Cynthia Stone Creem

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Cynthia Stone Creem
Massachusetts State Senate First Middlesex and Norfolk.
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Senator
Website Biography

Cynthia Stone Creem is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts State Senate. She has represented the First Middlesex and Norfolk district since 1999. Creem's other political experience includes councilor for the Governor's Council from 1994-1999; alderman/executive council for the Newton Board of Alderman from 1976-1994; and a councilor with Newton City Council.

Creem's professional experience has been as an attorney since 1966 with Stone, Stone, and Creem.

Creem earned her BS in busincess administration and JD from Boston University.[1]

In 2010, Creem was named as Legislator of the Year by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The award is presented each year to a state or federal legislator who has made great contributions to the legal profession, courts and administration of justice.[2]


Creem is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Women's Bar Association.


Cynthia Stone Creem currently serves on a number of legislative committees, including the Bonding, Capital Expenditures and State Assets Committee, the Judiciary Committee, the Telecommunication, Utilities and Energy Committee, the Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee, and the Ways and Means Committee.



See also: Massachusetts State Senate elections, 2010

Creem won re-election to the First Middlesex and Norfolk District Seat in 2010. Charles Rudnick ran against her in the primary. The primary election took place on September 14, 2010. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Creem won re-election for the Senate election for the First Middlesex and Norfolk district. [3] In this election she raised $24,615-; of that total $23,965 (97.4%) was from in state contributions and $650 (2.6%) was from out of state contributions.[4]

Massachusetts State Senate - First Middlesex and Norfolk district
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Cynthia Creem (D) 56,870
All Others 661
Blanks 24,266

Campaign donors


In 2008 Cynthia Stone Creem collected $24,615 in donations. [5]

Four of her largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Boston Police Patrolmen's Association $500
John Hennessy $500
John Hallinan $500
Lawrence Wittenberg $500


Creem was born in Brookline, Massachusetts and raised in Newton, Massachusetts. She is currently married to Harvey Creem.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Massachusetts State Senate First Middlesex and Norfolk
Succeeded by
State Senate candidate, 2010