“I can tell you that I never thought I would be standing here in this position,” he said. “I put my heart and soul into this race.”
“This is a dream I’ve had for a long time,” Roy added, “and to be able to say that the dream has come true is hard to put into words.”
Roy takes over a seat that Vallee had held since 1994. In order to get there, he had to best fellow Democrat Peter Padula in the September primary.
Vallee, who stepped down from his seat in June, endorsed Roy on Sept. 18. An 18-year veteran of the State House, he said he felt Roy was the candidate better prepared to serve the district.
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