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Jennifer Nassour enters the race for Boston City Council, District 8

BOSTON – Jennifer Nassour, a long-standing Boston resident and mother of three, has officially announced her candidacy for the District 8 seat on the Boston City Council. Nassour is running to represent the historic and beautifully diverse neighborhoods of Beacon Hill, Back Bay, Mission Hill, Audubon Circle, Fenway and the West End. Nassour is uniquely positioned to bring clarity, sound…

Boston City Council District 8 candidates share their experiences with the opioid crisis

By Caroline SmithBU News Service BOSTON — Jennifer A. Nassour and Priscilla “Kenzie” Bok are facing off for the West End’s support now that councilor Josh Zakim is giving up his District 8 Boston City Council seat this election season, and both candidates are telling their heart-wrenching experiences with the opioid crises to help garner votes. Both candidates believe more…

Boston’s most unusual council race is between a Democrat and a Republican

By Milton J. Valencia October 18, 2019 One of the candidates is a housing and social justice advocate, a Harvard College graduate with a PhD in political thought and intellectual history from one of England’s most prestigious universities. The other is chief executive of a political action coalition to support women in government, a lawyer, single mom of three girls,…

Gobernador Charlie Baker endosó Jennifer Nassour para Consejera Municipal de la cuidad de Boston

Jueves 17 de Octubre – El Mundo Boston Importante apoyo. “Estoy orgulloso de respaldar a Jennifer como candidatea para Concejal del Distrito 8 de la / ciudad de Boston”, dice el Gobernador Charlie Baker. “Independientemente de su vecindario. Jenn puede analizar los problemas en contexto y aprovechar sus décadas de experiencia en los sectores público, privado y sin fines de…

Letter to the Editor: I Support Jennifer Nassour

Dear Editor: As a lifelong Democrat, I was prepared to oppose Jennifer Nassour’s positions when I have encountered her on public TV and radio in the past few years.  I was, however, quickly intrigued by the measured, reasonable, and articulate manner with which she expressed her views.  As the current President’s administration unfolded she conveyed her criticism of him professionally while supporting…

Nassour Supports Walsh’s Call to Assist With Creation of Middle-Class Housing

District 8 City Council candidate Jennifer Nassour has joined Boston Mayor Marty Walsh in his call to the Chamber of Commerce for assistance in the creation of more middle-class housing in the city. Noting that major employers in other cities have dedicated funds used by developers to build affordable housing in their communities, Nassour said that companies like Google and…

Jennifer Nassour supports Mayor Walsh’s call to Chamber of Commerce to assist with creation of middle class housing

Proposes creation of $250 million fund October 10, 2019 BOSTON – District 8 City Council candidate Jennifer Nassour has joined Boston Mayor Marty Walsh in his call to the Chamber of Commerce for assistance in the creation of more middle class housing in the city. Noting that major employers in other cities have dedicated funds used by developers to build…

Listen: WGBH Local Politics: Boston City Council District 8 Candidates

September 20, 2019 Listen via WGBH: https://www.wgbh.org/news/politics/2019/09/20/local-politics-boston-city-council-district-8-candidates This week Under the Radar was joined by the five candidates for Boston City Council’s District 8, which includes the neighborhoods of Back Bay/Beacon Hill, Fenway/Kenmore, Mission Hill and West End. The candidates spoke with host Callie Crossley at WGBH’s satellite studio at the Boston Public Library. The deadline to register for the…

JENNIFER NASSOUR ADVANCES TO THE RUNOFF ELECTION FOR DISTRICT 8

Tuesday, September 24, voters cast their ballots in the preliminary municipal election for Boston City Council, and Jennifer Nassour earned her place in the final runoff as one of the top two vote-getters! “We are extremely proud and excited to be advancing in this election,” says Jennifer Nassour. “Since day one, this campaign has focused on the everyday concerns across…