Some important, though largely below-radar, elections are happening on Tuesday. In East Boston, four candidates are competing in the Democratic primary for the 1st Suffolk state rep seat. (There are no Republicans running for … [Read more...]
State party comes out against Carlo Basile in 1st Suffolk primary
A most interesting development in the 1st Suffolk race, the primary for which is next Tuesday. (By the way, if you want Gloribell Mota to win, here's how to help). Here's the party's release (emphasis mine).MASSACHUSETTS … [Read more...]
In the midst of the casino brouhaha, there are still elections going on!
You'd hardly know it from reading the papers or even the blogs, but there's still a special election next Tuesday in East Boston: the 1st Suffolk state rep seat, recently vacated by now-Senator Anthony Petruccelli. We've endorsed … [Read more...]
Gloribell Mota for state rep from East Boston
All the candidates have deep roots in East Boston, all of them obviously have a lot of affection for it, and I don't doubt that they'd all work hard for their constituents if elected. (By the way, Hubster has been covering this race … [Read more...]
Gloribell Mota shows us around Eastie
Mota is extremely well-spoken; she has a richness of experience in the neighborhood; and evinces compassion on behalf of her neighbors. And walking around the neighborhood with her, one gets the strong impression that she knows everybody … [Read more...]
Gloribell Mota to hold campaign kick-off this Saturday
Gloribell Mota, Democratic candidate for State Representative in East Boston, will be kicking off her campaign this Saturday, August 18, from 10 AM ? 1 PM. Gloribell will be hosting breakfast at her campaign headquarters located at 20 … [Read more...]
East Boston Special Rep. Race
Jeff Drago is the clear frontrunner in this race. He has been involved in local Eastie politics for years serving on many boards as well as being an active member of the East Boston Democratic Ward Committee. Forget the fact … [Read more...]
All about Eastie.
The State Rep seat in East Boston is really heating up and we might all be in for a suprise come election day. I had a chance to sit down with Gloribell Mota for coffee the other day and was pretty blown away. I saw her through my window … [Read more...]