Massachusetts Peace Action, an affiliate of Peace Action, the nation's largest grassroots peace and disarmament membership organization, today endorsed Rep. Michael E. Capuano for re-election, citing his work to advance peace throughout the world, and implement a just U.S. foreign policy.
East Boston community leaders endorsed U.S. Rep. Michael E. Capuano for re-election this Sunday at East Boston local business Angela’s Cafe.
The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights group, has endorsed U.S. Rep. Michael E. Capuano for re-election, citing his strong track record of standing up for the LGBTQ community on issues from marriage equality to transgender rights to supporting the Yes on 3 ballot question to protect Massachusetts’ anti-discrimination law.
This past Saturday, U.S. Representative Michael E. Capuano attended the Bosson Street Block Party in Chelsea. Rep. Capuano spoke with community organizations attending and thanked The Neighborhood Developers (TND), the Chelsea Police Department, and the Chelsea Fire Department for hosting a successful event for families and community members of all ages.
This past Saturday, U.S. Representative Michael E. Capuano celebrates the 50th annual Festival Betances, New England's longest running Latino cultural celebration. Rep. Capuano marched in this year’s parade through South End neighborhoods as part of the festival and spoke about the need to support those in Puerto Rico, reaffirming his commitment to supporting all Americans.
This Sunday, U.S. Representative Michael E. Capuano pledged to fight for the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) immigration program under attack by President Donald Trump at the Iglesia Santísimo Redentor in East Boston. Speaking about how his own grandfather immigrated to America as an orphan who did not speak English and found refuge at the very same church, Rep. Capuano vowed to continue to be a strong advocate for immigrants and the TPS program, and to stand up for all immigrants.
This past Saturday, U.S. Representative Michael E. Capuano praised the work of Youth in Crisis at the annual Scoops ‘N Hoops event in Mattapan. Rep. Capuano celebrated the 13th anniversary of Scoops ‘N Hoops, and thanked all organizations involved for their hard work providing outlets for young people in the community.
“We need to keep fighting so that children don’t have to worry about losing their mom and their dad,” said Rep. Gutierrez. “This fight for families is for everyone worried about their Temporary Protected Status, or the DREAMers just trying to contribute to the country they’ve always known as home, or the working families trying to provide a better life for their families. We’re here to stand up for them, and we’re not backing down.”
This past Saturday, U.S. Representative Michael E. Capuano launched a day of canvassing in his hometown of Somerville, where he is a lifelong resident. Rep. Capuano, who previously served as an alderman and the mayor of Somerville, was proud to join with supporters to knock on doors and reach out to community members to talk about the progressive issues that matter to them.
This past Sunday, U.S. Representative Michael E. Capuano launched a day of canvassing in Chelsea, where he was joined by supporters including State Representative Dan Ryan (D-2nd Suffolk) and local small business owner Roy Avellaneda who owns Pan Y Cafe. Rep. Capuano was proud to kick off this day of action to connect with community members across Chelsea and talk to them about the issues that matter to them.