Author Archives: Patrick

Sometime political guy.

Sanctuary City Hardest Hit by Budget Cuts

It was disappointing to most when Charlie Baker came out in tacit support of sanctuary cities with his hands off policy. “I’ve said all along I think decisions about how communities want to manage public safety and community issues belong to them,” Baker said Wednesday morning. “It’s incumbent on our administration and congressional delegation to work hard to make…

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Time for a Poll

According to Hillary Chabot, conservatives are backing Baker. Bay State hardline conservatives are begrudgingly backing Gov. Charlie Baker for re-election in 2018 despite his vocal rejection of President-elect Donald Trump during the campaign — saying the moderate Republican is still better than a Democrat in the Corner Office. It appears to me that she isn’t presenting the full range of…

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Steve Aylward on NECN

Steve appeared on Sue O’Connell’s show The Take to talk about his run for Mass GOP chair. In the Trump era, does the Massachusetts Republican Party need new leadership? Sue’s guest is Steve Aylward, chairman of the Make Massachusetts Great Again PAC.…

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How to win friends and influence people

When I've asked white friends why they posted ab/ Dallas shootings but not shootings of black men, some angry at me — Jamie Eldridge (@JamieEldridgeMA) July 12, 2016 The embedded tweet doesn’t show it, but he’s linking to this: White fragility. It's what you showed up for. — Talib Kweli Greene (@TalibKweli) July 12, 2016

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