Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Stephen Lynch elected Congressman of the new 8th District.
Stephen Lynch was elected the Congressman of the 8th District, defeating challenger Joseph Selvaggi Tuesday night by a landslide. Lynch was a popular choice across the district’s 24 cities and towns. The South Boston Democrat received 75 percent of the District’s vote compared to Selvaggi who received 25 percent, according to election results from CBS news. Lynch said he believes his campaign efforts of going door to door paid off in the election. "I did extremely well in all the new towns," Lynch said. " I worked really hard and I'm really honored to represent the new 8th District." Lynch, a former ironworker and lawyer who has represented the 9th District since 2001, will now represent the new 8th District which runs from Bridgewater…
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Congressional candidate Joseph Selvaggi chatted live on Patch on Tuesday. Here's the full transcript.
Congressional candidate Joseph Selvaggi chatted live on many eastern Massachusetts Patch sites on Tuesday. Selvaggi is a Boston Republican candidate running for Congress in the new 8th District. Selvaggi will look to challenge Democrat US-Rep Stephen Lynch, D-Boston in November. Before that, he will oppose Matt Temperley of Quincy in Thursday's primary election.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Congressional candidate Matt Temperley will chat live on Patch on Thursday, Aug. 30.
Congressional candidate Matt Temperley will be live chatting on Jamaica Plain Patch on Thursday, August 30 at 1 p.m. Join our online community chat where you and your neighbors can ask Temperley questions about his 2012 campaign and the issues you care about most.' Temperley is a Quincy Republican candidate running for Congress in the new 8th District. Temperley will look to challenge Democrat US-Rep Stephen Lynch, D-Boston in November. Before that, he will oppose Joseph Selvaggi of Boston in the Sept. 6 primary election.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Republicans Matt Temperley and Joseph Selvaggi will face off in the Sept. 6 primary election to challenge U.S. Rep Stephen Lynch in the 8th Congressional District.
Patch will hold a live chat with Matt Temperley from 1 to 2 p.m. on Thursday. Temperley is a Quincy Republican candidate running for Congress in the new 8th District, which includes much of Jamaica Plain. Temperley will look to challenge U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Boston, in November. Before that, he will oppose Joseph Selvaggi of Boston in the Sept. 6 Republican primary election. Patch will host a live chat with Selvaggi on Tuesday, Sept. 4 from 10-11 a.m. During the chats, readers can ask the candidate a question and he will answer it instantly. Come back to the JP Patch homepage on Thursday at 1 p.m. for the live chat with Temperley and Tuesday, Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. for the one with Selvaggi. The new lines created out of the last Census…