Here is the first paragraph of a letter to the editor that is currently published online & thus most likely will see print tomorrow.
Letter: This is not the time to skip town, governor
Mon Mar 09, 2009, 02:21 PM EDT
Attacks against Governor Deval Patrick for his trip to Jamaica (“Rogers: Give it a rest, MassGOP,” Tri-Town Transcript, Friday, March 6, 2009) are entirely unfair! After all, who wouldn’t want to escape the Commonwealth when they are facing a $3 billion budget deficit, a 7.4 percent unemployment rate, and a 28 percent approval rating while trying to drastically hike taxes on whole host of items, including gasoline, that negatively impact the average Massachusetts resident.