Will Andrew be a full-time state rep?

Yes. When elected, Andrew will be a full-time state rep. Andrew has 8 years of experience advocating for our district down on Beacon Hill and back in the local constituent office. He knows what it takes to be an effective state rep and he will bring his farmer’s dawn-to-dusk work ethic to the position.

Does Andrew support our police and first responders?

Yes. Andrew supports our police and first responders. As a firefighter, Andrew is the only candidate in the race who has a first-person understanding of what it means to wear the uniform in service to our community. When elected, Andrew will ensure our police and first responders have the funding they need to continue to keep us safe.

Andrew is a founding member of the New England First Responder Assistance Fund (NEFRAF), an organization created to help first responders in need. NEFRAF was formed in response to the need of Townsend police officer Jim Landi, who was struggling with cystic fibrosis. As Jim is on the mend, the fund will continue in perpetuity to help other first responders and their families in times of crisis.

Does Andrew support government mandates for COVID-19 vaccines, masks, and shutdowns?

No. Andrew does not support government mandates for COVID-19 vaccines, masks, or shutdowns. Andrew himself is vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19. When elected, Andrew will encourage vaccination and public health education, but he believes it is not the role of the government to mandate these types of personal healthcare decisions.

Does Andrew support the teaching of Critical Race Theory in our schools?

No. Andrew does not support the teaching of Critical Race Theory in our schools. Andrew believes our students should have a comprehensive education that includes lessons on racism, slavery, redlining & segregation, but that children should not be shamed for their race in school.