Deval Patrick, first gubernatorial candidate to support Cape Wind, wins big

Deval Patrick won the Democratic nomination for Massachusetts Governor with 50% of the vote in a 3-way race.  Patrick's support was even stronger on Cape Cod and the Islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket where he won every town and earned 53% of the vote overall. 

The two candidates supporting Cape Wind, Deval Patrick and Chris Gabrieli, got a combined vote of 74% on the Cape and Islands.

Click here to read Boston Globe Editorial, "Wind on the waters" that discusses offshore wind projects and the election race for Governor

Click here to read a Cape Cod Times article about Cape voters supporting Deval Patrick and his support of Cape Wind

Click here to read a Boston Globe article about Deval Patrick's primary victory, Cape Wind mentioned in first paragraph