My long time friend and Mayor of Boston, Tom Menino, is now at peace. As a former resident of Boston, he was my Mayor, my go to guy and my friend. I will miss him. I salute you Tom for a job well done.
In preparation for a trip to the polls on Election Day, join hosts Joe Lynch and KyAnn Anderson as they review the pros and cons for each of the four 2014 state ballot questions. Whether it be keeping the gas tax, paying extra bottle deposits, a green light for MA gambling, or requiring mandatory sick days for employees, this episode reviews both sides of the discussion, with a sprinkling of editorial commentary from your two favorite Somerville talk show hosts. Remember, an informed voter is the right voter, so please take the time to get out and vote on Tuesday, November 4th. See you at the polls!
EPISODE LINK: http://vp.telvue.com/preview?id=T02351&video=213215
State representative from the Massachusetts 27th Middlesex district, Denise Provost, joined co-host Joe Lynch for this Massachusetts 2014 election program. Representative Provost is campaigning for re-election and speaks about her time on Beacon Hill, the challenges that lay ahead for the district, and state and the ballot questions put before the voters this year. Watch the program here.
United Independent Party Candidate for Lt. Governor, Angus Jennings, sat with Joe Lynch to discuss his party’s platform, the role he sees the Lt. Governor fulfilling and hew the un-enrolled voters could play a big role in the November election.
Episode Link: http://vp.telvue.com/preview?id=T02351&video=201839
On this Greater Somerville election special, Steve Kerrigan, candidate for Lt. Governor of Massachusetts, sat down with Joe Lynch to discuss his candidacy, the need for the Lt. Governor office, Kerrigan’s extensive political sector experience, and what he would bring to the office of the Lt. Governor.
Greater Somerville’s co-host Joe Lynch covered the 2014 Massachusetts Democratic Convention in Worcester last weekend and from the six minutes here, it looks like he and Somerville Neighborhood News covered not only the convention floor, but the rafters, the lobby and the backstage with their camera and microphone. Watch for the complete “Greater Somerville Goes to the Convention” next week on www.greatersomerville.wordpress.com.
Join host KyAnn Anderson as she speaks with Somerville Local First about their mission, what they’re doing to keep the local economy vibrant and strong, and why you need to go to Prom (’90s style) on June 27th. For more details, tune into tonight’s episode.
On this Election 2014 special episode of Greater Somerville, United Independent party candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, Evan Falchuk, speaks with co-host Joe Lynch about the new Massachusetts political party, its platform and Falchuk’s campaign for the Governor’s office on Beacon Hill.