Relive the excitement of the Patriots’ path to their fourth Super Bowl Championship with “Pumped”, a special commemorative book from The Boston Globe. Order now.

BOSTON

House sets June 25 election to fill seat

Continue reading below

The Massachusetts House scheduled a special election Thursday to fill a Boston-based seat for the same day as the US Senate special election. Acting to fill the seat that state Representative Martha Walz is giving up, the House scheduled a June 25 special election in the Eighth Suffolk District seat. Walz, a Back Bay Democrat, announced last month that she will leave the Legislature in mid-February to become president and chief executive officer of the Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts. The Eighth district covers the Back Bay, Beacon Hill, the West End of Boston, and the Cambridgeport and MIT areas of Cambridge.

Loading comments...

Wake up with today's top stories.

Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
or
Please enter a valid email
BostonGlobe.com will never post anything without asking. Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com