Author Archives: republicanvoices

Efficiency cut short

State gov’t just grows By Eric Fehrnstrom

The Boston Herald – Monday, February 23, 2009 You might think with all the doomsday headlines about spending cuts, and with a slew of proposed tax increases under consideration at the State House, that Massachusetts has carved deeply into its budget. You would be wrong. Even after all the “cuts” are factored in,…

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Can she resurrect the GOP?

By Aaron Wasserman, MetroWest Daily News staff


Posted Jan 31, 2009 @ 11:38 PM MILFORD – Jennifer Nassour certainly faces a daunting task: Oversee the revival of a party that lost the governor’s office two years ago and whose slim ranks in the Legislature are down to 21 of 200 lawmakers. Nassour, 37, an attorney with the Milford law…

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GOP, sink teeth in pension reform

( – promoted by Cool Cal) By Cornelius Chapman

The Boston Herald – Monday, January 26, 2009 In 1873, a band of prospectors set out for the Colorado Rockies in search of gold. By January of the next year they were snowbound and out of food. When the leader of the expedition stumbled out of the wilderness several weeks later,…

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3rd Suffolk Special Election

According to BMG: [Democrat] Aaron Michlewitz is off and running, and garnering support in the South End and Bay Village. Michlewitz was constituent services director for DiMasi and is highly regarded for his progressive pedigree. DeLeo is likely to schedule the election for early spring. Will the MassGOP recruit a candidate? It should be considered, if only for the…

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William L. Saltonstall (1927-2009)

Region loses a political leader

The Daily News

Published: January 27, 2009 03:59 am   Two months after the death of former Massachusetts Senate President Kevin B. Harrington of Salem, the North Shore lost another of its iconic politicians this past weekend, Manchester’s William L. Saltonstall. If the name is familiar, it’s because the Saltonstall family’s roots here can be…

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Thank you, Chairman Torkildsen!

(Post your comments for Peter below.   – promoted by garrett3000) Thank you for your tireless efforts to grow our party in Massachusetts, Mr. Chairman. I hope our new Chairwoman will build on your accomplishments, and lead our party to victory in 2009 and 2010!

—————————————————————————————————————– You can post a thank you message to Chairman Torkildsen on his Facebook page

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