Here is a list of actions for this week. Choose 1 or 2 that you can do this week. It will take all of us to win this. ========================================================================= Monday: Call your Senator regarding AVR! It should be up for a vote on 7/10 or 7/11. We are almost there! Find your senator here: https://malegislature.gov/Legislators/Members/Senate … Continue reading Actions for Week of 7/9-7/15 to Save Our Democracy!
Continuing our introduction of our strong, informed, active candidates running for State Rep on the North Shore in 2018 - allow me to introduce Allison Gustavson, candidate for 4th Essex. Stay informed about Allison's campaign, and find out how you can help at AllisonGustavson.com Why are you running for State Representative/why should I vote for … Continue reading Introducing Allison Gustavson: Candidate for State Rep in 4th Essex (Manchester, Topsfield, Rowley, Ipswich, Hamilton)
In our effort to introduce you to the accomplished women running for office on the North Shore in 2018, here is the second interview in the series. Introducing Christina Eckert, from Boxford, MA. She's running to be State Rep in the 2nd Essex district. Stay informed, volunteer, or contribute to her campaign at eckertforrep.com. If … Continue reading Christina Eckert, candidate for 2nd Essex (Boxford, Georgetown, Groveland, Haverhill, Newbury, West Newbury, Merrimac)
We are fortunate to have so many exceptional candidates running for State Rep on the North Shore this election season, so we thought we'd send out some interview questions to the candidates to get to know them better. This interview is with Tram Nguyen, 18th Essex - she is the leader of #TeamTram!! Stay informed … Continue reading Introducing TRAM NGUYEN, candidate for 18th Essex
Election season is going to be kicking into high gear in June, and we are fortunate to have 4 candidates challenging long time Beacon Hill incumbents in our North Shore State Representative races. I’d like to introduce you to each candidate - in this post, I’ll just give you a brief overview of each. I’ve … Continue reading Introducing…4 North Shore Candidates for State Representative
Hooray! Take a moment to savor this small victory, because the bigger victories all begin with a tiny move in the right direction. A HUGE shout out to everyone who worked so hard to get this bill passed in the House - everyone who wrote a postcard (or 10), called their Rep. once (or 15 … Continue reading VICTORY! Extreme Risk Protection Order Passes the House!
Please consider supporting this endeavor which will benefit every citizen in Rowley. Write a letter of support, send an email, or attend a meeting. Email contacts: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Mailing address: Rowley Planning Board 39 Central Street P. O. Box 714 Rowley, MA 01969 by Bonni Berkowitz, Rowley Solar, LLC My mom Barbara and I … Continue reading Community Solar Array in Rowley, MA
I am livid. I was literally shaking with anger on Thursday. And yet again, I am overwhelmed with feelings of despair. Another week - another mass murder in the United States. Another school massacre: 17 kids murdered. (Yes, murdered. I am done using euphemisms. Call it what it is - Do not avert your eyes - … Continue reading BEACON HILL: Pass Common Sense Gun Laws NOW!
I don’t know how many times I’ve heard some variation of this from friends & acquaintances...”I’m so glad that I live in such a progressive state. Massachusetts is doing such a great job.” Well, sorry to say this, but reality bites. We just lost a state senate election to a Pro-Life, anti-Planned Parenthood Republican. He … Continue reading Let’s not rest on our laurels MA: we need AVR now!
Our new project at Freedom North Shore will be to help get Automatic Voter Registration, or AVR, passed. We fight battles about issues every day, it seems, but VOTING IS THE WAR. Without voting, and electing people that truly represent us, we lose the battles and the war. And our right to vote is under … Continue reading Automatic Voter Registration (S373/H2091)