Sheriff Jim Cummings Endorses Peter Tedeschi for Congress

PEMBROKE – Peter Tedeschi, former President and CEO of Tedeschi Food Shops and candidate to represent the 9th Congressional District of Massachusetts, has received the endorsement of Barnstable County Sheriff Jim Cummings.

“Peter Tedeschi understands that public safety is paramount,” says Sheriff Jim Cummings. “We need his business experience in Congress to tackle issues of illegal immigration and the opioid crisis. He understands the district, he puts people first, and I am confident that Peter will be an effective advocate for us in Washington, D.C.”

“I am proud to receive the endorsement of Sheriff Cummings, a man who is working on the front lines keeping our communities safe,” says Peter Tedeschi. “The number one responsibility of elected officials is to keep us safe, and I hope to be a partner to the Sheriff in D.C.”


August 15, 2018


Maureen McInerney, Communications Director