Richard Edmund Neal is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, he represented Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district from 1989 to 2012. He is the dean of Massachusetts's delegation to the House of Representatives.
Mr. Neal had faced a well-funded young progressive, Alex Morse, in a race that typified the tensions between Democratic leadership in Washington and upstart activists on the left. NYTimes.com - Published
Senator Edward J. Markey is facing off against Joseph P. Kennedy III, while the powerful Representative Richard E. Neal is confronting a challenge from the young mayor Alex Morse. NYTimes.com - Published
In using her political action committee to endorse Alex Morse in Massachusetts, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez backed an effort to oust Representative Richard E. Neal, the powerful Ways and.. NYTimes.com - Published