Tag Archives: Massachusetts Democratic Party

NAACP: Refrain from expelling Henriquez

The NAACP, through Carlos Hernriquez’s aide, sent out a letter urging the House of Representatives to refrain from voting today to expel Representative Carlos Henriquez(D-Dorchester) after his conviction on domestic violence charges. The NAACP, New England Area Conference (NEAC), respectfully requests that the Massachusetts House of Representatives abstain from voting in the matter of the expulsion of Representative Carlos Henriquez,…

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Statement of Carlos Henriquez on eve of expulsion vote

Earlier today State Representative Carlos Henriquez’s aide circulated a statement from him on the eve of the House vote to expel him. His aide, Jessica DaSilva writes: Dear esteemed members of the House of Representatives: As you are aware, there will be a vote tomorrow on wether or not to expel Representative Carlos Henriquez from the legislature. The representative has…

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House Ethics Committee Recommends Henriquez Expulsion

The Ethics Committee of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, after a six hour session, voted today to expel Carlos Henriquez (D-Dorchester) from the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  They filed an expulsion resolution with the Speaker’s Office to be taken up at the next formal session of the House. RESOLUTIONS URGING THE EXPULSION OF THE HONORABLE CARLOS…

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Jury Empaneled in Assault Trial of State Rep. Carlos Henriquez (D-Dorchester)

As first reported by State House News Service last Friday, the trial of State Representative Carlos Henriquez started today in Cambridge District Court, located in Medford.  Henriquez allegedly assaulted his girlfriend and allegedly threw her out of a moving car.  MassLive.com has the SHNS report. A jury of five women and three men was impaneled in the trial of…

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SHNS: Carlos Henriquez to stand trial on domestic assault Wednesday January 8, 2014

State Representative Carlos Henriquez (D-Dorchester) is scheduled to stand trial on Wednesday January 8, 2014 according to the Middlesex District Attorney’s office as reported by the State House News Service last Friday.   Henriquez, you may remember, allegedly forced his girlfriend – an employee of the General Court – into his car in Arlington late at night last year.  He…

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MassDems Comment on White Woman Associating With Black Man at Jewish Event

Moments after Charlie Baker announced he was running as a team with Karyn Polito the Massachusetts Democratic Party furiously tweeted out a link to the following press release: BOSTON – While Republican Charlie Baker attempts to reinvent himself following his failed 2010 gubernatorial campaign, the Boston Globe yesterday revealed Baker is cooperating with Tea Party backed Karyn Polito “behind…

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