TEWKSBURY, MA — Your Tewksbury Today Editor Bill Gilman recently interviewed State Representative Candidate Erika Johnson (D-Wilmington).
Johnson answers the following questions:
- What prompted you to get into the race?
- What do you say to people who say you’re too young to run for office?
- Do you favor term limits for the state legislature?
- What are your thoughts on Massachusetts being the last state in the country to pass its budget? How can the budget process be improved?
- What are you hearing from the residents of Tewksbury and Wilmington? What are their top concerns?
- How are you trying to set yourself apart from the other candidates and get your message out?
- Have you seen a reinvigoration of the progressive wing of the Democratic party over the past 1-2 years?
- What are your thoughts on more women running for elected office?
- Do you believed contested primaries strengthen or weaken parties?
- What should the voters know about Erika Johnson — the person and the candidate?
Listen to the 18-minute interview, courtesy of Your Tewksbury Today, below. (Turn the volume up.)
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