Author Archives: SteveB

Just a Question

The State Police Association of Massachusetts endorsed Scott Brown’s bid for U.S. Senate, he also received the support of the Commissioned Officers Association of the Massachusetts State Police, a body that represents state troopers at the rank of lieutenant and above. Isn't Martha Coakley the Attorney General, the head law enforcer of the state and a Democrat? Shouldn't she be…

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Earmarks

A constant refrain from campaign '08 was that earmarks were bad and needed to go. Both Obama and McCain agreed on that and tried to out-due each other in how they would work to get rid of them. From The Hill: Fiscal hawks in Congress say President Barack Obama hasn't followed through on a pledge to lower federal spending…

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Liberal Fascism

Cross-posted at The Rockefeller Republican I recently finished Jonah Goldberg's Liberal Fascism, The Secret History of The Left, and while the title suggests another boiler-plate special from the likes of Glenn Beck, Sean Hannity or Ann Coulter, what is presented is a chillingly sane explanation of the history of the early 20th century and how its influence can still be…

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Hope From Our Neighbors up North

Finding positive news for conservatives in New England can be tough. Fortunately members of the Granite State look like they are leaning towards keeping a Republican representing them in the senate. A new New Hampshire State Poll finds that in a hypothetical U.S. Senate race, Kelly Ayotte (R) leads Rep. Paul Hodes (D), 40% to 33%, among likely voters. Keeping…

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