5th Annual Wellesley Democrats’ Picnic

5th Annual Wellesley Democrats’ Picnic

The 5th Annual Wellesley Democrats’ Picnic was another successful one! Close to 100 people joined local Democratic officials to welcome fall and talk about the upcoming 2018 elections at WDTC member and Selectman Jack Morgan’s home. Rep. Alice Peisch moderated the event and Jay Gonzalez and Setti Warren spoke about their campaigns for governor, with Anne Tate speaking on behalf of Bob Massie’s bid. Other candidates for State office spoke, as well. See below for photos of the festivities.

Co-Chairs Susan Ryan and Auli …

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Maura Healey Visits Wellesley

Maura Healey Visits Wellesley

On Wednesday, October 28th, Attorney General Maura Healey visited Wellesley and discussed economic security, opioid addiction, and other salient issues at the Wellesley Free Library in an event open to the public. Following her remarks to 125+ attendees – where she reviewed the role of the Attorney General and highlighted some of the work her office has done since January, like her creation of a bureau dedicated to public outreach and assistance – she entertained questions from the audience. The WDTC thanks Attorney General Healey for spending time in …

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3rd Annual Wellesley Democrats’ Picnic

3rd Annual Wellesley Democrats’ Picnic

The 3rd Annual Wellesley Democrats’ Picnic was a great success! Over 70 people joined local Democratic officials to kick-off the 2016 season with the WDTC at Co-Chair Susan Ryan’s home. Treasurer and Receiver-General Deb Goldberg kicked off the evening and surrogates from the various Democratic presidential campaigns spoke, including Sen. Marc Pacheco of Taunton representing Hillary Clinton. Newton Alderman Jay Harney and Wayland DTC Chairman J. Michael Gilbreath also spoke, representing Martin O’Malley and Bernie Sanders, respectively. A special thank you to Rep. Alice Peisch for moderating the event. See below …

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WDTC at the 46th Annual Wellesley Veterans’ Parade

WDTC at the 46th Annual Wellesley Veterans’ Parade

The WDTC was well represented at the 46th Annual Wellesley Veterans’ Parade.  Representative Alice Peisch (D-Wellesley), Senator Cynthia Creem (D-Newton), and Governor’s Councillor Robert Jubinville (D-Milton) joined a contingent of Committee members. Also marching with the WDTC were Juliette Kayyem, candidate for Governor, Leland Cheung, candidate for Lieutenant Governor, and Dylan Hayre and Sara-Lynn Reynolds, candidates for State Senate. Gubernatorial candidates Joe Avellone (a WDTC member!) and Don Berwick had many supporters marching for them as did Maura Healey who is running for Attorney General.

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