By Katie Trojano
Marking the first endorsement by an elected official in the 12th Suffolk District race, Rep. Chynah Tyler (D-Roxbury) on Monday endorsed candidate Brandy Fluker-Oakley. The 12th Suffolk District includes parts of Dorchester, Mattapan, Hyde Park and Milton.
"Brandy has proved to be a strong and capable leader and I am proud to endorse her in her bid for state representative," said Rep. Tyler. "As an elected official, it's important to support candidates who are passionate and determined as those are the leadership characteristics necessary to serve Dorchester, Mattapan, Hyde Park and Milton. Simply put, Brandy is that person!"