Statement From MassGOP Chairman Regarding Rep. Beaton’s Appointment

BOSTON – Today the MassGOP Chairman, Kristen Hughes released the following statement regarding Rep. Matt Beaton’s appointment:


“On behalf of the Massachusetts Republican Party, I would like to congratulate Rep. Matt Beaton on his appointment as energy and environmental affairs secretary under Governor-Elect Charlie Baker. I would also like to thank Rep. Beaton for serving his constituents over the last three years with dignity and respect. Rep. Beaton will be a terrific addition to Governor Baker’s Administration and Massachusetts is fortunate that he will continue his public service in this way. The 11th Worcester District has a long history of electing Republican candidates, including Rep. Beaton and Lieutenant Governor-Elect Karyn Polito, and the MassGOP stands ready to lend it’s full support to the Republican nominee in the upcoming special election.”