Newest, Youngest Member of MA Legislature

Jon Zlotnik is a 22-year-old from Gardner, Massachusetts. He was elected to the State House of Representatives in November. And in just a few short days, he’ll take office as the youngest member of the Massachusetts legislature. He began his campaign for his seat shortly after graduating from UMass Lowell last spring. New England Public Radio’s Henry Epp spoke to Zlotnik about his inspiration for running, and plans to spur economic development in his district.