Thursday, October 4, 2012
Local Democrats and Republicans across Massachusetts discussed Wednesday night's debate between President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney in a live chat on Patch.
In the first presidential debate in Denver, Colorado, President Barack Obama came out flat while Gov. Mitt Romney had some effective arguments, according to local Democrats and Republicans from across Massachusetts who joined in a Patch live chat during the debate on Tuesday night. "Overall, tie goes to Obama," said Democrat Alex Buck. "Romney had a couple good lines, but nothing hugely productive. He looked jittery and possibly his most memorable line was about Big Bird." Reader Tom Sheff added late in the debate, "No defining moment so far, that's for sure." As the debate opened on the economy, Romney took an early upper hand according to the Democrats and Republicans who joined the chat as panelists. "President seemed nervous, and …
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Hamilton-Wenham Patch will be joined by local Massachusetts party officials and you can take part in the conversation.
Join Hamilton-Wenham Patch starting at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night for a live chat during the presidential debate between President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. Patch will be joined by local Massachusetts party officials who will discuss the debate as it happens. You will be able to join the conversation too. Come back to Hamilton-Wenham Patch at 8:30 p.m. for a pre-debate discussion and then participate as you watch the first debate, which starts at 9 p.m.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Ask Governor Deval Patrick about any topic you like during our live chat at 1:30 p.m. Thursday.
Governor Deval Patrick will take your questions live on Hamilton-Wenham Patch this Thursday. The governor will spend 45 minutes fielding your questions. Head on over to our homepage from 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. on Thursday to join our chat. You'll simply have to provide your name, and you'll be able to ask your questions immediately. If you can't make the live chat, send us your questions at email@example.com and we'll do our best to add them to the queue. We will publish the live chat transcript immediately and a recap first thing on Friday morning. Questions submitted will be subject to moderator approval. No vulgar or libelous comments will be allowed. Because we expect a high volume of questions for the chat session, we will …
Friday, June 8, 2012
Join in and chat with Tisei about the congressional issues that are important to you.
Welcome to our Live Chat with congressional candidate Richard Tisei. Tisei served in the state legislature for more than 25 years and was Senate Minority Leader before leaving his seat to run for lieutenent governor. Tisei is now challenging Congressman John Tierney for the Massacusetts.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Have questions for the Republican congressional candidate? Live chat with Richard Tisei at 11:30 a.m. on Friday.
We chatted with your congressman, and now you'll have your chance to chat with his challenger. Congressional candidate and former Massachusetts House Minority Leader Richard Tisei will join us here on Patch on Friday at 11:30 a.m. for a live chat to answer all of your questions. Tisei, a Republican from Wakefield, is seeking to represent the Sixth Congressional District - which includes Hamilton and Wenham - in Washington, D.C. The race promises to be very exciting and is already making national headlines, with Tisei having outraised his incumbent opponent, John Tierney, (D-Salem) two quarters in a row since announcing his candidacy last November. Be sure to head on over to our homepage Friday at 11:30 a.m. and join our chat. You'll simply…
Saturday, May 26, 2012
Here's a recap of Friday's Live Chat.
Congressman John Tierney joined us for a Live Chat Friday morning. Many of the questions had to do with his work in Congress over the years as well as what he wants to accomplish if reelected. Comment From Meredith: Congressman Tierney, we were promised that the stimulus package would keep unemployment under 8% yet the unemployment rate is higher than 8%. Would you support another stimulus package? John Tierney: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act did in fact have much to do with this country avoiding a full blown depression. And saved or created nearly 4 million jobs at a time when doing so was essential. The administration upon taking office hoped that the unemployment rate would not rise above 8%, but obviously the severity of …
Friday, May 25, 2012
Join in and chat with your congressman about issues important to you.
Welcome to our Live Chat with Congressman John Tierney. Tierney is up for reelection in November and has served in the U.S. House of Representatives representing Massachusetts' 6th congressional district, which includes Hamilton and Wenham, since 1997.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Do you have questions for the congressman? Join the live chat Friday at 11 a.m.
Congressman John Tierney will be joining us on Friday, May 25, at 11 a.m. for a live chat. If you have any congressional-related questions for him, this is a great opportunity to get those questions answered. Tierney, a Democrat from Salem, represents the Sixth Congressional District - which includes Hamilton and Wenham - in Washington, D.C. Be sure to head on over to our homepage from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and join our chat. You'll simply have to provide your name, and you'll be able to ask your questions immediately. Tierney will be fielding your questions, on topics ranging from congressional budget issues to the fight against terrorism to the 2012 campaign. Be sure to mark your calendar today to get your questions answered. Questions …
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
An essential get-me-going daily morning column from Hamilton-Wenham Patch.
Today is Wednesday, May 2. Here are five things you need to know: 1. Live Chat: Join us at 1 p.m. on Wednesday right here on Hamilton-Wenham Patch to chat with Jim Mullen and Chris Wise, the developers who are planning to redevelop Penguin Hall on the Mullen property in Wenham into a 238 unit senior living complex. Logon and ask away. If you can’t make it, e-mail any questions in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org. Afterward, we’ll bring you a story that includes the highlights. 2. Going Green: You might not recognize the name, but you very well may know his business. Robert Reid is the founder and owner of the Organic Garden Café on Cabot Street in Beverly and he will be at Hamilton-Wenham Library at 7 p.m. on Wednesday night. He’ll talk about …