Tag Archives: Michael Widmer

Five Things: Dan Wolf ACORN Organizer that Shut Down a McDonalds, Gregoire Lies to Chamber & more.

Dan Wolf’s ACORN Organizing Past The Daily Caller obtained video showing, State Senator Dan Wolr – who is set to resign on August 29 – talking to a crowd at the Tatnuck Bookstore on Tuesday August 20, 2013.  He regales the gathering with stories of his ACORN organizing past.  Including how he shut down a private small business – a…

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Five Things: Widmer on Software Tax, Eno on Herald Radio, and more…

NECN: Michael Widmer on Software Tax Michael Widmer, and others weigh in on the software tax in response to Florida Governor Chris Scott’s letter to Massachusetts businesses.  Scott told business leaders that his state was more competitive and they should relocate. Rob Eno on Herald Radio I will be on Boston Herald Radio this morning in the 7am hour.  I…

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Five Blind Mice eviscerate municipal reform

In politics and government as in life there are few immutable truths.  Here is one: If an elected official is proud of something – if he thinks it is a good thing and worthy of praise –  he does not announce it on a Friday evening, via a written statement. Here is another: If an elected official knows something he…

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How do you know it’s not a real Taxpayers’ organization? Deval Patrick gives the keynote

Conservatives have always been wary of the so called Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation (MTF). Unlike the Citizens for Limited Taxation and other taxpayer organizations the MTF is a front for big business and big government. If you needed another piece of data to help you understand this is the case, tonight gives it to you. Governor Deval Patrick, the leader of…

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