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MassGOP endorses Republican candidates for statewide office

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AYER — Republican delegates from Ayer supported the nomination and endorsement of Charlie Baker for Governor at the 2010 Republican State Convention in Worcester on Saturday, April 17.

“I feel strongly that as Governor, Charlie Baker can give Massachusetts the checks and balances that are needed for good government. And I value his business track record that can bring jobs to Massachusetts and can help our economy with strong fiscal management,” said Beverly Schultz, Ayer Republican Town Committee chair.

The 6 delegates from Ayer joined 3,500 other delegates and guests at the convention, which brought together Republicans from 40 senatorial districts and 351 cities and towns across Massachusetts.

“The 2010 Massachusetts Republican ticket is the best we’ve had in decades. I’m proud to stand with these men and women who will restore balance in state government. All of them share our Republican vision for creating jobs, controlling spending and lowering taxes. Powerful change will result when our great candidates and our motivated grassroots efforts combine this election season,” said Jennifer Nassour, Chairman of the Massachusetts Republican Party.

The Massachusetts Republican State Committee endorsed the following candidates for statewide office at the convention:

Governor – Charlie Baker

Lieutenant Governor – Sen. Richard Tisei

Treasurer – Rep. Karyn Polito

Auditor – Mary Connaughton

Secretary of the Commonwealth – William Campbell

**Kamal Jain, candidate for Auditor, qualified for the

Republican ballot as well.**