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“Derail” Patrick breaks another promise

Property tax relief and South Coast Rail were the two promises Patrick offered to southeastern Massachusetts voters in exchange for their votes in 2006. We know what happened to the first one…an update on the second… Patrick ran on two promises to Massachusetts; property tax relief and South Coast Rail. The property tax promise was as empty as the stands…

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Bristol County sheriff’s debate shows why Hodgson is Massachusetts’ own ‘Wyatt Earp’

With 38 days to go before elections, both challengers to the Republican Sheriff of Bristol County, Tom Hodgson, failed to stand out from the other. In fact, it was quite apparent that the seated sheriff carried the day. Facing numerous accusations by both Representative John Quinn (D-9th Bristol) and retired MA State Police Lt. Alan Garcia (Independent), the sheriff demanded…

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Getting Lectured on “Financial Reform” and “Risk Taking” by Socialists

Down here on the Massachusetts South Coast and in the 4th  Congressional District I’m a little tired of getting lectured on the subject of “financial reform”  and “risk taking” by socialists. I mean when was the last time either President Obama or Barney Frank ran their own business like the strongest Conservative candidate running against Barney Frank, Earl Sholley and…

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VIDEO: Charlie Baker in New Bedford, calling on Governor to help the struggling MA fishing industry

As I was at these various meetings with Charlie Baker as he met with members of the New Bedford scallop & ground fisheries fleet I wanted to share this brand new video with everyone. Included are comments by not only Charlie Baker but by fishing industry leaders, State Senator Bruce Tarr, State Representative George Peterson, & Bristol County Sheriff Tom…

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