, Newburyport, MA

April 4, 2013

Leaders to attend annual Democratic Breakfast

Newburyport Daily News

---- — NEWBURYPORT — The eighth annual Democratic Three Towns & Two Cities Breakfast will be held Saturday, April 6, at Nicholson Hall, 9 Harris St., Newburyport.

Each year, the Democratic committees of Amesbury, Newbury, Newburyport, Salisbury and West Newbury join together to invite state and local political leaders to discuss today’s issues over breakfast.

There will be coffee and socializing starting at 8:30 a.m., followed by the program and breakfast beginning at 9.

Confirmed guests this year include U.S. Rep. John Tierney, Attorney General Martha Coakley, state Treasurer Steve Grossman, state Auditor Suzanne Bump, Secretary of the Commonwealth Bill Galvin, state Sen. Kathleen O’Connor Ives, state Rep. Michael Costello, Eileen Duff of the Governor’s Council, and John Walsh, chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party.

U.S. Senate candidate and current U.S. Rep. Ed Markey as well as Joe Avellone, candidate for governor in 2014, will also speak.

Bob Allison of Newburyport will provide musical accompaniment.

Tickets are $25 and proceeds will support the sponsoring town and city committees. Seating is limited and a limited number of tickets will be available at the breakfast. To buy tickets in advance, contact the committee chairpeople in the various communities: Amesbury, Rebecca Jordan at; Newbury, Nancy Weinberg at; Newburyport, Ed Cameron at; Salisbury, Lou Masiello at; and West Newbury, Kathy Pasquina at