New England News
12:22 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

State Rep. Harold Naughton Announces Campaign For Mass. Attorney General

A Democratic state legislator launched a campaign for Massachusetts Attorney General on Thursday- the second candidate in the race.

Massachusetts State Rep. Harold Naughton

State Represenative Harold Naughton from the central Massachusetts town of Clinton kicked off his campaign with a stop to shake hands with voters in Springfield and with a video message on the internet.

Naughton is a former prosecutor, a 9- term legislator, and a U.S. Army Reserve officer who has done tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.  Democrat Maura Healey, a former assistant attorney general, announced her candidacy earlier this week.   The incumbent, Martha Coakley, is running for  governor.