Why ‘Rising Talent' Tom Conroy Abandoned His Bid For US Senate
He walked 650 miles to meet the citizens of the Bay State and in the process managed to come across as sincere, instead of gimmicky. He’s been a formidable candidate and has captured the attention of many a voter. The chairman of the state Democratic party even called him a “rising talent” to watch. Still, despite his best efforts, Tom Conroy gave up the fight for U.S. senate this week, conceding fellow candidate Elizabeth Warren has a lock. We’ll get his take on the race. We’ll also ask the five year Beacon hill veteran about the curious power that’s wielded by the speaker of the Massachusetts house.
Tom Conroy, is the state representative for Lincoln, Sudbury, and Wayland — Middlesex’s 13th District — and until this week was a Democratic candidate in Massachusetts for the U.S. Senate election in 2012