Tag Archives: Deval Patrick

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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Warren lost all moral authority on lending the day she sought and took Deval Patrick’s endorsement

They day Elizabeth Warren sought out and received the endorsement of a predatory lender – Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick – is the day she gave up any moral authority to talk about predatory lending, or people making a profit over lending.  Yet she’s doing it again. US Senator Elizabeth Warren blasted government profits on student loans in a speech at…

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