Author Archives: Boston Patriot

Garafalo smackdown: MUST READ/LISTEN…

Kudos to The Black Sphere for this posting. Ronald Reagan demonstrated repeatedly that wit and humor are some of the most potent tools available when contending with one’s adversaries. Which brings us to the subject of Jeanine(sic) Garafolo. I know the name but didn’t know the face since I don’t watch television. Enjoy this posting folks and again, Kudos to…

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The Bad Idea Factory springs to life yet again

The Bad Idea Factory, (a.k.a. the Massachusetts State Legislature), is up to its new old tricks yet again. Once again, a hike in the sales tax is in the wind. And its still a bad idea; I have notified my legislators NOT to go along with this. Massachusetts has a SPENDING problem, not a revenue problem. There are multiple structural…

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ALERT: SALES TAX INCREASE !!!

According to Howie Carr,”arms are being twisted” to raise the state income tax from 5% to 6% (a 20% increase). Stop these F&%$#rs now; call your Representative/State Senator. Also, visit Barbara Anderson of Citizens for Limited Taxation (http://cltg.org)…

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Lobby Your Legislators

For what its worth, all of us should actively contact our state Senators and Representatives and inform them in no uncertain terms that revenue increases of ANY kind are inappropriate at this time. I have emailed my pols (Walter Timilty and Brian Joyce) and will snail mail letters as well.…

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Kudos to Representative Brad Hill

Representative Brad Hill http://www.mass.gov/legis/memb… is a friend of Independent Media and Transparency. According to Janet Aldrich of Comflm http://comflm.com and Catch of the Day Video News, Representative Hill recently took to the house floor to speak on behalf of the right of Independent Media members to videotape and/or otherwise record public meetings. I have placed a call of appreciation to…

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