MA 3rd Congressional District

Race Begins for 3rd Essex Congressional Seat

Following Congresswoman Nikki Tsongas’ announcement that she will not run in the 2018 election, a group of Democratic candidates have stepped forward. Follow their campaigns on the links provided. 

* Alexandra Chandler, a Haverhill resident and HDCC member, is a former US intelligence analyst. Click here to see her Facebook page.

* Abhijit “Beej” Das, a North Andover resident and president and CEO of Troca Hotel. Click here to see his Facebook page.

* Rufus Gifford from Concord served as the US Ambassador to Denmark from 2013 to 2017, the culmination of ten years working as a senior aide to President Barack Obama. Click here to visit his website.

* Daniel Arrigg Koh, an Andover native and formerly chief of staff to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.  Click here to see his Facebook page.

* State Sen. Barbara L’Italien from Andover. Click here to see her web page.

* Juana Matias, a first-term state representative from Lawrence. Click here to see her web page.

* Lori Trahan, a Westford resident and CEO of the Concire Leadership Institute who served as chief of staff to Marty Meehan when he was a congressman. Click here to see her web page.