State Senator Katie O'Connor Ives Endorses Mike Lake for Lieutenant Governor

Boston – The campaign of Mike Lake, Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor for Massachusetts, earned another endorsement Wednesday from State Senator Katie O’Connor-Ives (D-Newburyport).

Citing his record on urban development, public service and social justice, O’Connor-Ives said Mike Lake has the experience needed to serve the people effectively.

“I’m endorsing Mike Lake for Lieutenant Governor because he’s committed to seeking out opportunities for job growth and economic development in our state and will work hard every day to improve the quality of life in Massachusetts as an accessible, energetic and innovative partner,” Senator Ives said.

Lake said he was honored to have the support of O’Connor-Ives.

"I am proud to have the endorsement of Kathleen O'Connor Ives because she understands that public service is about the public. She works hard every day for the people of Massachusetts, understands my history of public service and knows that I will work every day for everyone in Massachusetts."

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.