An editorial roundup of some of today’s newspapers can be found below. The Boston Globe “One person’s loophole…” — in this column The Globe talks about Deval Patrick’s proposed tax increase on Businesses and tax credits for low income homeowners, surprisingly admitting the tax increase part.. GOVERNOR PATRICK’S goal of relieving high property taxes was widely applauded in the campaign,…Read More »
It appears that Ayn Rand may have been correct in her novel Atlas Shrugged. If people were to live by the motto “from each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs” then society will eventually fail when those with the “abilities” will refuse to work beyond their pay or leave for Galt’s Gulch, a free-market paradise.…Read More »
As one who has voted for several Republicans over the years I am glad to see this blog as a counter to many of the more liberal blogs here in Mass. I hope this will provide a forum for discussion of more conservative & libertarian issues. Too many conservative blogs are more for the self gratification of the host. I…Read More »
In case you haven’t been paying attention the Mega Millions Jackpot is worth $216 million Annuity or $126.9 million cash option. After your 35% Federal and 5.3% State taxes it works out to $75.75 million in your pocket (or mine as I’m hoping). Come on go out and play. Maybe one of us will win enough money to take on…Read More »
Please find below highlights from some of today’s editorial pages. The Sunday Eagle Tribune “Patrick’s tax plan will drive out more businesses” The Eagle Tribune opines about how Deval Patrick is perfoming the old bait and switch with his low income property tax credit. Leave it to a Democratic governor to spin a $500 million tax grab as tax relief…Read More »
“Amy” Gorin of 224 Big bucks Lane, “Swellesley” rode down in the new Sedan “Devalle” to Washington DC this weekend with her new “boss”(s).
It’s not hard to envision or imagine celebratory Dom Perigion being quaffed behihind raised smoked glass lest the State Police “Chauffeur” ( at $60/hr+) detail overhear the “conversation” and muffled laughter.
I guess i’m just jealous…
Fox News Channel has a new show on blogs starting tonight at 10:30 p.m. It’s called “It’s Out There” In keeping with its Fair and Balanced reputation the show will feature Democratic Strategist Kirsten Powers and Conservative columnist and blogger Michelle Malkin. The tease on Foxnews.com is: Who’s being named? What’s being said? Which secrets will rock politics? This…Read More »
URGENT: YOUR input is needed now! The Supreme Judicial Court has published a “Notice and Comment” TOPIC: Standards for Representation of children and others “under a disability” LINK TO NOTICE: http://www.mass.gov/… Three downloadable .pdf documents are located at the above link: 1. TITLE of Document #1: “The Supreme Judicial Court’s Standing Advisory Committee on the rules of Professional conduct…Read More »
It looks like the Greater Boston Young Republicans are not letting Deval off the hook. In his Pols and Politics briefing Dave Wedge of the Boston Herald has the following: The Greater Boston Young Republicans apparently are not 100 percent content with Patrick’s decision to personally pay $543 toward his new Cadillac’s $1,166-a-month lease. Members of the group want a…Read More »
Deville, bot the Governor and the car, made a trip to Washington this weekend (Boston Herald “PR woes follow Gov to D.C.: Patrick takes posse, new Caddy to Washington” While going to the Governors Association meetings is certainly a legitimate use of the Governors time, did he really have to bring the Caddy? State police drove Patrick’s Cadillac DTS…Read More »