It has been an exciting whirlwind of a first month in office! Read on to see what I have been up to including news and info regarding February's office hours, my Legislative Committee assignments, submitted Legislation and more.
Last Wednesday, I officially took my seat as a member of the 191st Massachusetts General Court., surrounded by my family and many supporters and friends, I took the oath of office, swearing to uphold the Constitution of the State of Massachusetts and the United States. It was an exciting day as my fellow legislators and I affirmed our collective commitment to improving the lives of all residents of our state.
As the holiday season is upon us, I wanted to update you on what I've been up to since officially becoming your State Representative-elect for the 15th Middlesex District. Read on to find information about my meetings with future colleagues, my time in Amherst for New Legislator Bootcamp, my new Legislative Aide, and more!
Thank you to the thousands of voters of Lexington and Woburn for putting their faith in me. I am deeply grateful for your support at the polls, and to the hundreds of volunteers and interns who generously gave of their time and energy during the past year.
The greatest joy of this campaign has been the personal contact with thousands of residents in the 15th Middlesex District. It has been my honor to hear about the issues that matter most to you, and to earn your vote.
My thanks also goes out to the many friends and colleagues across Massachusetts who cheered me on and lent assistance with our campaign.
I promise to serve this great district with tremendous dedication in the years to come and I can't wait to get started!
With the Sept. 4 primary election behind us, I want to extend my deepest gratitude to my supporters - friends, family and the wonderful residents of Lexington and Woburn - for your support throughout the campaign and at the polls.
I believe very deeply in the importance of community. My goal throughout the campaign has been to lead with love, focusing on what good government can do to build strong communities that truly serve the needs of our residents. I love bringing people together to solve problems and improve our collective experiences. I look forward to engaging youth and connecting groups and individuals to collaborate on a shared vision for our future. I can't wait to get started.
The greatest joy of this campaign has been the personal contact and warm conversations that I have had with thousands of residents in the district. I am thrilled to hear that so many first-time voters were inspired to be a part of this election.
Finally, I have been so humbled and gratified by the outpouring of support during our campaign. Thank you to the hundreds who have reached out with calls, texts and emails with your well-wishes.
Again, I am so grateful for the role everyone played in the campaign. It has been my honor to earn your support during this primary. I promise to serve this great district with tremendous dedication!