The Boston chapter of the Sunrise Movement has endorsed Ward 5 ward councilor candidate Bill Humphrey. Humphrey was one of just six regional candidates for municipal election to earn and endorsement.
We are announcing Sunrise Boston's first municipal endorsements for 2019! These candidates fully understand the need for urgent climate action and will champion bold progressive climate policies like the Green New Deal at the local level. Thank you for fighting for our future! pic.twitter.com/y6iQZX79lM
— Sunrise Boston (@SunriseBoston) September 5, 2019
Humphrey faces Kathy Winters and Rena Getz on Tuesday in the city’s only primary race.
Sunrise Boston is the local chapter of the student organization that has gained national prominence with its calls for climate strikes. No other Newton candidate earned Sunrise Boston’s endorsement.