John Drinkwater is a Tewksbury native who is running for State Senate to advocate for Massachusetts kids and the working people in his district. He has been the legislative director for the Massachusetts AFL-CIO since 2014, having worked for the union since he was an intern in 2006. John is focusing his campaign on combating the opiate crisis, increasing job training and apprenticeship programs, and improving public education by addressing school quality and making higher education more affordable. He is a strong supporter of LGBTQ rights, and led the charge at the AFL-CIO to endorse the Transgender Anti-Discrimination law. MassEquality PAC is pleased to endorse John in this race.