Jay Gonzalez and Quentin Palfrey on the Democratic Ticket for the Corner Office
The Massachusetts Democratic Party ticket for governor/lt. governor is comprised of Jay Gonzalez and Quentin Palfrey. This is an exciting pair offering solid knowledge and experience in the machinations of government while prepared to take bold steps to addressing the Commonwealth’s pressing needs and issues.
Jay Gonzalez had served as Secretary of Administration and Finance during the Patrick Administration from 2009 to 2013. Prior to this Gonzalez was an attorney at Boston law firm Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Georgetown University Law Center. He serves on the boards of the Dimock Center, Project Hope, and the Trust for Public Land.
Addressing criminal justice reform, early education and tackling the opioid crisis are among the priority issues for Jay. He recently disclosed his plan to tax the endowments of large private universities in order to generate much needed revenue for transportation and education.
Visit the Gonzalez campaign website to learn more: https://jay4ma.com/
On the second half of the ticket is Quentin Palfrey, the Democratic Party’s candidate for lieutenant governor. Palfrey is a lawyer and policy maker. He served as Exectuive Director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) North America and is the Co-Director of the Global Access in Action project at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society.
Quentin served in the Obama Administration as Senior Advisor for Jobs & Competitiveness in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Here he served as lead policy staffer on reform efforts and also coordinated White House input into a report to Congress on the national strategy for innovation and competitiveness.
See the Palfrey website: https://www.quentinpalfrey.com/