Author Archives: ConcernedVoterInMass

Nevada Republicans Running Away from Mitt “Hit the Bottom” Romney

Nevada has been perhaps the hardest-hit state in the country when it comes to the foreclosure crisis: In Nevada, 9,622 properties were in foreclosure in September, a nation-worst rate of one for every 118 housing units, according to RealtyTrac, a foreclosure tracking service. About two-thirds of homeowners are “underwater,” meaning they owe more than their home is worth. Mitt…

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Scott Brown Hires Firm Behind Anti-McCain “Black Daughter Out of Wedlock” Robocalls

Elizabeth Warren’s surge in the polls and surge in fundraising has Scott Brown’s Team Plagiarist awfully spooked.  To step up to the challenge of facing a popular Elizabeth Warren who’s backed by an army of small-dollar grassroots donors, Scott Brown has already started throwing big bucks at slash-and-burn political consultants.  On that topic: But the Warren surge may…

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Bob Hedlund Legislates Dollars Into His Own Pocket; He Ought Resign Over Major Conflict of Interest

(Kudos to BMG user chrismatth for researching this issue on which this post heavily relies.  See his post for all germane links.) When Sal DiMasi wanted to line his pockets, at least he went to the trouble of simply steering contracts to a bribing company.  He didn’t sink to the even deeper level of passing legislation meant to turn the…

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Scott Brown Caught Plagiarizing Elizabeth Dole – UPDATE: Scott Brown BLAMES THE INTERN!

What’s the word when one person copies another person’s words without attribution?  Oh, right: plagiarism: In a message to students, the Massachusetts senator uses the exact words as remarks delivered by the former North Carolina senator at her campaign kickoff in 2002. Brown’s staff acknowledged yesterday the words originally were Dole’s and said their presence in Brown’s message was…

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