Author Archives: SteveB

Scott Brown to Write Book

From CNN:     Newly minted Sen. Scott Brown has plans to write a book about his life story and improbable win in Massachusetts last month.
    Brown – who rocketed to stardom in the Republican Party after scoring the upset victory to fill the seat of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy in January – has been “approached by many people…

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RI: Kennedy in Trouble

  Well, that was fast. One day after Patrick Kennedy's tasteless remarks about fifty-year-old National Guardsman Sen. Scott Brown's election and he's got his own fifty-year-old National Guardsman to contend with, who just happens to have hired two of Browns top campaign strategists. From the Boston Herald:     The WPRI-12 poll showed the Rhode Island Democrat with a 56 percent…

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Kennedy, Brown & Political Dynasties

Sen. Scott Brown's (R-Mass.) election has been shown to be “a joke,” the son of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.), Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.) said Thursday… “Brown's whole candidacy was shown to be a joke today when he was sworn in early in order to cast his first vote as an objection to Obama's appointment to the NLRB.” Maybe…

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Wonder What He Meant by That?

Sen. Brown gave an interview to the Boston Globe, where he mentioned a fellow MA Republican, Mitt Romney- He's changed, he's changed…. It's kind of, and once again it's my opinion but he's really a different guy than I knew when he was here, and I certainly appreciate everything he did for me. And it wasn't a lot, he was…

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RINO”S…What are They Good For?

A lot actually. I actually don't like the term, Republicans In Name Only, but it has stuck. Fortunately, every once and a while even a hard right Republican has to appreciate the moderating influence of their more centrist brethren. Alex Knepper over at Race42008 says it better than I:     How the tables have turned. Just five years ago, when…

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