Wishing everyone a happy Christmas season. Let’s make 2016 memorable! …Read More »
Republican State Committee Candidates Republican State Committee races will be more contested than ever in 2016. Of the 80 seats, only 10 Statecommitteeman seats, and 16 Statecommitteewoman seats are unchallenged, meaning that there will be 54 contested races. Attached is a roster of candidates, by district. …Read More »
Will religious liberty survive in Massachusetts?
mentioned: @MAFamilyInst The Argument: Should the president be chosen by popular vote?
mentioned: @RepDooley Harvard reverses course on “placemats for social justice”
link: http://bit.ly/1ULmwrv Camargo, Lyons exchange barbs
mentioned: @RepJimLyons Lawmakers are worried about privacy with new tolling system
mentioned: @RepGeoffDiehl Chappa-Quit-It
(BOSTON- December 16, 2015) The Beacon Hill Institute is pleased to offer its revenue forecast for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 and (FY) 2017.
BHI predicts that tax revenues will be:
* $25.9 billion in FY 2016, 4% over FY 2015, and
* $27.4 billion in FY 2017, 5.6% over FY 2016. The 4% increase for FY 2016 and the 5.6%…
So I wrote the following in 2013. Sadly, given that we’re having this intra-party fight again, I feel the need to repost it. “What is the one thing that can unite the MassGOP? Hint: It starts with “R”. We just had our monthly RTC meeting this past Wednesday, and our State Committeeman was there to give us an update from…Read More »
December is a month where much of humanity defies the frigid darkness by celebrating what may be our most joyous holiday. Christians and non-Christians alike have taken to the spirit of Christmas to celebrate in their own ways. Words of peace and joy and good cheer are shared with all. This year though, we enter the season with a darkness…Read More »
Why do some of us think that the Donald is a plant for HRC? He is potentially the worst president ever, but she’s got a proven record of failures and flip-flops on economics, foreign policy, and civil liberties. Source: Why Hillary Clinton Should Thank God for Donald Trump…Read More »
Regulars of the Talk Show Party King Howie Carr are used to hearing hot-air forecasts. Big ones that seem to matter to him. For years, Howie has been pushing the meme that the Globe will be “going out of business.” Exact date unknown. To be sure, the Globe has suffered financially over the years in part to tone-deaf moves and…Read More »
We first met Corie in Boston when she was organizing a Tea Party rally in 2009 on the Boston Common. She had all the enthusiasm and sunshine that the few and lonely band of conservatives in Massachusetts would relish. Thoughtful and energetic Corie brought a libertarian air to the Tea Party, an ideologically porous amalgam of opposition to Wall Street, …Read More »
Massachusetts National Committee Woman Chanel Prunier writes an intriguing editorial for the New Boston Post arguing that the wildly popular Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker needs to leverage his sky-high popularity to push seemingly unpopular public policy positions. Prunier writes in part: I’m a Republican who agrees far more with Baker’s philosophy than Patrick’s. So why do I find myself wishing…Read More »