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Bleg: City of Boston Election! What’s a conservative, libertarian, Republican supposed to do?

Next Tuesday, Boston voters go to the polls to whittle down the field for mayor and city council. Boston holds “nonpartisan” elections so activist Republicans are sidelined so to speak. Given the liberal field (yes you have to pick your poison) what does a Republican do next week? Moreover if it were perceived that one candidate had a near lock…

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How Does One Spell Campaign Implosion? F E R R O

So Rick Green has only been a Registered Republican since 2011 (Source: Town of Pepperell residence listing). And Kirsten Hughes registered to vote as a Republican in Quincy in 1998 at the age of 22 (Source: Hughes Quincy voter registration card). Yet, Paul Ferro and Matt Elder in their zeal for Mr. Green, are going to lecture the Quincy City…

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MassGOP Post Debate Thoughts

On Thursday night I attended the MassGOP Debate in Lexington. I thought each candidate did an excellent job in explaining their platform and views, and many of the concerns I had were allayed – as well as some of my hopes strengthened. I’ll start with some background on my perspective, then move into the candidates. My first experience with Republican…

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Cavaretta and D’Arcangelo: Proposed 2013 Organizational Structure

Dear MassGOP State Committee Members, Conservative Activists and (R) Elected Officials: As we speak with members, some conversations continue to be had regarding our projected 2013 Organizational Structure for the MassGOP. With that said, we would take the following steps to break new ground and lead with purpose and vision from February 1. Some significant “structural” changes we are proposing…

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Five Themes That Will Govern the Cavaretta-D’Arcangelo Campaign

1. Our efforts at driving the 2013 Chairman’s debate and discussion are based on Ground Game, Grassroots and Geography. 2. We feel the State Party must boost our urban competitiveness and minority outreach. It’s simple electoral math. 3. David and I will work closely with our GOP Stars and State Committee Members on commissioning a positive, Public Relations Strategy and…

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Cavaretta: A Message to Fellow Activists, Elected Officials and State Committee Members

Dear Fellow Republican

and Conservative Activists: I’m running for MA GOP Chair to run Republican campaigns more effectively; By offering our candidates an incentive-based roadmap for support [www.NewMassPlaybook.com]; with a new MA GOP message and updated brand that competes everywhere in our state, (including our capital city of Boston), with broader appeal to minorities, women and the unaffiliated; to develop…

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Cavaretta and D’Arcangelo: Experience Matters

Malden City Councillor David D’Arcangelo and I enter the race for Party Chairmen to use our 30 years, combined political experience to reform the MA GOP; to debate big ideas and ways to involve all activists; to implement our Reform Plan which has been published for 24 months; and to help our State Committee Members and Elected Officials fulfill our…

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