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Ex-Navy SEAL Launches Bid for Kerry's Seat

Former Navy SEAL Gabriel Gomez announced a bid Tuesday for Secretary of State John F. Kerry’s vacated Senate seat in Massachusetts, according to various media reports.

Mr. Gomez, a Republican, still needs to obtain the required 10,000 signatures to file as a candidate by Feb. 27, Politico reports. He will face state Rep. Daniel B. Winslow, a former Mitt Romney aide, in an April 30 primary, according to the report.

Source: Washington Times. Read full article. (link)

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  • Ted Levy||

    Mr. Gomez's reasoning: "Hey, I've killed people, and the fine citizens of Massachusetts have a long history of electing Senators that have killed people. Admittedly, I've not used a car and a body of water, but I've killed people!!"