From State House News
FRIEDMAN POISED TO TAKE OPEN SENATE SEAT IN JULY
By Michael P. Norton
STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE
JUNE 27, 2017…..Cindy Friedman, who served for nine years as chief of staff to the late Sen. Ken Donnelly, is in good position to be elected July 25 as his successor after winning a special election primary on Tuesday.
One of Friedman’s opponents, Mary Ann Stewart of Lexington, congratulated her with a tweet after 9 p.m., calling her “the next senator” for a district that includes Arlington, Burlington, Billerica, Woburn, and four precincts in Lexington…
Also on Twitter, Sen. Jamie Eldridge described Garballey as a “class act” and said Garballey had conceded the race and congratulated Friedman…
And the Globe coverage is here.