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Survey USA Poll Bodes Well For Bech

An April 11th through 14th Survey USA poll places John McCain 18% above Barak Obama in Western & Central Massachusetts.  McCain’s coattails will likely have the biggest impact on Nathan Bech who is running for Congress in the Massachusetts 1st Congressional District which includes all of Berkshire & Franklin County along with large portions of Hampshire, Hampden, Worchester and some…

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Nutty Professor not Kosher

Olver, who sits on the House Appropriations Committee, would have embarassed his predecessor, the late U.S. Rep. Silvio O. Conte. The Pittsfield Republican once donned a pig snout during a press conference to protest pork barrel spending. David E. Williams, vice president of policy at the Citizens Against Government Waste, a nonpartisan congressional watchdog group, characterized Olver as being the…

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