As with Obama in 2012, Cambridge tops the local list with the greatest percentage margin for the Democratic candidate in 2016 with 89.2% voting for Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump. That’s even more than the 86.1% of Cambridge voters who voted for President Obama in 2012.
But Cambridge came in second in a summary of local election results by Jonathan Slater, President of Newton, MA-based Castles Luxury Properties, when it came ballot Question #4 on legalizing marijuana where Somerville captured the top spot with 75.5% compared with 71.3% for Cambridge.
The rest of the top five in Slater’s MertoWest list of leading cities and towns voting for Secretary of State Clinton were: Brookline (84.9%); Somerville (84.6%); Boston (81.7%); and Newton (78.7%).
The “most conservative” town on Slater’s “MetroWest” list aas Westwood with 58.4% of voters supporting Clinton....Read More