Brian A. Joyce

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Brian A. Joyce
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Member of the Massachusetts Senate from the Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth district
In office
January 1998 – January 2017
Succeeded by Walter Timilty
Personal details
Born (1962-09-05) September 5, 1962 (age 54)
Residence Milton, Massachusetts
Alma mater Boston College
Suffolk University
Occupation Politician

Brian A. Joyce (born September 5, 1962) is a former Massachusetts State Senator and a member of the Democratic Party. He served for nine terms, representing the Norfolk, Bristol and Plymouth district, which includes Avon, Braintree Precincts 1A, 1B, 2A & 2B, Canton, East Bridgewater Precinct 4, Easton Precincts 3-6, Milton, Randolph, Sharon Precincts 2 & 3, Stoughton, and West Bridgewater.

On February 23, 2016, Joyce announced that he would not be seeking re-election to the Massachusetts State Senate for the next term.[3]


Committee memberships[edit]

  • Chair, Special Senate Committee to Improve Government[1]
  • Vice Chair, Senate Committee on Redistricting[1]
  • Joint Committee on Health Care Financing[1]

Personal life[edit]

Joyce is a lifelong resident of Milton, Massachusetts, where he lives with his wife, Mary, and their five children.[1]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Brian A. Joyce". The General Court (Massachusetts). Retrieved 2016-02-18. 
  2. ^ Atwater, John (2016-02-18). "FBI, IRS investigating Massachusetts state Sen. Brian Joyce". WCVB-TV. Hearst Stations Inc. Retrieved 2016-02-18. 
  3. ^ DeCosta-Klipa, Nik (2016-02-23). "State Sen. Brian Joyce says he won’t seek re-election". Retrieved 2016-02-25.