Press Releases

The state of our economy and the creation of jobs continues to be the #1 concern of Americans - and rightfully so!  Jobs and the economy will absolutely be my #1 focus as your next State Representative.  We need to put America back to work NOW.

Although we fare better than most states in this respect - our unemployment rate is holding steady at 6% - there are still many among us who are unemployed or underemployed, especially many of our recent college graduates who are also carrying large student loan debt.  

07-24-2012 | Read More

July 20, 2012 - Cambridge City Councilor Marjorie Decker is honored to have the support of the current Cambridge Mayor Henrietta Davis as well as former Cambridge Mayors; Barbara Ackermann, Francis (Frank) Duehay, Alice Wolf, Kenneth Reeves, Sheila Russell, Anthony Galluccio, Michael A. Sullivan, E. Denise Simmons, and David Maher. They have all come together in a strong effort to elect the next State Rep from the 25th Middlesex District.

07-21-2012 | Read More

CAMBRIDGE - State Representative candidate Marjorie Decker celebrated her official Campaign Kick-Off Event on Thursday June 28th at her new campaign headquarters at 1678 Massachusetts Ave in Cambridge.

Decker’s supporters, family, friends and elected officials came together to officially kick-off her campaign for State Representative. Among those in attendance was current State Representative Alice Wolf, who now holds the seat that Decker is hoping to acquire.

06-29-2012 | Read More

Elected Officials, Community Leaders, Advocacy Organizations, and Labor Organizations Join Decker’s Team

June 15, 2012 - Cambridge City Councilor Marjorie Decker’s candidacy for State Representative has been endorsed by State Representative Alice Wolf, Cong. Mike Capuano, Mayor Davis, Councillors Cheung, Reeves, Simmons, Toomey, and Maher, Cambridge Firefighters Union Local 30, Sierra Club, SEIU Local 615,  MA AFL-CIO, Mass Alliance, UNITE Here Local 26, to name a few.

06-15-2012 | Read More

Representative Alice Wolf’s decision to not seek re-election this fall came as a surprise to many of us in the community.  For over 35 years, we have been able to count on Rep. Wolf’s advocacy in support of our progressive values.  I, like many, am truly grateful for her service to the people of our city and am very fortunate and thankful to have been personally guided and mentored by her wisdom and experience.

05-21-2012 | Read More

Hi!  Thank you for taking the time to ‘click thru’ to review my bio as a candidate in the race to succeed our terrific outgoing State Representative, Alice Wolf.

05-04-2012 | Read More

In the 25th Middlesex District in Cambridge

Cambridge, MA (4/2/12) - Cambridge City Councillor Marjorie Decker announced last week that she will be running for the State Representative seat in the 25th Middlesex District in Cambridge. Marjorie made her official announcement shortly after State Rep. Alice Wolf released her own press release notifying her constituents that she will not be seeking re-election to the State House after 16 years of tremendous service to the people of Cambridge.

The following is Marjorie Decker’s personal announcement:

04-02-2012 | Read More