JP Progressive 2014 Primary Endorsements

For Attorney General, The JP Progressives endorse Maura Healey For Governor, we endorse Don Berwick. As our original endorsement post notes, we’re impressed with Maura’s experience, her work on racial justice, her work on DOMA, and her fearless work to protect Massachusetts during the foreclosure…

JPP Forum Videos Up; Vote in Our Poll

On August 13, the JP Progressives held an engaging forum with seven Democratic primary candidates for office. And guess what? If you weren’t there, we got it all for you on video below.After you watch the videos (links below), please…

Berwick, Healey, Arena-DeRosa Comment on JPP Endorsement

Don Berwick, Maura Healey and James Arena-DeRosa respond to the JP Progressive endorsement yesterday. Don Berwick, Candidate for Massachusetts Governor: I am honored to have the endorsement of the JP Progressives. They are a group of committed activists, fighting for…

JPP Endorses Berwick, Healey, Arena-DeRosa

We are proud to announce today our endorsements in three statewide races. We are supporting Don Berwick for Governor, Maura Healey for Attorney General, and James Arena-DeRosa for Lieutenant Governor. We hope that the Jamaica Plain community will join us in supporting them. The progressive values…

Gov/LG/AG/Treasurer JPP Forum Videos Are Live

You can now watch all 14 candidate videos from our forums. Governor Joe Avellone Donald Berwick Martha Coakley Steve Grossman Juliette Kayyem Lieutenant Governor James Arena-Derosa Leland Cheung Steve Kerrigan Mike Lake Attorney General Maura Healey Warren Tolman Treasurer Tom Conroy…

Rental Inspection Ordinance Hearing Today

The Boston City Council holds a hearing today at 4:30pm on revising or gutting last year’s Rental Inspection Ordinance. Reasonable technical fixes — such as those proposed by the Mayor that target non-owner occupied housing — are a welcome addition to any new…

Forum Series for Attorney General, Lieutenant Governor and Treasurer

We hope you’ll brave the befuddling weather to join us for our JP Progressives forums at Doyles Café starting next week. March 19 6:15pm — Maura Healey, Candidate for Attorney General 6:50pm — Rep. Tom Conroy, Candidate for Treasurer 7:25pm — Steve Kerrigan, Candidate for Lieutenant Governor 8pm —…

Video From Governor Forums Are Posted

If you missed our forums in November and December, we had all five Democratic candidates for governor, each for about 40-45 minutes, talking with us about their visions, and answering questions from attendees. We urge you to take the time…

24 Hours

Happy New Year to you and yours. 24 Hours. That’s all the time that remains until Boston City Councilors select our Council President, at noon on Monday. The Council has a profound statement to make in that selection. The Councilor best…