Congressman Jim McGovern delivered his first in a series of speeches on hunger.
Congressman Jim McGovern, D-Worcester, delivered his first speech in a series on hunger, he posted on his Facebook wall on Tuesday, Feb. 5. "We are the most prosperous nation on Earth, but 50 million people are insecure," he wrote. "We MUST end hunger." Click on the link to watch his speech.
In this election season, here Congressman Jim McGovern shared with Patch his five biggest concerns.
U.S. Congressman James P. "Jim" McGovern currently represents the 3rd Congressional District, but is campaigning for the 2nd Congressional District. Due to redistricting, Northborough will shift to the 2nd Congressional District. If he should win, McGovern will also retain Shrewsbury, Westborough, and Grafton, while losing Marlborough, Holliston and Hopkinton. Congressman McGovern shared with Patch the "five things that concern him the most," politically speaking. 1. Jobs: We need to continue to build on our strengths in Massachusetts, work to grow small businesses, and pursue long-term job growth in the innovation-economy. 2. Ending the War in Afghanistan: Enough is enough. The U.S. has spent hundreds of billions of dollars on military …