“I’m humbled and honored to have been elected the 4th Middlesex state Senator. I cannot begin to describe how grateful I am to our campaign committee, our wonderful volunteers, and most of all the voters who put their trust in me.”

Cindy Friedman, the long-time Chief of Staff to the late Senator Ken Donnelly, was elected on July 25, 2017 in a special election to succeed him as the next Fourth Middlesex State Senator.

Please visit Senator Friedman’s new official website for current news and updates.

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Meet Cindy Friedman

Meet Cindy Friedman, candidate for State Senate in the Massachusetts 4th Middlesex district.

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Cindy Knows the 4th Middlesex

For past 9 years Cindy has worked for Arlington, Billerica, Burlington, Lexington and Woburn.

What Does a State Senator Really Do?

The surprisingly diverse roles of a state senator - and which one Cindy loves the most.

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July 19, 2017

Congressman Seth Moulton Honors Donnelly, Endorses Friedman

Rep. Seth Moulton

Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA) today announced his support for Cindy Friedman (D-Arlington) in the 4th Middlesex state Senate race to replace the late Senator Ken Donnelly. In honoring the late senator and announcing his support for Friedman, Congressman Moulton said, “Massachusetts lost a consummate public servant in Ken Donnelly. He was a good man who was deeply respected in this …

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June 28, 2017

Cindy Friedman Wins Democratic Nomination

Cindy Friedman won the Democratic nomination for state Senate in the June 27 special primary election to replace the late Senator Ken Donnelly in the Fourth Middlesex district seat. In a brief statement posted to her Facebook page, Friedman said: “I am incredibly grateful to the voters in the 4th Middlesex for electing me as the Democratic nominee tonight. I …

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June 21, 2017

EMILY’s List Endorses Cindy Friedman for State Senate

“Behind the scenes, she has been a tireless advocate for the women and families of Arlington, ​​Billerica, Burlington, Woburn and Lexington, and EMILY’s List is excited to support Cindy Friedman as she continues to fight for them as ​s​tate ​s​enator….”

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