Maura Healey, the legal professional common of Massachusetts, introduced on Thursday that she was operating for governor.
Ms. Healey, a Democrat, is probably the most well-known of the candidates who’ve entered the race to interchange Gov. Charlie Baker, a Republican who’s not running for re-election.
“I’ve stood with you because the individuals’s lawyer, and now I’m operating to be your governor to convey us collectively and are available again stronger than ever,” Ms. Healey stated in her announcement video.
Her opponents within the major will embody Sonia Chang-Díaz, a progressive state senator, and Danielle Allen, a Harvard professor who acquired a MacArthur genius grant for her work on race and political principle, entered the race in June.
On the Republican aspect, former President Donald J. Trump endorsed Geoff Diehl, a former state lawmaker.