Author Archives: John Tehan

Attend a screening of “Inequality for All”

The GBV Dems are proud to announce that we will screen Robert Reich’s “Inequality for All” at the Milford Library on Saturday, 4/5/2014 at 2:00 PM at the Milford Library, downstairs in the Granite/Quarry room. See the trailer for the … Continue reading

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Joe Avellone’s position on casinos seems to have evolved

Last week, I attended a candidate forum in Grafton where Juliette Kayyem and Joe Avellone spent some time talking about their respective ambitions for the corner office this year.  I asked Kayyem about how she would deal with the legislature, … Continue reading

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GBV Dems St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast with Jim McGovern!

The Greater Blackstone Valley Dems are happy to invite you to a St. Patrick’s Day breakfast at the Progressive Club in Uxbridge on 3/9/2014. Doors will open at 8 AM, with breakfast starting at 8:30 and a program of speakers … Continue reading

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Bellingham DTC Announces Summer Kick-off Party

The Bellingham Democratic Town Committee is holding a Summertime Kick-off Cocktail Party on 6/12/2013 at the Coachmen’s Lodge at 6:00 pm. Details are in the attached PDF – they are asking to please RSVP for the event. Bellingham DTC Summer … Continue reading

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Casino Opposition Moving Forward in Milford

The Casino Free Milford group is meeting again this week on 4/3 at St. Mary’s church in the parish center at 7 PM, please come out if you’re interested in stopping the casino. We will be looking for volunteers willing … Continue reading

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Casino Free Milford is heating up!

As many of you are aware, one of the casinos allowed under the expanded gaming law has been proposed for a parcel of land in Milford. So far, the only selectman opposed to it is Bill Buckley – both Dino … Continue reading

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GBVDems get a mention in Milford Daily Voice

The Milford Daily Voice is a new local news site, similar to the Patch sites that have been springing up around here lately. I recently had a chance to talk with the local reporter, Richard Sobey, and he quoted me … Continue reading

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Congressman Markey was in Worcester today…

…and we were there to hear what he had to say. Here’s a quick video of his remarks at the Broadway Diner, 100 Water St in Worcester:

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Joe Kennedy in Milford!

The Greater Blackstone Valley Dems are sponsoring a Meet-and Greet for Joe Kennedy III next Saturday, August 4th, from 2 – 4 PM at Peg Knowlton’s home, 14 Chestnut St., Milford. As I am sure most of you know, Joe … Continue reading

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Warren wins the nomination at the Democratic State Convention!

I was the “greeter whip” for the Warren campaign for my senate district at yesterday’s convention – I greeted every delegate as they arrived and checked off their name on the list. I then coordinated with the “data whip”, who … Continue reading

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