The Standard-Times of New Bedford published this article in today’s edition for the Iowa Caucuses to be held later tonight. They sought the opinions of a trio of South Coast Republicans that included Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson, activist Jacob Ventura, and myself. Here is only a brief excerpt of a much longer piece which can be found in its…Read More »
(#33? Potential candidates should start lining up support now. – promoted by Paul R. Ferro) Could Natick, Millis, and Sherborn see a 3rd special election in just over a year? If Rep. David Linsky is appointed as Middlesex Sheriff, the answer will be yes. State Rep. David Linsky said yesterday he has been approached by several law enforcement officials asking…Read More »
(The Globe may be liberal but they have been good government minded in the last six months, and we should give them credit for it. First they broke the probation story now they find out about DiPaola’s intention to double dip and stop it. There’s more to the story. Fox25 uncovered that DiPaola allegedly used campaign contributions for personal…Read More »
I’m curious about something. My daily commute takes me through several legislative districts and counties. Among all the various candidate signs that I see, both large and small, it seems as though the biggest and most numerous are for sheriff races.
It is my opinion that the sheriff position is either a retirement plan or a stepping stone to something…
BREAKING NEWS: State Representative Lew Evangelidis (R) has announced that he is officially running for Worcester County Sheriff. This news has been expected for some time. He currently represents the Frist Worcester district including the towns of Holden, Hubbardston, Oakham, Princeton, Rutland, Sterling and Westminster. More information can be found on his campaign website LewEvangelidis.org or his facebook page.…Read More »
(We interrupt this wicked intense Senate race to bring you something hyperlocal. (HEH) – promoted by Garrett Quinn)
It appears that long time (Since 1978) Berkshire County Sheriff Carmen C. Massimiano Jr. will not stand for re-election in 2010, and a boat load of Berkshire Democrats are already running for the seat.
Massimiano Pulls Out of Race
PITTSFIELD – Berkshire…
http://www.southcoasttoday.com… Almost every year, the seven independent county sheriffs in Massachusetts – seven other sheriffs are under the state’s control – report budget shortfalls and request supplemental budgets from the state Executive Office of Finance and Administration. He [Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson] accuses Gov. Deval Patrick of playing politics, alleging the governor’s office intentionally underfunded his department to gain…Read More »