senator Sonia Chang-Diaz

State Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz is the first Latina elected to the Massachusetts State Senate, where she represents Boston’s Second Suffolk District comprised of the neighborhoods of Dorchester, Jamaica Plain, Hyde Park, Mattapan, Mission Hill, Roslindale, Roxbury, and the South End. Senator Chang-Díaz is a thoughtful, honest, and tenacious champion for the voiceless. She is widely recognized as a strong advocate for public education, criminal justice reform, economic justice, access and opportunities for low-income and immigrant communities, and for increased ballot access through election reform. She has also been a strong voice for sound fiscal reform and good government.

Statement on MassVOTE:

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