Richard Neal Wins Democratic Nom In 1st Congressional District Race

BOSTON, MA (WBZ-AM) -- US Rep. Richard Neal has defeated challenger Tahirah Amatul-Wadud in the Massachusetts Democratic primary for the first congressional district, AP Reports.

Richard Neal, a ranking member of the Ways and Means Committee, will look to extend his 30-year career for at least another term.

Amatul-Wadud, a Muslim mother of seven hoped to ride the progressive wave that helped Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a young liberal in New York, unseat another longstanding incumbent.



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