Committee Announces Endorsements for Democratic Candidates in September Primary

Please note: The Boston Ward 19 Democratic Committee’s endorsement meeting and vote, on Monday, August 22, 2022, preceded by several days the troublesome accusations that have affected the Suffolk County District Attorney race. The Committee has no provision for rescinding or changing endorsements, and there is insufficient time for it to take any other actions before the primary. The Committee will learn from this situation by working on changes to its bylaws to address future problems.

The Boston Ward 19 Democratic Committee has endorsed the following candidates in the Democratic Primary, September 6, 2022:

Statewide offices:

  • Governor: Maura Healy
  • Lieutenant Governor: Tami Gouveia
  • Auditor: Chris Dempsey
  • Attorney General and Secretary of the Commonwealth: No Endorsement

Suffolk County:

  • District Attorney: Ricardo Arroyo
  • Sheriff: Steve Tompkins

Massachusetts Senate Second Suffolk district:

  • Nika Elugardo

Massachusetts House districts:

  • 6th Suffolk: Russell Holmes
  • 15th Suffolk: Sam Montaño

One thought on “Committee Announces Endorsements for Democratic Candidates in September Primary”

  1. This endorsement meeting and vote, on Monday, August 22, 2022, preceded by several days the troublesome accusations that have affected the Suffolk County District Attorney race. The Committee has no provision for rescinding or changing endorsements, and there is insufficient time for it to take any other actions before the primary. The Committee will learn from this situation by working on changes to its bylaws to address future problems.

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