The Political Action Committee of the MEA is chaired by Tom Lynch and Shane Rozamus.

This committee interviews candidates for local offices and makes recommendations to the Executive Board. Committee meetings are held at various times throughout the year, depending on political season. Please refer to the calendar for meeting dates and times.

The PAC often holds fundraising activities throughout the year to build our political action account. This account is used to contribute to candidates who stand with MEA on education issues, and who MEA recommends. Dues dollars do not go toward Political Action.

MEA is supporting Joyce Craig in the Mayor’s race. Please contact us to help her campaign.

Think Education: The MEA asks for all members to contribute $5 each year to build the PAC fund. For every $5 donated, the members name goes into a box used for multiple raffles throughout the year.

The Executive Board has approved the following list of candidates for recommendation by the MEA:

Ward 1: Alderman -Kevin Cavanaugh

School Board- Sarah Ambrogi

Ward 2: Alderman- Will Stewart

School Board- David Scannell

Ward 3: Alderman – Pat Long and Tim Baines

School Board- Mary Ngwanda Georges

Ward 4: Alderman – Christpoher Herbert

School Board- Leslie Want

Ward 5: Alderman- Tony Sapienza

School Board- Kathy Staub

Ward 6: Alderman- Peter Maccone

School Board- Dan Bergeron

Ward 7: Alderman- Brenda Noiseux

School Board- Ethan Moorehouse

Ward 8: Alderman- Betsy DeVries

School Board- Erika Connors

Ward 9: Alderman- Barbara Shaw and James Burkush

Ward 10: Alderman- Bill Barry

School Board- John Avard

Ward 11: Alderman- Normand Gamache

School Board- Kate Desrochers

Ward 12: Alderman- Hassan Essa

School Board- Connie Van Houten

At Large: Alderman- Dan O’Neil

School Board- Nancy Tessier

These candidates have shown or indicated their support of public education and labor in deed and during interviews.

Please remember to vote in the General Election on November 7!

Please fill out and return the attached entry form with your attached payment to the MEA-PAC
Name: ___________________________________________
Phone: __________________________________________
All proceeds go to the MEA-PAC Fund $5.00 EACH ÜÜÜ E-Mail: __________________________________________
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