- Allison Goldsberry
Clark defeated six other Democrats while Addivinola bested two other Republicans seeking their party’s nomination.
According to results from the AP, Clark received around 30% of the vote in the Fifth Congressional district. Addivinola received around 48% of the vote in the district and 324 votes from Medford voters.
In Medford, State Representative Carl Sciortino won his home town with 47% of the vote (2,484 votes). Clark received 1,268 votes while Middlesex Sheriff Peter Koutoujian had 920 votes in Medford.
Sciortino thanked his supporters and congratulated Clark in a tweet on Tuesday night:
“Congratulations to @KClarkCongress. A huge thank you to my awesome campaign team and all of my wonderful supporters,” wrote Sciortino.
Clark and Addivinola will square off in the general election on Tuesday, December 10.