Not one member of the Massachusetts delegation voted to approve the Keystone pipeline. …Read More »
The Boston Globe reported this morning, as did the Boston Herald, that Chanel Prunier and Steve Aylward are both, independently, considering a run for Republican Party Chair. Baker’s camp declined to comment on the 2018 remarks. But the Swampscott Republican publicly backed Hughes for another two-year term yesterday, saying the Quincy city councilor “deserves a lot of credit” for…Read More »
Charlie Baker has wasted no time reiterating his support for embattled chair Kisten Hughes: “I think Kirsten deserves a lot of credit for the success we had as a party in bringing more balance to Beacon Hill,” he said, referring to his own victory in the governor’s race last week and the addition of a handful of GOP seats in…Read More »
The latest edition of Commonwealth Magazine has an insightful article written by James Aloisi. He opines that this year’s state election might turn out to be a watershed moment if opportunities are seized to position Massachusetts at the forefront of economic development. However, the former Deval Patrick cabinet member issued this warning: For the Democratic Party, this is a watershed…Read More »
( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) In 1948, Democrats in Massachusetts were tired of seeing statewide candidates win in districts held by Republican lawmakers. They also knew that in order for their candidate Paul Dever to beat incumbent Republican Governor Robert Bradford, they had to do better than in 1946 when he beat Maurice Tobin. Tobin had been…Read More »
The Republican Party has gained a new member.
http://www.scottlively.net/201… Today I changed my affiliation from unenrolled to Republican. Starting today my role in Massachusetts (in addition to serving as pastor) will be to help the Christian conservatives take the GOP back from the RINOs. After the first of the year I will make myself available as a motivator and organizer…
( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) Baker may tighten grip on state GOP: The governor-elect, in an unexpected move, is supporting the party’s embattled chairwoman for another term. He is also backing as executive director of the party a 24-year-old data guru who played a central role in his campaign, and pitching his campaign manager as an…Read More »
Looking at legislative map for next session, some interesting patterns. — Paul Craney (@pauldiegocraney) November 11, 2014 You could drive from Brewster to Gill and be in GOP state representative districts due to @TRWhelan & @lee4rep. #mapoli — Paul Craney (@pauldiegocraney) November 11, 2014 You can drive from Newburryport to Saugus and be in GOP state representative districts. #mapoli —…Read More »
As with the Senate results, this is based upon my best knowledge of the outcome of the House of Representatives elections, relying most heavily upon www.masslive.com. The House has several very close results, so the possibility of districts flipping between now and certification does exist.
Republican Seats Held
3rd Barnstable: Vieira (R-Falmouth) unopposed
5th Barnstable: Hunt (R-Sandwich) 63% def. Terry…