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Gomez courts Democrats who backed Lynch

On a brisk afternoon earlier this month, Gabriel Gomez trotted up the stairs of a brown, yellow-trimmed Braintree home and through the back door. Once inside, he planted himself at the head of the family’s wooden dining room table.

The mission for this, his sole campaign stop of the day, was simple: Persuade the four members of the Lear family, who each voted for Stephen F. Lynch in the US Senate special election primary, to support him in the June 25 general election.

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