Meet Jo Comerford

Your State Senator for the Hampshire, Franklin, Worcester district

My name is Jo Comerford and I’m proud to serve the 160,000 people of the Hampshire, Franklin, Worcester district as your state senator. It’s my job to make sure that Massachusetts policy and spending decisions work in the best interest of everyone.

What's Jo working on?


Education truly is our future. Years of cuts have starved our education system. That’s why I am working to reverse the decline in funding, pre-K through higher education, while also focusing on more equitable education policies.


Health care must be a right of all residents. Our fragmented system is costly, inequitable, and often does not provide optimal care. I am working to expand access to affordable, quality health care for everyone.


Drastic action must be taken immediately to address global warming. I am working to seize the promise of the emergent Green New Deal movement​ which sees fighting climate change, creating good jobs, and…

The Issues That Matter

Take a moment to learn about some of the issues my team and I are tackling on behalf of our district.

I want to hear from you!

I’m here to represent everyone in the Franklin, Hampshire, Worcester district.

Let me know what’s important to you.

UMass Amherst Civic Engagement and Service-Learning students and faculty with Senator Jo Comerford in Senate President Karen Spilka's office

The People's Blog

I'm Here to Help

If you need help working on a problem with a state agency, as your state senator, I'm here for you.
Please let me know how we can help!

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