Balance in the field to replace Therese Murray, USA

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Balance in the field to replace Therese Murray, USA

Today’s Cape Cod Times noted the imminent retirement of Senate President Therese Murray and listed two of the leading candidates for her seat, Plymouth state representative Vinnie deMacedo and former Falmouth state representative Matt Patrick.

deMacedo, a Republican, said that “I would like to think that the district wants balance, and I think this is an opportunity to bring some balance to the Senate.”

He noted that only 4 out of 40 Senators are Republican.  He might also noted that none of those 4 are women and that only 12 members of the Senate are women.

We invite our users to read the complete article published February 9 2014

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