Tag Archives: Tom Finneran

Video Flashback: House Dean Scaccia praises convicted former speakers to open current session

Over the weekend I was reminded that during the opening meeting of the current legislative session, the House Dean, Angelo Scaccia (D-Hyde Park), praised two convicted former Speakers of the House, and an under indictment, soon to be convicted, Sal Dimasi.  Luckily the legislature’s website still had the video, which is presented here. Things you will learn in this video.…

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CVarley Filling in for Tom Finneran Friday AM on WRKO

Just an invitation to tune in as I debut on WRKO Friday morning, July 8th, 5:30 – 9:00 on AM680 WRKO. I’ll be on with Todd Feinberg talking TEA party issues as well as what’s in the news. We’re working on booking a special call-in or two as well. Hope you tune in and call in.  I am looking forward…

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Charley Manning’s Competition

Congratulations to veteran political consultant Charley Manning, who’s been selected to replace Rush Limbaugh on WRKO-AM in Boston. Manning is a quick wit, a sharp observer and someone who doesn’t suffer fools gladly. With the strong local lineup of Manning, Tom Finneran, Todd Feinburg, Howie Carr and weekend hosts Avi Nelson and Kevin Whalen, WRKO should remain in good health…

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Finneran Seeks Bush Pardon

Former House speaker Thomas M. Finneran, seeking to cleanse the stain left by his 2007 conviction for obstruction of justice, is angling for a last-minute pardon from President Bush and has lined up a group of former Massachusetts governors to back his request. Finneran submitted an application for a presidential pardon last month, and the four governors – Democrat Michael…

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