On October 19, 2016, the Quincy Democratic City Committee hosted a forum at Quincy High School. People supporting and opposing the ballot questions were given an opportunity to present their position.
On September 28, 2016, the Massachusetts Quincy Democratic City Committee invited Quincy's state legislators to update the community on legislation pending in the state house. House Majority Leader Ron Mariano, Representative Bruce Ayers, Representative Tackey Chan, and Senator John Keenan gave excellent presentations. Hosted at the Koch Recreational Complex.