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Koutoujian launches bid for Markey’s House seat

Middlesex County Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian today launched his bid for the congressional seat set to be vacated by Senator-elect Edward J. Markey.

Koutoujian, a Waltham Democrat and former state representative, announced his candidacy for the Fifth Congressional District in a four minute YouTube video in which he speaks about his family’s immigrant roots and calls public service his “life’s work.”

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