East Boston community leaders endorsed U.S. Rep. Michael E. Capuano for re-election this Sunday at East Boston local business Angela’s Cafe.
There are many opinions on the types of health care Americans should have access to. Republicans in Congress believe we’re all on our own. I believe we’re all in this together. And I firmly believe that healthcare is a right, not a privilege. That’s why I support single-payer healthcare: we need Medicare for all, and we need it now.
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.”
I'm proud to have the support of so many hardworking members of the New England Regional Council of Carpenters. I've always stood up for our unions, and I won't stop fighting for them every day in Congress.