Author Archives: Ronald Beaty

Barnstable County Legislature Needs To Unload Ultra-Liberal Outer-Cape Delegates

Editor: With regard to the most recent news media revelations about Barnstable County Government, and speaking only as one individual County Commissioner, it is my candid individual opinion that the best interests of the larger Cape Cod towns are negatively impacted by the misguided actions and uninformed statements of outer-Cape representatives on the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates! Moreover, based…

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Beaty Calls Upon DeLeo to Step Down as Speaker

Liberal Democrat Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo should officially step down! When elected as a Republican State Representative for the 5th Barnstable District, I shall formally make that request. Tainted legislative leadership is NOT acceptable in our General Court! There are times that our elected representatives must exhibit leadership by example, and have the courage not to simply be a…

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Cape Cod Commission should be elected

Speaking as one individual Barnstable County Commissioner, I strongly support taking a deeper look at my proposed idea of changing the Cape Cod Commission from an appointed public body to an elected public body directly chosen by Barnstable County voters. In my opinion, an elected Cape Cod Commission would be more democratic. Additionally, it would be more accountable and responsive…

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Use of Bounty Hunters to Apprehend Criminal Illegal Aliens, Why Not?

With nonsensical talk by misguided politicians about establishing sanctuary cities and sanctuary states to harbor criminal illegal aliens in recent years, citizens are left with much to ponder. There are quite likely millions of highly dangerous criminal illegal aliens hiding out in our society, some right here on Cape Cod, in Massachusetts, and across the nation. Their crimes can range…

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Beaty Asks Governor Patrick, Murray & Others, To Sign ‘Taxpayer Protection Pledge’

For social justice reasons, and simply as one of the tens of thousands of registered voters and citizens of this Commonwealth, I am writing to openly, respectfully and impartially call upon Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, Senate President Therese Murray, House Speaker Robert DeLeo, State Senator Dan Wolf, as well as all federal, state, county & municipal public office incumbents and…

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Ron Beaty says that all Massachusetts political candidates should sign Taxpayer Protection Pledge

WEST BARNSTABLE, MA – January 16, 2012 – While continuing to research the process of obtaining a presidential pardon, and still essentially only contemplating a run for Barnstable County Commissioner later this year, Cape Cod citizen activist, Ron Beaty, Jr. declared today that he staunchly believes that all federal, state, county & municipal public office incumbents and candidates in Massachusetts…

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BEATY SAYS “NO” TO NEEDLESS CAPE COD REGIONAL GOVERNMENT EXPANSION & HIGHER COUNTY-WIDE TAXATION

     Ever since colonial times, counties have existed in conjunction with Massachusetts government.   Barnstable County was founded in the year 1685. Initially, counties had mainly judicial purposes; however, gradually more and more duties were assimilated, like management of the local prison system, control of specific medical care institutions, roadway maintenance, farming matters and recording of real estate deeds.…

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