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  • Belmont Democratic Town Committee Elects Officers   4/12/16

    The Belmont Democratic Town Committee elected officers at its April 7, 2015 meeting.
    Those elected were:

    Anne Mahon – chair
    Wayne Mesard – vice-chair
    Ted Dukas – treasurer
    Debbie Deutsch – secretary

    Congratulations and thanks to those elected!

  • Farewell, Trish   4/12/16

    It’s with deep sadness that we share the news that our dear friend, Trish Lohmar, chair of the Belmont Democratic Town Committee passed from this world on Thursday, February 25.
    She was gracious, funny, and feisty to the very end, forever interested in others’ happiness and energized by her engagement in the world around her. She’ll be terribly [...]

  • Vacancy on Democratic State Committee   11/24/13

    WE'RE READY 13

    » Event on December 13, 2013; 5:00 pm;

    Last day to send Letter of Intent to run for seat to the Mass Dems.

  • Belmont DTC Supports Ed Markey   4/26/13

    Special Senate Primary Election
    THIS Tuesday, April 30th

    We’re heading into the final stretch –
    now’s the time to double down!

    Volunteer Opportunities on Monday
     
    Canvassing:  2 shifts
    10 AM – 2 PM, 2 PM - 6 PM
    Distributing Door Hangers:
    7:00 PM – ?
    (don’t forget your flashlight)
     
    Volunteer Opportunities on Tuesday
     
    Poll checking:  Various times
    7 AM - 2 PM
    contact Steve to volunteer: klsky@aol.com

    Distributing Door Hangers*
    6:45 AM [...]

  • Congratulations to our Convention Delegates!   3/13/13

    Thanks to everyone who attended our annual caucus on Saturday.  We elected a full slate of delegates, as follows:

    Delegates:  Anne Mahon, Linda Levin-Scherz, Karen Freidberg, Jeanne Mooney, Laurie Graham, Helen Bakeman, Barbara Miranda, Debbie Deutsch, Marty Cohen, Wayne Mesard, James Greene, Jeff Levin-Scherz, Michael McNamara, Steve Klionsky, Joel Semuels, Tony Alcorn and Jim Staton.
    Alternates:  Ted [...]

  • Belmont DTC Endorses Ed Markey   3/04/13

    At our February meeting, we unanimously voted to endorse Congressman Ed Markey in the Democratic Primary for US Senate!
     
    Contact Belmont4Markey@gmail.com to volunteer with the local effort, led by Mirela Duda.

  • National Day of Service   1/24/13

     
    On Saturday, January 19th, the Belmont Democratic Town Committee sent volunteers to work with the City Mission Society of Boston, heeding President Obama’s call to provide service to others. Steve Klionsky, Trish Lohmar, Joe Mayer, Thomas Nehrkorn, Jennifer Page and Rep. Dave Rogers spent the morning cleaning and organizing Russell Elementary School in Dorchester as [...]

  • Congratulations, Mr. President!!   1/21/13

    Go to the page for a link to the text of President Obama’s Second Inaugural Address
     

  • Summarized Testimony from 1st Platform Hearing 1/10/13   1/21/13

    donkey platform

    Public Safety and Crime Prevention

    (Wait until later this month when a legislative package is expected and comment at that time.)
    There should be stricter mental evaluations for prospective gun owners.
    Gun owners should be civilly and criminally liable for the use of their guns.
    Research should be funded regarding the causes of violent behavior.

    Revenue and Expenditures

    There should be [...]

  • Candlelight Vigil to End Gun Violence   12/14/12

    Saturday, December 15th
    5 PM
    Davis Square, Somerville
    http://moveon.org/event/events/event.html?event_id=136395