Author Archives: wavey

Throw this bum out

(A former state representative colleague of Jones weighs in – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) It used to be that the Minority Leader was the leader of the opposition. Maybe we should change it to Minority Cheerleader, because it seems there is no limit to the ridiculous things Brad Jones is willing to do to curry favor with Speaker…

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More incompetence in Patrick administration

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) So Deloitte Touche has underperformed, missed deadlines, delivered a shoddy computer system and STILL collected millions over their contract price? Who woulda believed it? A flawed contract negotiated by state officials provided few protections for taxpayers and little oversight of consultants, resulting in a computer system for unemployment claims that arrived years…

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Campaigning, Lawrence style

See anything odd about this? “A New Hampshire woman was charged with assaulting Mayor William Lantigua outside a campaign event at a Broadway liquor store Saturday night, when she allegedly confronted him about charges of corruption in his administration and tried to knock a bagged bottle from his hand, police said.” That’s campaigning in the great city of Lawrence. Instead…

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WTF is Martha Coakley doing?

This from this morning’s Eagle Trib: The campaign for re-election that Mayor William Lantigua recently announced will be run by a political committee dogged by blunders over the last year and facing ongoing investigations into financial irregularities dating back to Lantigua’s last campaign for the statehouse in 2008. The troubles for Lantigua and his campaign organization mounted through 2012,…

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