Tag Archives: 2007 Congressional Race (MA-05)

Beltway Boys Argue over Ogo!

( – promoted by Patrick) It appears our own Jim Ogonowski is becoming a national metaphor for immigration issues. On the recent airing of the Fox News pundit show, Beltway Boys’, Mort Kondrake and Fred Barnes argues over the significance of our recent special election. Mort – a McCainiac – admitted the POWER of the illegal immigration issue, but said…

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I’m taking the 5th

( – promoted by Patrick) As a keyboard activist sitting on the sidelines, I don’t have to recover emotionally or physically from yesterday’s Special Election in the 5th Congressional District, giving me the luxury of punditizing (is that a word?) early about the race.  EaBo was right when he said this was an uphill, but still very winnable, seat for…

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Remembrance of Things Past

Yes, nostalgia helped Niki Tsongas win Tuesday’s Fifth Congressional District race against Jim Ogonowski–but so what? Look, nostalgia may not be a “legitimate” reason to vote for a candidate, but it is a reality, and people shouldn’t gripe when it results in political outcomes they don’t like. Sometimes nostalgia works in your favor: after all, nostalgia is one of the…

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Eye of the Tiger and Amazing Grace

As you all know I’ve been pushing Jim Ogonowski hard over the past six months.  Besides my normal job, the campaign has taken most of my time.  I’ve done this because I truly believe in Jim and his message that our government is broken and we need to reform Washington.  Our differently winged friends have done their best to destroy…

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Down To The Wire

( – promoted by Patrick) Wow. What a difference a weekend makes. I had been away on family business until yesterday so naturally the first thing I did after getting back to a normal routine was to catch up on a backlog of reading & call around to check out how the MA-05 political scene was shaping up. The last…

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Ogonowski Launches new Ad: Illegal Immigrants

Jim Ogonowski today launched a new radio ad: “Illegal Immigrants”.  Over the last few days the stark difference between Jim Ogonowski and Niki Tsongas has become crystal clear on this issue.  This ad factually highlights those differences. Script For “Illegal Immigrants” (RADIO: 60): ANNOUNCER: And now for something truly incredible: You already know Niki Tsongas supports amnesty for illegal aliens.…

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