As previously reported by “Karl Mark” on this blog, Mike Heffernan has announced for Treasurer as a Republican. Here is his press release: Boston, MA – Mike Heffernan, a successful executive and entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in the financial sector, today announced his candidacy for Treasurer and Receiver General of Massachusetts. “I’m running for Treasurer to use…Read More »
(More from Mike’s About Page: Candidate for Treasurer and Receiver General Mike Heffernan brings over 25 years of deep private sector experience from senior leadership roles in financial services, capital markets and entrepreneurship. Mike is a Co-Founder and Advisory Board member of Mobiquity, Inc., a Massachusetts-based tech start up in the mobile-IT professional services space. Over the past three years,…Read More »
According to a breaking news story on Boston.com, Grossman, in trying to gain an edge over Polito in what polls suggest is a very tight race, wrongly asserts that she secured plates reserved for a charity auction. http://www.boston.com/news/loc… Should anyone be surprised that Grossman defaulted to the gutter style, dirty politics of the past. Massachusetts deserves so much better than…Read More »
Based on the facts laid out in this article, it sure seems like it: The “RS” license plates, in existence for seven years, have been so popular that the Registry of Motor Vehicles is running out. When six plates were auctioned for charity in 2003, they drew huge sums: Ben Affleck paid $50,000 for the number 1, and Red…Read More »
This afternoon, the Boston Herald officially announced its endorsement of Karyn Polito for the office of State Treasurer.
..The edge goes to Polito, a hard-nosed fiscal conservative, who has pledged not to accept a state pension and will work to get all elected officials out of that system…. Reforming the way the current pension fund is managed – now with…
(Patrick and Cahill have some xplainin to do. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) The state’s pension obligations next year are set to cost taxpayers about $900 million more than the current year, and Karyn Polito yesterday asked the Patrick administration why this information was not disclosed to investors when the Commonwealth went to market over the summer with…Read More »
The Worcester Telegram and Gazette has officially announced its endorsement of Karyn Polito for the office of State Treasurer.
Here’s some of what they said:
Shrewsbury’s Karyn Polito has earned a reputation as a tenacious advocate for better government. During 10 years as a state representative, she has been an outspoken leader of a vastly outnumbered band of Republicans, and…