The Roxbury Republican Town Committee has endorsed state Sen. Andrew Roraback (R-30th) for Congress.

The committee voted at its March 14 meeting to endorse Sen. Roraback as the GOP nominee for the 5th Congressional District.

"Among a field of many excellent candidates, Andrew is the most qualified and clearly represents the best hope for our party to win this seat," said Roxbury Republican Town Committee Chairman Charlie Raymond.

"I am very pleased to have earned the endorsement of Republicans in Roxbury," Sen. Roraback said. "Their recognition that my qualifications and experience equip me to win back this seat for our party is deeply appreciated."

Roxbury joins a list of six town committees that have endorsed Sen. Roraback's candidacy.

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