Patricia Saint Aubin’s press team sent out the following release. Norfolk, MA – Pledging to ensure that her office is a truly independent watchdog for state taxpayers, Patricia Saint Aubin announced her candidacy for Massachusetts State Auditor as a Republican today. Saint Aubin, who resides in Norfolk with her husband Ralph Greggs, has extensive private sector experience in the financial,…Read More »
In a show of what a great Auditor Suzanne Bump will be for Massachusetts, she is still running Facebook ads. Wouldn’t it have been smart to have put a “hard” stop to these ads at 8PM last night? If this is the way she wastes her own money, just imagine how she’ll allow waste of ours. Great job Massachusetts!!…Read More »
In a thoughtful balanced editorial, the Boston Globe endorsed Mary Connaughton this monring. For all the right reasons. Now I know some people here regularly sneer at Boston Globe endorsements, but this is a good one. Connaughton, whose outspokenness as a member of the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority board is balanced by her professional background as a certified public accountant for…Read More »
Ms. Connaughton goes on and on about her experience managing finances as a reason she should get our votes for Auditor over Suzanne Bump. However, it looks like her financial management experience was deemed lackluster at best: What Connaughton does not mention in her stump speech is that while she oversaw the lottery’s finances in the mid-1990s, the agency was…Read More »
( – promoted by Mike “DD4RP” Rossettie) One of the most important races coming up this year is the one for state auditor — not because it’s a close race, not because it’s Republicans’ best shot at winning a statewide constitutional office in over a decade, but because of the power of the position. Even if Charlie Baker wins, we’ll…Read More »
Since we critically commented on the Mary Connoughton-Suzanne Bump on NECN, I hope everyone saw the debate on Keller-at-Large this morning. Mary was terrific, she answered every question, even going out of her way to say “thank you for that question” at one point! And she LOOKS like a real auditor, makes a very strong case for herself.
(Formatting edited. Video Brought to the top of post. – promoted by Mike “DD4RP” Rossettie) Today, the Republican and Democratic nominees for Massachusetts state Auditor – Mary Connaughton and Suzanne Bump, respectively – squared off on NECN’s Broadside with Jim Braude. The video is embedded below the fold for your viewing pleasure. Take a watch and rate her performance. I’d…Read More »