Tag Archives: Fundraisers

O’Connell Receives Strong Show Of Support

Over 300 people attended the “Reformer’s Reception” held by State Representative Shaunna O’Connell (R-Taunton) last Friday (September 20, 2013) at Benjamin’s Restaurant in Taunton, MA. Boston Herald columnist & WRKO talk show host Howie Carr was a special guest at the standing-room-only event with State Representative Geoff Diehl (R-Whitman) acting as the evening’s master of ceremonies. Also in attendance was…

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Five Things: Worcester Urban Renewal Eminent Domain, Claros Fund., Boldyga milks goat and more….

Worcester <3s Kelo Decision Worcester, Massachusetts is planning on doing their best Connecticut city impersonation, and planning on using eminent domain to seize buildings from property owners they feel aren’t utilizing their property correctly.  The Telegram has the story. Now they are threatening to wrest ownership of the small, indoor shopping center at 22 Front St., across from City Hall,…

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Thank you all… My initial thoughts

Below is what I posted on facebook a few moments ago.  Mostly for friends and family, many of whom lost a good friend on 9/11, Brian Kinney of Lowell.  We also had another family member, and alumni in my cousin Ron and his family hurt in this heinous attack.  It’s pretty raw, but what I’m thinking right now.  Before you…

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What should I expect from attending a political fundraiser?

I’m a young adult in the tech sector, and as new to politics as I am to bourgeois respectability.  As I’m planning to max out to the GOP statewide slate later this summer, I’m considering attending a fundraiser or three, but I was wondering what to expect? What are some common mistakes or faux-pas that novices make, and what are…

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