Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson Endorses Mike Lake for Lieutenant Governor

Boston – The campaign of Mike Lake, Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor for Massachusetts, earned another endorsement Monday from City Councilor Tito Jackson (D-Boston).

Citing his passion for public service, economic development and social justice, Jackson said Mike Lake has the experience needed to serve the people effectively.

“I am excited and proud to lend my support to Mike Lake for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts. We’ve known each other for years and there is no one who will fill the role of the Lieutenant Governorship with more energy and experience than Mike Lake. He believes in inclusion and will work hard for everyone in Massachusetts, not just the privileged few."

Lake said he was honored to have the support of Jackson. “I couldn’t be more honored to have the support of Tito Jackson. He’s a longtime servant of the people of Boston and a passionate advocate for the city’s youth. We agree on so many issues, particularly on a vision for Massachusetts as a place where everyone can succeed.”

President and CEO of Leading Cities, Lake launched his campaign for Lieutenant Governor in March 2013 and has amassed support from activists, business leaders, labor unions and social justice organizations.