Tag Archives: Deval Patrick

Baker’s Cabinet Choices Reflects His Management Philosophy

A recent Boston Globe article posits that a few conservatives within the Massachusetts Republican Party have expressed serious concerns over some of the cabinet appointments being made by Governor Charlie Baker. “We are bracing ourselves,” said Mark Fisher, the GOP’s Tea Party gubernatorial candidate who was crushed in his primary challenge against Baker. “Charlie said he wasn’t going to raise…

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Deval Patrick (D) gets an F from the Cato Institute

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– promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) From the report entitled Fiscal Policy Report Card on America’s Governors 2014 “Governor Patrick’s low score results mainly from his record of proposed and enacted tax increases. In 2012 he proposed higher taxes on cigarettes and corporations. In 2013 he signed into law increases in sales taxes, cigarette taxes, and gas taxes.…

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Ed Lyons Talks Health Connector

Ed Lyons joined me today on Boston Herald Radio to talk about what he uncovered with the Health Connector.   It is an infuriating story, but a worthy listen.  We all should be demanding answers from our leaders. Share the audio far and wide. It plays in facebook if you share the link.…

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I am a Blessed Man; Thoughts on Immigration

( – promoted by Paul R. Ferro) I’ll start with a recap of the situation we’re all aware of. We’re being overrun by illegal aliens, and our government  – both state and federal – is pushing them onto us as if it is the duty of Massachusetts or the United States to feed, clothe, and educate the entire planet via…

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Mass just pulled the plug on its Obamacare exchange, why does our exchange boss still have a job?

The Massachusetts Health Connector, according to public records, spent approximately $3.5M to develop  their original online health exchange.  Less than a year after the Massachusetts Legislature voted to allow the Connector authority to develop a new exchange multiple news outlets are reporting that the connector has spent over $100M on a website they are pulling the plug on. Now it…

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Deval Patrick Stopped Reporting Child Deaths in 2007

According to the Every Child Matters Education Fund the Commonwealth of Massachusetts stopped reporting publicly child deaths from neglect and abuse starting with the 2006 reporting year.  This reporting year would have been reported in 2007, Deval Patrick’s first year in office. For three years from 2006 to 2008 the Commonwealth did not make the data available, even though past…

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Two Dead Children fall at Coakley and Patrick’s Feet

This past weekend two more children died because of the inaction of Governor Patrick, and more egregiously the enabling action of Attorney General Martha Coakley.  The problems with the Department of Children and Families are not new, they’ve been known for years, and Deval Patrick turned a blind eye, and Martha Coakley fought efforts to force reform in the courts.…

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