Tag Archives: Bill Weld

Getting to 50.1%: Evaluating Massachusetts Republican Victory Coalitions

(Good analysis – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) This diary was cross-posted from Red Racing Horses. Introduction For the past half century, Massachusetts has been one of the country’s most reliably Democratic states. However, certain Republicans running there in the past 30 years have been able to break through the state’s traditional Republican ceiling and win the Bay State…

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Gabriel Gomez: Republicans for Obama

I didn’t think this was going to be necessary.  Really I didn’t.  After all, how could it even be possible the “Obama Wing” of the Republican Party could have even a chance to win a Republican primary? Sure, Gomez had some insider support.  They flexed their political muscle to get some people in line.  He bought some more by opening…

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Thank you Scott Brown, and thank you Team Brown.

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) September 2009 was pretty bleak.  The likelihood of anyone from our party making the upcoming special election competitive was small, the chances of winning were dismal.  But Scott Brown stepped into the breach – thanks to what he did and what Team Brown did – the people who tirelessly made calls and…

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Weld vs. Schwarzenegger

I can’t help but laugh at the sorry state of California, the big-government conservatism (neo-conservatism, national greatness, whatever) that failed this country for the last eight years has failed that great state for the last six. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, supposedly a great Republican moderate in the mold of former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld, has presided over a massive expansion…

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Weld was never a solid Republican

This is the result of watered down social moderates and liberals who happen to be Republican based on fiscal conservative positions. They are less likely to remain loyal to the party and there can be only a few better examples than the pro-choice, leftist judiciary appointing, Grateful Dead uber fan William Weld. In an ultimate betrayal the Red Rino has…

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