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Photos: U.S. Rep. McGovern pays visit to Hopkinton

by | Aug 28, 2022 | Featured

Congressman James McGovern stopped by The Spoon on Saturday afternoon as part of a meet-and-greet event that included other Democratic candidates.

McGovern, who has served in Congress since 1997, previously represented Hopkinton when the town was in the 2nd District, but Hopkinton was moved to the 4th District in 2012 and currently is represented by Jake Auchincloss. Hopkinton is set to return to the 2nd District after the latest round of congressional redistricting, and McGovern is up for reelection.

Jim McGovern

Jim McGovern speaks to the crowd at The Spoon. PHOTO/JERRY SPAR

Jim McGovern

Among those appearing at Saturday’s event were (from left) Nasiba Mannan, Hopkinton Select Board member Shahidul Mannan, Hopkinton Select Board member Muriel Kramer, Hopkinton Town Clerk/state Rep. candidate Connor Degan, State Auditor candidate Chris Dempsey, U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern, Hopkinton Democratic Town Committee chair Darlene Hayes, Lt. Gov. candidate Kim Driscoll, Norfolk County Commission candidate Paul Yorkis, Hopkinton Select Board chair Amy Ritterbusch, state Rep. candidate James Arena-DeRosa and former Hopkinton School Committee member Meena Bharath. PHOTO/JERRY SPAR

Jim McGovern

Jim McGovern (right) speaks to Hopkinton Select Board members (from left) Muriel Kramer, Amy Ritterbusch and Shahidul Mannan. PHOTO/JERRY SPAR