State Politics

Richard Neal and Tahirah Amatul-Wadud

The debate can be viewed in its entirety above.

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - Voters will choose the primary candidates for their political parties in less than two weeks.

22News hosted a debate for the 1st Massachusetts Congressional District on Wednesday, with Democratic Incumbent Richard Neal and challenger Tahirah Amatul-Wadud.

The Massachusetts 1st Congressional District includes all of Berkshire County and parts of Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, and Worcester counties. Representatives to the U.S. Congress are elected for two-year terms. 

The state Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, September 4th.


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