Andover Election

There’s not a lot of local action on the ballot for the Sept. 6 Massachusetts primary, as all of Andover’s candidates for the state legislature are running unopposed in their party’s primary. But Andover voters can help choose their party’s candidates for several key, statewide races, including governor and attorney general.

We’ve already published our Massachusetts primary voter’s guide for Andover residents, which includes key deadlines for registering to vote, as well as information on early voting and voting by mail. Below is a more detailed look at what Andover voters can expect to find on their ballots:

Massachusetts House of Representatives

The 17th Essex District covers parts of Andover, Lawrence and Methuen. Incumbent Rep. Frank Moran is running unopposed n both the primary and general election.

The 18th Essex District includes parts of Andover, Boxford, North Andover and Tewksbury. Incumbent Rep. Tram Nguyen, a Democrat, and Republican Jeffrey DuFour are running unopposed in the Sept. 6 primary.

Massachusetts State Senate

The 2nd Essex and Middlesex District includes Andover, Dracut, Lawrence and Tewksbury. Incumbent Sen. Barry Finegold, a Democrat, and Republican Sal DeFranco are running unopposed in the Sept. 6 primary.

U.S. House, Massachusetts District 6

Democrats: Seth Moulton (incumbent)

Republicans: Robert May Jr.


Democrats: Sonia Chang-Diaz, Maura Healey

Republicans: Geoff Diehl, Chris Doughty

Lt. Governor

Democrats: Kim Driscoll, Tami Gouveia, Eric Lesser

Republicans: Kate Campanale, Leah Cole Allen

Secretary Of State

Democrats: William Galvin (incumbent), Tanisha Sullivan

Republicans: Rayla Campbell

Attorney General

Democrats: Andrea Campbell, Shannon Liss-Riordan, Quentin Palfrey

Republicans: James McMahaon


Democrats: Deb Goldberg (incumbent)

Republicans: None.


Democrats: Chris Dempsey, Diana DiZoglio

Republicans: Anthony Amore

Governor’s Council District 5

Democrats: Eileen Duff (incumbent)

Republicans: Michael Walsh

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