Monday, September 14, 2009

Media Alert: Lowell Sun reports on Kennedy Office initiative

A story in today’s Lowell Sun by reporter Matt Murphy contained information about our ongoing efforts to keep Senator Kennedy’s office open for constituent services, including the comments of Rep. Thomas Golden (D-Lowell), who is the Vice-Chair of the Joint Committee on Election Laws:

Sen. Bruce Tarr, a Gloucester Republican who represents Wilmington, sent a letter to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Friday signed by 25 House and Senate members of both parties.

The letter requested that Reid and the Senate grant Kennedy's office a waiver to stay open until the Jan. 19 special election.

"That's a good idea," Golden said.

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