Tag Archives: signatures

rich bastien doesnt make ballot

according to his twitter feed, former rep rich bastien of gardener did not get enough signatures to be on the ballot this year. he also appears to rule out acampaign as a write in, as he says he will spend his summer fishing. i know this was a good pickup opportunity, and gardener is missing out on a great rep.…

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Big Ups to Signature Gatherers!

Huge kudos to Polito’s Peeps who amassed over 13,000 raw signatures in her bid to become our next treasurer.  According to sources close to the Grossman camp, they had 8,000 certified signatures into municipal clerks across the Commonwealth. We had… just under 7,000 (as of yesterday), which is a much closer margin than Martha Coakley’s 17,000 certified to Scott Brown’s…

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Latest from Carla Howell: We’re scared but ready to take on teachers’ union

Here’s are selections from the latest dispatch from the Howell-Cloud drive to abolish the personal income tax.
A Disturbing Message from Michael Cloud I’m scared. Not panicked, but scared of what they’ll try to do to knock our END the Income Tax Initiative Off the Ballot. Why? In yesterday’s Boston Globe (6/4/08): “In a major embarrassment to Republican leaders in…

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Beatty Press Release: Thanking Volunteers & Staff for Nomination Drive and Campaign Outline

US SENATE CANDIDATE JEFF BEATTY THANKS VOLUNTEERS AND STAFF FOR SUCCESSFUL NOMINATION DRIVE, OUTLINES CAMPAIGN TO NOVEMBER

Grass roots effort results in 17 thousand certified signatures delivered to the Secretary of State’s office, assuring Beatty’s place on ballot Boston – US Senate candidate Jeff Beatty, Republican, celebrated gaining access to the ballot by personally thanking supporters and volunteers who powered…

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State: Ogonowski 30 signatures short for Senate bid

State: Ogonowski 30 signatures short for Senate bid

By Matt Murphy, mmurphy@lowellsun.com

Article Last Updated: 06/03/2008 06:24:23 PM EDT BOSTON — Republican Senate hopeful Jim Ogonowski has fallen 30 signatures short of qualifying for the ballot this fall to run against Sen. John Kerry, according to the Secretary of State’s office. Shortly after the 5 p.m. deadline, Galvin spokeswoman Brian…

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Statement from the Ogonowski Campaign

Here is a statement from the Ogonowski Campaign. ” Earlier today, the Ogonowski Campaign released a statement signifying that more than 10,000 certified signatures would be submitted on behalf of Jim Ogonowski to the Secretary of State’s Office. That statement was accurate and those signatures were delivered. However, when submitted to the Secretary of State’s Office we were notified that…

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Boston Globe 5:34 PM June 3: Ogonowski fails by 30 signatures

In a major embarrassment to Republican leaders in Massachusetts and in the US Senate, Jim Ogonowski, the party’s anointed candidate to challenge Democratic Senator John F. Kerry, failed by a razor-thin margin today to qualify for the GOP primary ballot. With Ogonowski’s stunning blunder, the only GOP name on the primary ballot will be Jeff Beatty, a little-known security expert…

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