Gomez brings closing argument to Newton, other towns ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Michael Dwyer/AP Republican Gabriel Gomez (center) launched into the final stretch of the US Senate special election by campaigning at a Newton fun run. Michael Dwyer/AP He ran with his wife and a team of eight campaign volunteers. Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff He and former state Senator Richard Tisei (left) made calls at a phone bank in Wakefield. Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff Gomez chatted with volunteer Craig Anderson, 14, of Gloucester during a stop at a barbecue. Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff "I would get more done in 17 months than he's done in 37 years," Gomez said of his opponent, Edward Markey.