Author Archives: Ronald Beaty

Beaty Opposes Pending New Tax on Short-Term Private Home Rentals

The “Beacon Hill Gang” (including my tax and spend Sept. 4th Republican Primary opponent, Randy Hunt) are once again salivating at the thought of getting their greedy hands on your money. Don’t let them do it! Presently in a state of limbo, the pending tyrannical tax on short-term private home rentals is naively short-sighted. Moreover, it is excessively burdensome upon…

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State Rep. Randy Hunt & Gov. Charlie Baker Have Betrayed The Republican Base!

Like Governor Charlie Baker, my September 4th GOP Primary Election opponent, 5th Barnstable District State Representative Randy Hunt, has completely betrayed the Republican base! They are both Democrats masquerading as Republicans! With Hunt, his lack of addressing important matters like school safety, and his abysmal legislative voting record on significant issues like tax increases, erosion of 2nd Amendment Rights, immigration…

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Term Limits for Elected Cape Cod Regional Officials

Editor: I have recently proposed a  Barnstable County Home Rule Charter change regarding Term Limits. I formally propose that all elected Barnstable County officials be limited to serving three (3) consecutive terms in a position! Term limits would provide new people with innovative ideas to elected County office. Moreover, term limits will reduce the influence of special interests and extremist…

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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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