Republican Richard Tisei Discusses 6th District Race

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When Massachusetts voters go to the polls a week from Tuesday, they'll be deciding more than who will become governor or which ballot questions should become law.

Among the other elections are the ones for the U.S. House of Representatives.

One of the closest congressional contests is on the North Shore, where incumbent John Tierney has already lost a primary contest. On Tuesday, Oct. 28, political newcomer Seth Moulton, who kicked Tierney out of the race, joins Morning Edition for a conversation about the election.

Today, WBUR's Bob Oakes speaks with Republican Richard Tisei at his brother's deli in Wakefield. He's a business owner and a former state lawmaker. Hear the full interview in the audio player above.

This segment aired on October 27, 2014.

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Bob Oakes was a senior correspondent in the WBUR newsroom, a role he took on in 2021 after nearly three decades hosting WBUR's Morning Edition.



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