Thursday, September 6, 2012
Congressional candidate Matt Temperley joined us on Aug. 30 for a live chat. Here's a short recap of the Q&A session.
Congressional candidate Matt Temperley joined us for a live chat with Patch readers on Aug. 30. Questions submitted were about his position on healthcare and social security. Temperley will look to challenge Democrat Stephen Lynch in November. But he first must run against Joseph Selvaggi in Thursday's Primary Election. Check out the following short recap, or browse through the full Q&A transcript. Also look to Braintree Patch for election results Thursday night. Alex: Are you going to protect Medicare as the guaranteed benefit program it is, or are you in favor of the Ryan plan that ends Medicare and replaces it with a voucher to cover a portion of private health insurance and leaves the remaining cost for seniors to try to pay? Matt …
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Congressional candidate Matt Temperley will chat live on Patch on Thursday, Aug. 30. Sign up here to get an email reminder.
Congressional candidate Matt Temperley will be live chatting on Patch on Thursday, Aug. 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. The chat will take place on Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. Enter your email in the box above to get an email reminder on Thursday.
Your daily look at what to know in Braintree.
Today is Thursday, Aug. 30. Here are five things you need to know today: 1. Weather: Today should see plenty of sunshine and highs in the middle 80s. But wait until you see tomorrow's forecast. Highs should reach close to 100 degrees on Friday before dropping back into the 70s for the weekend. 2. Matt Temperley chat today: Make sure to come back to Braintree Patch at 1 p.m. today for a live chat with Republican Congress candidate Matt Temperley. Next week, we will talk to his opponent Joseph Selvaggi. The two men are hoping to take on incumbent Stephen Lynch in November. 3. Where are the worst drivers in Braintree?: We ran an article yesterday asking readers for the worst drivers in Braintree. Where would you like to see traffic patrols …
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, Aug. 30. 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. During the chat, readers can go to braintree.patch.com and ask Temperley a question and he will answer it instantly.
Friday, August 10, 2012
Obamacare: The Antithesis of Economic Growth.
Friday, August 10, 2012
By Matt Temperley, Candidate for U.S Congress MA-08 Matt Temperley is a Two-time Combat Veteran and a currently holds the rank of 1st Lieutenant in the Army National Guard. If the Affordable Care Act was bad for businesses before its implementation, it will be even worse after it comes into effect. Since the health care law was mainly put together by interest groups, the end result shows a total disregard for basic economic theory. Much of its cost is put on the shoulders of the private sector, and especially on the ones of small businesses who lack the resources to cope with it. The misconception that an individual mandate will bring down the costs of health care is the biggest flaw in the Obama's health care initiative. When President …