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The Future Belongs to Western Massachusetts

July 21, 2014News Clip

July 21, 2014

My wife Alison and I recently celebrated our daughter Rose’s first birthday. I'm looking forward to seeing her grow up in Western Mass, just like I did, because it's a great place to live and raise a family. But unfortunately, our region’s lackluster economy is forcing more and more families to leave in search of work.

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PRESS RELEASE: Lesser Campaign contacts over 1000 voters on “Day of Action” with Kitty Dukakis

June 30, 2014News Clip

On Saturday, June 28th the Eric Lesser for State Senate campaign launched its first Day of Action. Kitty Dukakis, The former First Lady of Massachusetts, joined over 50 volunteers to kick off the grassroots-organizing event outside the Lesser campaign office at 37 Harkness Ave, East Longmeadow.

Mrs. Dukakis joined the volunteers in knocking over 1,000 doors and making hundreds of phone calls throughout the day. 

“I don’t often get involved in primary campaigns, but Eric is an exception,” Dukakis said.

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PRESS RELEASE: MassEquality Endorses Eric Lesser for State Senate

June 26, 2014News Clip


On Wednesday, MassEquality announced their endorsement of Eric Lesser for state Senator in the 1st Hampden and Hampshire District. MassEquality is the leading statewide grassroots organization advocating for the LGBTQ community. 

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PRESS RELEASE: Eric Lesser hosts "Day of Action" with Kitty Dukakis

June 23, 2014News Clip

June 23, 2014

Eric Lesser, candidate for State Senate in the 1st Hampden Hampshire District, will welcome Kitty Dukakis, former First Lady of Massachusetts, for a “Day of Action” this Saturday, June 28, 11:00 AM at Lesser for State Senate Campaign Headquarters, 37 Harkness Avenue, East Longmeadow.

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PRESS RELEASE: Eric Lesser's Name Ordered on Democratic Primary Ballot

June 20, 2014News Clip

June 20, 2014

Earlier today, the State Ballot Law Commission unanimously rejected Springfield City Councilor Tim Allen’s attempt to kick Eric Lesser off the September 9 Democratic Primary ballot for state Senate in the First Hampden & Hampshire District. 

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