Marty Walsh (politician)

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Marty Walsh
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the Thirteenth Suffolk district
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Preceded byJames Brett
Personal details
Born(1967-04-10) April 10, 1967 (age 46)[1]
Boston[1]
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceDorchester, Massachusetts
Alma materBoston College
ProfessionLegislator
Website[1]
 
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Marty Walsh
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the Thirteenth Suffolk district
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Preceded byJames Brett
Personal details
Born(1967-04-10) April 10, 1967 (age 46)[1]
Boston[1]
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceDorchester, Massachusetts
Alma materBoston College
ProfessionLegislator
Website[1]

Martin J. "Marty" Walsh is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, who has served since 1997 representing the Thirteenth Suffolk district. He is the Chairman of the Committee on Ethics, and serves as a Co-Chair of the Massachusetts Democratic Party Labor Caucus. During his tenure he has also served as Chairman of Homeland Security and Federal Affairs Committee, and as co-chair for the Special Commission on Public Construction Reform.

In April 2013, Walsh announced he was running for Mayor of Boston in the 2013 mayoral election.[2]

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A lifelong resident of Boston's Dorchester neighborhood, Walsh resides in the Savin Hill section. He went to high school at The Newman School and received a bachelor’s degree from Boston College.[3]

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