Corporate bashing

( – promoted by EaBo Clipper) It had to happen.  A matter of time. I am not aware of any other plan in the Legislature that will succeed in addressing the state’s fiscal challenge so quickly as Governor Patrick’s proposal to close corporate tax loopholes.  As Democrats, we need to share a progressive vision of everyone paying an equal…

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War with Iran?

Is Iran playing it’s hand trying to goad the coalition into war?  Sky news is reporting that Iran has taken 15 British service members into captivity. he Government is demanding the release of 15 British sailors and Marines who are being held by Iranian forces. They were taking part in a routine operation boarding merchant ships in Iraqi territorial waters…

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MA-05: Largest Daily Newspaper Calls Democratic Congress “Treasonous”

The Lowell Sun, the largest daily newspaper in the 5th Congressional in it’s editorial yesterday called the actions of the Democratic Congress concerning a military funding bill treasonous. So who is behind this bloated — and treasonous — legislation? The Democrats controlling Congress. The Democrats who promised to bring fiscal sanity to the Republicans’ out-of-control spending. The Democrats who…

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Eleventh commandment, does it make sense?

(This is a good conversation to start. – promoted by EaBo Clipper) Does it make sense to protect a person who is of questionable character because they are Republican?  I have the utmost respect in Ronald Regan and his memory.  I wish we had people like him in our midst now.  If we did I know that we would be…

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Healey 50 point plan

From time to time, I will reference Kerry Healey’s 50 point plan to show how her approach would have differed from Deval Patrick’s.  The Healey Committee is starting to take down their website.  So I wanted to archive for posterity the plan here. Over the course of this campaign, voters will learn more about my priorities and how they differ…

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Where was this picture taken?

So where was this picture taken? Hint, it wasn’t in the Middle East.  Answer after the break. UPDATE: Video added after the break. The picture was taken at an “Anti War Rally” in Oregon.  That’s right in the great ole U S of A there are people burning our brave men and women of the military in effigy. So much…

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