MASS VOTERS FOR ANIMALS ENDORSES KIM MAXWELL AND SHAYNAH BARNES
MVFA endorses Kim Maxwell in the 3rd Worcester State Representative District
(This district consists of Fitchburg and Lunenburg, zip codes 01420, 01462)
MVFA endorses Shaynah Barnes in the 9th Plymouth State Representative District
(This district consists of Brockton, zip codes 02301, 02302)
More about Kim:
When asked about animal protection a core value, Kim said that “as a social worker my life both personally and professionally is about protecting those that are vulnerable and these values absolutely also apply to animals.” She answered all of our questions about wildlife, farm animals and companion animal issues with support for the animal position.
More about Shaynah:
Shaynah is a current Brockton City Councilor-at-Large. She has proposed the construction of a designated area for a dog park, partnering with a local fencing company, Southeastern Regional Vocational/Technical High School and others. Shaynah lives with 2 dogs.
She states “I do not believe in any forms of cruelty to animals. I believe stricter consequences should be enacted to prevent animal cruelty”
Shaynah has also partnered with local area shelters to help raise funds. She says “We must speak and advocate for the animals because they cannot advocate for themselves.” She answered all of our questions correctly, except for one that she asked for clarification on. We are following up with her.