UPDATE: Lauzon, Brown Named Republican Primary Winners

UPDATE: 9:20 a.m. 9/8/22: Jesse Brown and Christopher Lauzon have won their respective Republican primary elections.

In a close race, Brown beat Dan Sullivan to win the GOP nomination to challenge U.S. Representative for the 9th Massachusetts District Bill Keating (D) in the general election.

Lauzon defeated Daralyn Heywood to secure the Republican Cape and Islands District State Senate nomination. He’ll be facing current State Senator Julian Cur (D) in November.

The original story can be found below.


HYANNIS – The results from Tuesday’s local primary election are beginning to come in.

State Representative for the 4th Barnstable District Sarah Peake (D) successfully fended off a primary challenge from Jack Stanton to retain her seat on Beacon Hill.

In the GOP race for Cape and Islands District Attorney, Dan Higgins (R) was named the winner over Melissa Alden and Jack Carey. Higgins will now move on to face Democrat Rob Galibois in November’s general election.

Other races, such as the one for the Republican Cape and Islands District State Senate nomination between Christopher Lauzon and Daralyn Heywood, have yet to be called. More results will be reflected in updates to this article.

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