Letter: Alcombright Endorses Caccaviello for District Attorney

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To the Editor:

As a former mayor of the City of North Adams and on Sept. 4, I will be voting for Paul Caccaviello for district attorney.

A lifelong resident of Berkshire County, Paul has spent three decades as a prosecutor. He has been in the trenches from day one and has handled thousands of cases and tried many in front of juries in all of our Berkshire County courts. As he has in the past, Paul will continue to keep you and all Berkshire County residents safe.

Pushing the political rhetoric aside, and as you cast your vote, remind yourself of this: in the worst moments of your life, if you or a family member is a victim of a serious crime, Paul Cacciavello is the person you want standing up on your behalf in court.



I know Paul and I know I am voting for a man with a tremendous record, a man of outstanding character, a man who cannot be corrupted, a man who will not make a promise he cannot deliver on, a man who has truly earned the distinction of district attorney and the obvious and absolute voice of experience.

Please join me in voting for Paul Caccaviello on Sept. 4.

Dick Alcombright
North Adams, Mass.

 

 

 

 


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