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Tisei comes out swinging: Ultraliberal Tierney “out of touch” on public debt problem

One day after claiming the entire field to himself, GOP congressional candidate Richard Tisei today blasted incumbent Democrat John Tierney’s failure to curb the nation’s unsustainable public debt. Tisei, a former State Senator, also scored Tierney for rejecting the proposals made by the Super Committee last year. He said that Tierney was well to the left of President Barack Obama.…

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Debt R Us

Underneath the bluster of toll hikes, and the paltry $90 million or so that’ll bring in, (notice how small millions, and lately, even billions has become?) Governor Patrick’s plan is vividly silent as to who will assume the MTA’s debt of approximately $2.2 billion, including approximately $1.2 billion in senior lien debt and $953 million in subordinate lien debt. With…

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