Haverhill Democrats Hosting Candidate Dinner May 7

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As the race to succeed the 3rd District’s Niki Tsongas, heats up, the Haverhill Democratic City Committee invites voters to meet the candidates on Monday, May 7.

The city political group will welcome those on the ballot to a public meet and greet dinner at Maria’s restaurant, 81 Essex St., Haverhill.

The meal starts at 5:30 p.m. and candidates will rotate from table to table to talk with voters from 6-7:30 p.m.

Members of the public are invited for a $5 fee. The admission charged is waived for students.

Candidates expected to attend include Alexandra Chandler, Sen. Barbara L’Italien, Daniel Koh, Abhijit “Beej” Das, Rufus Gifford, Patrick Littlefield, Bopha T. Malone, Rep. Juana Matias, Keith St. John, Lori Trahan, Leonard Golder and Jeff Ballinger.

To reserve a ticket, call Roz at 978-373-4032.