Bay Condition politicians supplied phrases of hope and congratulations — in most instances — to President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on their Inauguration Working day.
“The inauguration … marks a historic, crucial transition from an administration defined by cruelty, corruption, and callousness to one of empathy, compassion and grace,” U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley stated.
Lawyer General Maura Healey claimed immediately after “four decades fighting” the Trump administration, “today, we flip a new chapter.”
“Not only do we will need to operate with each other to thoroughly clean up the devastation the Trump Administration introduced on this country, but we have to build anew,” Healey mentioned in a assertion to the Herald.
Senate President Karen Spilka, D-Ashland, tweeted about her “overwhelming feelings of hope, resiliency and religion in our democracy and country” and “Let the rebuilding start out!!”
Mind-boggling thoughts of hope, resiliency and faith in our democracy and region.
Permit the rebuilding start off!! 👏🙏❤️ pic.twitter.com/5kDOGChGcr
— Senate President Karen Spilka (@KarenSpilka) January 20, 2021
“Today, we celebrate. Tomorrow, we get proper again to function on behalf of the men and women,” the Senate president added.
Massachusetts Speaker of the Dwelling Ronald Mariano, D-Quincy, provided a short and sweet “we stand with you” to the freshly minted president and vice president on Twitter.
We stand with you, Mr. President and Madam Vice President. https://t.co/bEhuEBT1VI
— Speaker Ron Mariano (@RonMariano) January 20, 2021
Massachusetts Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr congratulated Biden and Harris and mentioned “the swearing-in of a president is constantly an significant day in American history.”
— @SenBruceTarr (@SenBruceTarr) January 20, 2021
Gov. Charlie Baker, a Republican, also tweeted nicely needs and congratulations, indicating, “we search forward to partnering with the new administration on behalf of the men and women of Massachusetts.”
We want them and their households all the greatest, and search ahead to partnering with the new administration on behalf of the folks of Massachusetts.
— Charlie Baker (@MassGovernor) January 20, 2021
Point out Republican Bash Chairman Jim Lyons penned a thank-you letter to previous President Donald Trump and instructed the Herald he seems ahead to “many opportunities locally for Republicans to have interaction and get into local office” produced by the “radical left policies” coming from Biden and Harris.
State Democratic Social gathering Chairman Gus Bickford said he feels “secure, frankly, with individuals who we can believe in and as we never have to fear about how lots of lies they are going to say just about every day.”
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, Biden’s Labor nominee, attended the inauguration.
“Honored, moved, and so happy to witness this historic inauguration and moment of therapeutic for our country,” he tweeted.
Honored, moved, and so proud to witness this historic inauguration and instant of healing for our country. https://t.co/g6qap6bkUD
— Mayor Marty Walsh (@marty_walsh) January 20, 2021
Boston Metropolis Council President Kim Janey, who’s poised to develop into the city’s 1st Black and female chief govt as performing mayor if Walsh leaves, tweeted, “America created history with the inauguration of Vice President Kamala Harris — record that lets little girls of colour to see them selves in their leaders.”
These days America was renewed by the text of President Biden in his connect with for unity, healing and justice. And today America manufactured record with the inauguration of Vice President Kamala Harris — history that makes it possible for very little women of shade to see them selves in their leaders. pic.twitter.com/B4vz5XeO9A
— Kim Janey (@Kim_Janey) January 20, 2021