Jim McHugh turned in his resignation papers yesterday. Holy moly! The Gaming Commission is imploding quicker than even I could have wished for. When the feds are investigating land deals, the mayor is making the case you’re running a corrupt process, you’re caught habitually violating well-known open meeting laws, the A.G. wonders out loud whether you’re on the level, and…Read More »
( – promoted by Paul R. Ferro) Just asking! For those of us who have been following the travails of trying to kill crony capitalism in the form of the Export-Import bank, the Massachusetts senior senator’s support of corporate welfare is no surprise. We’re waiting for the Boston Globe to probe the “populist” Professor’s position on an issue that should…Read More »
Our local press chimes in on the Planned Parenthood videos:
Some news outlets seemed dismissive of the troubling questions raised by the Planned Parenthood sting by focusing on the group that produced the videos or covering it as a political dispute. Is the press dodging a difficult issue?
View on YouTube I don’t necessarily disagree with much of what was…
The AG to investigate:
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey said she will look into Planned Parenthood in Massachusetts to determine whether any local offices may have been involved in the tissue donation controversy that has hit the women’s health group over the past week. “My office spoke with Planned Parenthood and they assured us this type of alleged activity…
From Jim Wallace at GOAL: BOSTON (July 22, 2015) – The Gun Owners’ Action League (GOAL), announced today it will file new legislation, “An Act Relative to ‘Gun Free’ Zones” to address problems with the state’s “Gun Free” zones. This important legislation will be filed on GOAL’s behalf by Rep. John C. Velis (D-Westfield) and will create a commission to…Read More »
Peter Lucas: As ISIS gets stronger, feckless Obama is still apologizing for the Crusades. Clearly, the ISIS terrorists are winning the war on the Internet, in the media and on television… The bottom line is that Obama will not send American ground troops to fight in the Mideast, or in the Levant, as he calls it, because the Levant…Read More »
What did you guys think of the first Baker/Rosenberg/DeLeo budget? I’ll tell you what I thought. Stan Rosenberg is in over his head and the Senate will suffer because of it. Did Stan get anything significant for the Senate? Was this budget one of many frustrations the very liberal Stan is having with the conservative Baker and the more conservative…Read More »
The Huffington Post has announced that it will report on Donald Trump only under the section of ‘Entertainment’. They do not take him seriously as a Presidential contender and claim he is really only a sideshow. Read it here: Many are annoyed seeing as Trump is actually leading the GOP polls, but I think it is very good news…Read More »
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From last night’s Greater Boston show.
Senator Linda Dorecena Forry (@ldforry), who wants to expand eligibility to many undocumented immigrants who meet certain criteria, and Representative Marc Lombardo (@MarcTLombardo), who wants to restrict in-state tuition eligibility to U.S. citizens and permanent residents, discuss the debate over whether undocumented immigrants…