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Senator Elizabeth Warren Visits Tufts

Elizabeth Warren, United States Senator from Massachusetts, responds to questions from Alan Solomont, Dean of the Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, during the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series on Wednesday at Tufts. Photo by Alonso Nichols/Tufts University. – InsideMedford.com

Sen. Elizabeth Warren to Speak at Tufts in Public Lecture on Sept. 15th

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (Dem-Mass.) will deliver the Alan D. Solomont Lecture on Citizenship and Public Service at Tufts University on September 15. The lecture, which will be followed by a brief question and answer session, will be held at 12:00 p.m. in Cohen Auditorium on Tufts’ Medford/Somerville campus. It is presented by the Jonathan […]

Congresswoman Clark Brings Together Local Groups to Address Gun Violence Prevention

On Wednesday, Congresswoman Katherine Clark, in partnership with Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service hosted an event to highlight urgently needed federal policies addressing gun violence prevention. Joining Clark were Chief Kevin Molis, Malden Police Department; John Rosenthal, Founder, Stop Handgun Violence; Ann Krantz, Massachusetts Chapter, Moms Demand Action for […]

Sen. Elizabeth Warren to Speak at Tufts in Public Lecture on Sept. 15th

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (Dem-Mass.) will deliver the Alan D. Solomont Lecture on Citizenship and Public Service at Tufts University on September 15. The lecture, which will be followed by a brief question and answer session, will be held at 12:00 p.m. in Cohen Auditorium on Tufts’ Medford/Somerville campus. It is presented by the Jonathan […]

Congresswoman Katherine Clark Hosting Coffee Hour in Medford Friday

Newly elected Congresswoman Katherine Clark is hosting an open coffee hour at the Danish Pastry House on Friday. Constituents are invited to come and share their concerns with Rep. Clark from 1-2PM, according to a flier from her office. Rep. Clark is pictured above at the Danish Pastry House during her campaign last winter with […]

Markey Meets Pope Francis, Vatican Leaders to Discuss Climate Change

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) met with Pope Francis and high-level Vatican leaders to discuss the importance to act on climate change and to encourage the Catholic Church to continue to use their moral authority to elevate the issue. At the Vatican yesterday, Senator Markey and five other legislators from around the world met with […]

Clark Sworn in as Congresswoman

Surrounded by family, friends and supporters, Katherine Clark was sworn in today as the newest member of the Massachusetts Congressional Delegation. In her remarks from the floor of the house, Clark echoed her commitment to stand with the middle class families of the district. “The Massachusetts Fifth, from Revere to Cambridge, Waltham to Framingham, is […]

Clark Wins Special Congressional Election

- Allison Goldsberry Democrat Katherine Clark, a state senator from Melrose, is the new Congressional representative for the 5th District. Clark replaces long-time Democratic Congressman Ed Markey, who recently won a special election for the US Senate. Clark defeated Republican Frank Addivinola, Independent James Aulenti, and Justice Peace Security party member James Hall. In Medford, […]

Sen. Markey Supports Change in Filibuster Rules

Democratic US Senator Edward Markey supported the Senate’s successful vote to end filibustering of executive and judicial nominees. Elizabeth Warren, the state’s other Democratic Senator, also supported the rule change. Sen. Markey released the following statement on Thursday: “Today, I voted to end the Republicans’ unprecedented and unwarranted obstruction on the Senate floor. Senate Republicans […]

Clark, Addivinola Advance in Congressional Primary

- Allison Goldsberry State Senator Katherine Clark and Frank Addivinola will move forward in the race to fill former Congressman Ed Markey’s seat following wins in Tuesday’s primary. Clark defeated six other Democrats while Addivinola bested two other Republicans seeking their party’s nomination. According to results from the AP, Clark received around 30% of the […]