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Race on to replace DeLeo; Four Democrats battle in Tuesday's primary

Mar 01, 2021 - Boston Herald

Four Democrats battle it out in a high-drama primary Tuesday for a place on the ballot in the upcoming 19th Suffolk state representative race to replace longtime former Speaker Robert DeLeo.

The special election has energized voters in Winthrop and Revere as Democratic candidates have sparred over issues including immigration and abortion, with one grabbing the attention of national candidates including U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders and U.S. Rep Ayanna Pressley and another becoming embroiled in...