To improve the long-term federal debt picture, he favors gradually raising the eligibility age for Social Security and Medicare over nearly a quarter-century and means testing both programs, meaning people with higher incomes would received fewer benefits or pay more for those benefits.
Before Lawrence, Gomez stopped at Mann Orchards in Methuen and had lunch with business owners in Andover yesterday.
The campaign of state Rep. Daniel Winslow, R-Norfolk, the third Republican in the race, did not return a request for comment.
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