Get Out the Vote in Medford (or help swing a nearby district)

It’s time to GET OUT THE VOTE! Canvassing and phone banking activities are taking place in Medford multiple times per day from today through Election Day.

Swing Left is also organizing canvassing trips to Congressional swing districts in New Hampshire and Maine.

And, of course, don’t forget to vote on Tuesday, if you didn’t already vote early! Polls will be open 7am to 8pm. You can find your polling place here.

Canvassing and phone banking this weekend

There are multiple canvassing and phone banking opportunities throughout this weekend to support Elizabeth Warren, Maura Healey, Jay Gonzalez, Katherine Clark, and all our Democratic candidates.

Find the full list of dates and times here.

Photo of canvassers in Medford
Our Congressional representative, Katherine Clark, and state Senator, Pat Jehlen, joined in on one of the Medford canvasses last weekend!

Next weekend, and through Election Day, there will be additional events throughout the city to get out the vote.

Canvass for Elizabeth Warren & Maura Healey Aug. 4 & 5

THIS WEEKEND: Canvass for Senator Elizabeth Warren and Attorney General Maura Healey

Team Warren and Team Healey have a number of canvasses planned throughout the state this weekend. Join them on Saturday or Sunday and talk to voters about why we are working hard to ensure they’re re-elected!

Canvasses Scheduled for Saturday, August 4

  • Holyoke (284 High Street) – 10 a.m.
  • Somerville (41 Chetwynd Road) – 10 a.m.
  • Groveland (5 Pinewood Lane) – 10 a.m.
  • Allston (1243 Commonwealth Avenue) – 10 a.m.
  • Acton (130 Main Street) – 10:30 a.m.
  • Worcester (29 Endicott Street, Suite 2) – 10:30 a.m.
  • Ashland (301 Pond Street) – 10:30 a.m.
  • Sudbury (326 Concord Road) – 10:30 a.m.
  • Belmont (95 Washington Street) – 10:30 a.m.
  • Malden (401 Pleasant Street) – 10:30 a.m.
  • Andover (36 Bartlett Street) – 1 p.m.

Canvasses Scheduled for Sunday, August 5

  • Waltham (494 Lincoln Street) – 11 a.m.
  • Woburn (69 Bedford Street) – 11 a.m.
  • Medford (495 Fulton Street) – 11 a.m.
  • Cambridge (70 Rindge Avenue) – 11 a.m.
  • Beverly (100 Sohier Road) – 11 a.m.
  • South End (100 Dedham Street) – 11 a.m.
  • Roxbury (15 Warren Street) – 11 a.m.
  • Norwood (685 Washington Street) – 12 p.m.
  • Westford (99 Plain Road) – 1 p.m.
  • Mission Hill (1524 Tremont Street) – 1 p.m.
  • Leominster (307 Whitney Street) – 2 p.m.
  • Gardner (221 Main Street) – 2 p.m.
  • Milford (31 Main Street) – 2 p.m.
  • Ipswich (65 Central Street) – 2 p.m.

Medford event for Quentin Palfrey

There will be a Medford house party/reception for Quentin Palfrey, Democratic primary candidate for Lieutenant Governor.

All are welcome!

Tuesday, August 7, 6:30 PM – 8 PM
7 Paul Rd, Medford

Donations are gratefully accepted through the campaign’s ActBlue page or at the event.

Invitation from DA candidate Patalano

The Democratic primary for Middlesex County DA is Sept 4th.
For those who would like to learn about Donna Patalano’s campaign, you can visit her website,, or attend The Arlington League of Women Voter’s forum on Tuesday, July 24th. The event begins at 7pm at the First Parish Arlington at 630 Mass Ave and will be broadcast online at

Democratic Campaign Institute bootcamps


The Massachusetts Democratic Party is organizing bootcamps for those looking to build their campaigning skills. Upcoming Democratic Campaign Institute bootcamps are:

DCI Campaign Bootcamp – Brockton

Saturday, July 21st
Brockton Main Library
304 Main Street, Brockton
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
RSVP here.

DCI Campaign Bootcamp – Waltham

Saturday, July 28th
Waltham Public Library, Lecture Hall
735 Main Street, Waltham
12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
RSVP here.

November meeting featuring Bob Massie

The next meeting of the Medford Democratic City Committee will feature gubernatorial candidate Bob Massie.

Date: November 15, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Alden Chambers, 85 George P. Hassett Drive, Medford

Guest Speaker:  Robert K. “Bob” Massie

Bob Massie is running for Governor of Massachusetts in 2018. He is an environmentalist.  Before entering the race for governor he was leading a climate preparedness, research, and development lab at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

September meeting featuring Jay Gonzalez

The next meeting of the Medford Democratic City Committee will take place Wednesday, September 20. Time and location are to be confirmed, but are currently expected to be at 7pm at Medford City Hall’s Alden Chambers the Medford Senior Center, 101 Riverside Ave.

The guest speaker will be Jay Gonzalez, Democratic candidate for Governor. Jay was the Secretary of Administration and Finance under Governor Deval Patrick.