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Fall Newsletter

Fall Newsletter

By | October 25, 2012 at 10:38 am | No comments

MassVOTE has distributed about $250,000 to community groups to Get Out the Vote so far this year, and they've contacted tens of thousands of people. But that's not all. Read MassVOTE 's Fall 2012 newsletter as a downloadable PDF to see all you've made possible. Then please...

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Join Young Civic Leaders

Join Young Civic Leaders

By | August 20, 2012 at 4:29 pm | No comments

We are currently recruiting! Join the movement. If you are a student in the Boston area, with an interest in civic engagement and public policy, we would love to hear from you. The Young Civic Leaders program provides a carefully selected group of young people with the...

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Take Action Archive

By | August 2, 2012 at 9:29 am | No comments

Select a past blast: Aug 01, 2012 - Good news, bad news Jul 30, 2012 - 36 hours to get corporate money out of Beacon Hill politics Jul 26, 2012 - Boston Globe Supports Election Reform Bill Jul 24, 2012 - Just 7 days left to protect the right to vote Jul 23, 2012...

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Pass the Election Reform Bill

Pass the Election Reform Bill

By | June 18, 2012 at 4:26 pm | 3 comments

Send a message now. With voting rights under attack, the Massachusetts Election Reform Bill is a way we can strike back to make sure everyone can vote and every vote is counted right in 2012 and beyond. The Election Laws Reform bill of 2012 (H.4139 full text pdf) passed the...

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Call for Volunteers! Voter Registration Event on June 29th

Call for Volunteers! Voter Registration Event on June 29th

By | June 12, 2012 at 11:39 am | No comments

This spring MassVOTE and the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA) have registered hundreds of new Americans to vote. There is an opportunity to register thousands. On June 29th, 12 noon at the Seaport World Trade Center 2,500 foreign-born residents...

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Globe: Mass. voting maps reflect State House evolution

Globe: Mass. voting maps reflect State House evolution

By | January 14, 2012 at 8:54 am | No comments

Here is an excerpt from an epic Boston Globe article marking the occasion of one of the most voter-empowering redistricting laws in recent history, thanks to MassVOTE, our coalition partners, and the legislators who brilliantly performed their duties on the redistricting...

Posted in: Archives, Fair Elections Agenda, News, Press Room, Redistricting

Representative McGovern Introduces the People’s Right’s Amendment in the US Congress

Representative McGovern Introduces the People’s Right’s Amendment in the US Congress

By | November 22, 2011 at 10:04 am | One comment

Hear what Massachusetts own Representative McGovern is proposing to get corporations out of politics....

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Protect Maine Votes — We’ve Got Your Back.

Protect Maine Votes — We’ve Got Your Back.

By | October 26, 2011 at 1:05 pm | No comments

Up in Maine, they know how to run fair elections.  But now, there's a crazy, right-wing attack on their right to vote.   It will be one of the most important initiatives anywhere in the entire nation on November 8.  Join MassVOTE to head up to Maine on Saturday, November 5...

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Extremists use fake laws to harm real voters

Extremists use fake laws to harm real voters

By | October 25, 2011 at 6:21 pm | No comments

Rachel Maddow's show highlighted the recent harassment of low-income voters in Massachusetts.  This must be stopped. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Secretary of State Bill Galvin and Attorney General Martha Coakley should find...

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MassVOTE Open Letter on Redistricting October 25, 2011

MassVOTE Open Letter on Redistricting October 25, 2011

By | October 25, 2011 at 11:05 am | No comments

To: The Honorable Michael Moran and the Honorable Stan Rosenberg, Chairs, Massachusetts Joint Committee on Redistricting From: Cheryl Crawford, Co-Executive Director, MassVOTE Date: October 25, 2011 Dear Chairmen Rosenberg and Moran, The new proposed maps for the...

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