Tag Archives: money

What makes you want to keep donating to a campaign, or to stop donating?

We’re facing the end of campaign season, and fundraising is more important now than ever before.

Have you donated to a candidate in the past?  What makes you want to continue donating, or to stop donating altogether? Many candidates were able to phone their early supporters, which goes a long way towards ensuring their continuing support. Peter Schiff giving out…

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“Mihos owes more than $600,000 in bills”, Cape Cod Times headline

Cape Cod Times weighs in on growing Mihos problems.  Judge to decide case tomorrow in Plymouth Superior. Campaign manager Joe Manzoli is quoted in Globe as saying campaign not listing debts to past vendors to the campaign was an “oversight”.  That’s what Joe Manzoli said in interview. Manzoli is from Shrewsbury and is a former candidate for party chairman.  There…

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Patrick Administration ‘Disagrees’ with Saving Taxpayer $$?

( – promoted by DD4RP) You guys see this quote in the Globe yesterday? http://www.boston.com/news/loc… {http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2009/08/09/state_police_union_urges_audit_of_agency/?page=1} Terrel Harris, a spokesman for the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, released a statement Friday saying, “While we appreciate the union’s effort to help us find efficiencies, we disagree with the methodology used to assess our ranks and the recommendations for saving…

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This Program Is A Clunker

CNN Money What’s another $4,500,000,000.00 between friends?   If you haven’t heard of this plan yet, the government wants to give $4,500 to a million people to buy new cars.  Of course, there is a catch.  Your old car must get 18 or fewer mpg while your new car must get at least 22 mpg.  So, if you’re like me…

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A Bad Sign?

The SFGate reports: The U.S. Mint is temporarily halting sales of its American Buffalo 24-karat gold coins because it can’t keep up with soaring demand as investors seek the safety of gold amid economic turbulence. The 1-ounce coin has a face value of $50 but is priced for sale according to the fluctuating value of gold. How are you dealing…

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