [Our Revolution Massachusetts] ORMA,” says Peter Corbett, Coordinator of the ORMA Field Team.  “With local grassroots groups in every corner of the state, we’ll have a strong progressive infrastructure ready-to-go… Continue reading

ORMA Transition: The Back Story

Caterina Strambio de Castillia (holding sign) with comrades at rally

Mission, structure and planning sound like bureaucratic jargon, but they are like the frame of a house: they define a protective container shaped and designed for warmer elements, the oriental carpets and upholstered furniture of collaborative culture and interpersonal trust. When Mission, Structure and Planning (MSP) co-coordinator and Italian native… Continue reading

State Convention will Showcase Organizing by Bernie Sanders Democrats

Our Revolution launch on March 31st, 2017 launch in Boston

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,… Continue reading

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… Continue reading