The following is a press release submitted to SOURCE by the Environmental League of Massachusetts Action Fund
BOSTON – The Environmental League of Massachusetts Action Fund today, June 27, endorsed Jack Patrick Lewis of Framingham in the election for the 7th Middlesex district, a credit to his commitment to the environment.
“Representative Lewis knows how to create jobs for the 21st century,” said ELM Action Fund Executive Director Joe O’Brien. “He knows that in cities like Framingham and across the state we need to build a clean energy economy that will power us into the future.”
“Representative Lewis understands the importance of our state investing in clean energy, sustainable transportation, and parks to help address climate change, create jobs, and build healthier communities,” said ELM Action Fund President Elizabeth Henry. “We need strong leaders like him in the State House who understand that we can have both a strong economy and a healthy environment.”
“I am honored to have the endorsement of the Environmental League of Massachusetts Action Fund. ELM advocates for fighting climate change, protecting public health, and keeping our Commonwealth’s land and water clean. I am honored to continue to work them to ensure that our legislature passes sustainable, forward-planning environmental legislation.”
Jack Patrick Lewis is a committed father, husband, non-profit leader, and ordained minister.
Early in his life, he became an Eagle Scout, volunteered on a major gubernatorial campaign, and served as a habitation assistant for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
He is an active member of the Framingham Democratic Town Committee, the School Health Advisory Council of Framingham Public Schools, and Framingham Community Partners.
To learn more about Rep. Lewis, please visit his website at www.electjacklewis.com.
The ELM Action Fund is a nonpartisan organization that help pass laws that protect our environmental legacy, hold our elected officials accountable, and work to build the political power of the environmental community.