Mass NOW Endorses Deb Goldberg for MA State Treasurer

Deb Goldberg is running for MA State Treasurer. Voting starts on September 9th.
Photo: Deb Goldber's website.
MassNow endorses Deb Goldberg for State Treasurer.  Photo: Deb Goldber's website.

Mass NOW PAC endorses Deb Goldberg for State Treasurer.
Photo: Deb Goldber’s website.

Continues surge of momentum in final 2 weeks of Primary Campaign

BOSTON, Mass.—Mass NOW, a leading organization on women’s issues that works to advance the equal status of women and girls in all aspects of their lives, endorsed Deb Goldberg for Treasurer today.

Donna Denoncourt & Nancy Rosenblum, Mass NOW PAC Co-Chairs said, “Mass. NOW is proud to endorse Deb Goldberg for State Treasurer. As an Overseer of Planned Parenthood and a Selectman in the Town of Brookline, she has been engaged in the challenges and issues facing women’s right to privacy, wage equality and choice. We know that she will strive to implement good social policy in the Treasurer’s office and be an ally to the Commonwealth’s most marginalized populations.”

“I am so proud of the endorsement from Mass. NOW because they are on the front lines fighting for issues we both care so deeply about. As Treasurer I will be a leading advocate for economic empowerment, pay equity, wage equality, civil and reproductive rights. I look forward to working with Mass. NOW to accomplish these goals starting with a win in the Democratic Primary on September 9th,” said Deb Goldberg.

Goldberg’s campaign has seen strong statewide support including the endorsement of a wide array of elected officials, organizations and organized labor. [pullquote]”As Treasurer I will be a leading advocate for economic empowerment, pay equity, wage equality, civil and reproductive rights. …—Deb Goldberg[/pullquote]

These endorsements include:

Mayor William Flanagan – Fall River
Mayor Lisa Wong – Fitchburg
Mayor Tom Hoye – Taunton
Mayor Sue Kay – Weymouth
Mayor Joseph Petty – Worcester

Senator Marc Pacheco
Senator Cynthia Creem

Representative Jim Arciero
Representative Ruth Balser
Representative Nick Collins
Representative Ed Coppinger
Representative Paul Donato
Representative Ann-Margaret Ferrante
Representative Kay Khan
Representative Liz Malia
Representative Mike Moran
Representative Jerry Parisella
Representative Sarah Peake
Representative John Rogers
Representative Frank Smizik
Representative Ellen Story
Representative RoseLee Vincent

EMILY’s List
Bay State Stonewall Dems
Brookline PAX
Mass Retirees
Mass Women’s Political Caucus
The Rainbow Times

AFSCME Council #93
Boston Carmen’s Union
Boston Teachers Union
Unite HERE Local 26
IBEW 103
IBEW 2222
Ironworkers Local 7
Mass C.O.P.
MA Laborers’ District Council
Painters District Council 35
Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts
Teamsters Local 25
Utility Workers Local 369

Deb Goldberg served for six years on the Brookline Board of Selectmen, the last two as its Chair. Deb is President of Adoptions With Love and on the Advisory Board at The Greater Boston Food Bank. She is the Massachusetts Senate President’s appointee to the Treasurer’s Commonwealth Covenant Fund.

Deb is a graduate of Boston University, Boston College Law School, and Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration. She grew up in Brookline where she still lives with her husband, Michael Winter, their son and daughter, Evan and Meredith.

[From a News Release]

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