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2006 State House Endorsements

The Progressive Democrats of Somerville endorse the following state legislators running in unopposed races:

State Senator Pat Jehlen
State Senator Jarrett Barrios
State Representative Carl Sciortino
State Representative Denise Provost
State Representative Tim Toomey

John Bonifaz for Secretary of State

John BonifazThe Progressive Democrats of Somerville endorse John Bonifaz for Massachusetts Secretary of State. John stands for accountability and open government, which are the cornerstone principles upon which PDS was founded.

Deval Patrick for Governor

Deval Patrick

The Progressive Democrats of Somerville (PDS) is pleased to announce that by a 96% vote, it has endorsed Deval Patrick for Governor. During his decades of public service, first as a civil rights advocate, later as a member of the Clinton Administration Justice Department, and most recently as a gubernatorial candidate, Deval Patrick has demonstrated tremendous leadership defending civil liberties, protecting a woman's right to choose, and ensuring equal opportunity regardless of race, creed, disability, gender, or sexual preference, including the opportunity to marry.