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Mayor Alex Morse named "30 under 30" by Forbes magazine

Alex Morse, Professor of Political Science at UMass Amherst and Mayor of the city of Holyoke has been  named one of “30 under 30” by Forbes magazine.

From Forbes Magazine: Alex Morse was first elected mayor of his hometown of Holyoke, Massachusetts as a senior at Brown University in 2012. As the city's first openly gay mayor, he's won reelection in 2013, 2015 and 2017. His major initiatives include offering refuge to Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria, encouraging legal marijuana businesses and restoring the city's downtown.

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