Senator Linda Dorcena Forry is running for re-election this year in the 1st Suffolk district. She was elected Senator in 2013, and from 2005-2013 was State Representative for the Commonwealth’s 12th Suffolk District. During her time in the Senate, she has served as the Chair of the Joint Committee on Housing and the Senate Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs, as well as a member of the Joint Committee of Transportation, Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Joint Committee on Health Care Financing, and the Joint Committee of Education. She marched in the 2015 Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade with Governor Charlie Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh to support OUTVETS, an organization dedicated to honoring the sacrifices of LGBTQ veterans. MassEquality PAC is proud to endorse her re-election campaign.