Baker expects liberals to woo, but the radical activists only boo. An article has been making the rounds this week that captured the attention of party leaders across the state, at least if Evan Falhchuk’s Sponsored Content on Facebook is any indication. It’s about letting men into women’s restrooms and locker rooms. Governor Baker hasn’t given that his full-throated endorsement,…Read More »
The news came in this morning from CLT in a press release: Taxpayer champion Barbara Anderson dies at 73 Citizens for Limited Taxation announces with deep sadness the passing of Barbara C. Anderson on April 8, 2016. Barbara was 73 and had been battling leukemia for several months. For the past forty years Barbara Anderson was a relentless advocate for…Read More »
The Republican State Committee voted last night to add the following 6 State Committee members to the Allocation Committee of the MA-GOP. Top six elected:
Kemp – 58
Case – 46
Palmer – 45
Andrulis – 40
Smiley – 37
Toohey – 33
On a motion by Republican State Committeeman Marty Lamb, and by unanimous consent, Desiree Awiszio was elected ‘Honorary Member’ of the Massachusetts Republican State Committee last night. Desiree is the gold standard for volunteerism inside the Party. She has served on campaigns too numerous to mention. Some of her most recent achievements were as Deputy Campaign Manager for ‘Mike Sullivan…Read More »
Region 1 – Rich Berrena Region 2 – Mindy McKenzie Hebert Region 3 – Rob Capucci Region 4 – Todd Taylor Region 5 – Mark Townsend The Region 4 votes was not finalized until this morning. Todd Taylor had won the seat by a vote of 9 to 8, after the person chairing the caucus broke the tie with…Read More »
With little dissent, the term of Kirsten Hughes as Chair was extended through 2016. Ron Kaufman was re-elected by unanimous proclamation as National Committeeman. Keiko Orall defeated Chanel Prunier to become the new National Committeewoman by a vote of 41 to 37, with one blank. Angela Davis was re-appointed as Secretary. Brendan O’Connell lost to incumbent Treasurer Brent Anderson by…Read More »
Introduction Let’s start with what this post is NOT about:
It’s not about contrasting the records of the candidates. There are plenty of other posts for that.
It’s not about making a last minute plea to consider one candidate over the other.
It’s not about specific criticisms of anyone either elected or incumbent on the State Committee.