Tag Archives: Jeff Beatty

What’s missing from both Senate candidates’ FEC reports?

POLLING! In a race of this magnitude, public opinion polls are critical. Candidates and their advisors are often too protective of their ideas/philosophies/policies, and have no idea if advancing a particular issue will gain them votes. It doesn’t matter which issues are important to the candidate, it matters which issues are important to the voters. Polling tells you what messages…

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Last word on military uniforms

I knew there was something missing from the discussion of photos in uniform on campaign web sites, and I found it. Neither Jim or Jeff are in violation of the regulations. DOD Directive 1344.10, February 19, 2008, says: 4.3. Additional Limitations on Nomination or Candidacy and Campaigning 4.3.1. Members not on active duty who are nominees or candidates for the…

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Closer Look at the Senate Numbers

(Beatty’s numbers are up. – promoted by EaBo Clipper) Update: Beattys report is now online here.  I was wrong in using a 12 month basis.  The report covers 13 months from 03/01/2007 to 03/31/2008.  So the monthly totals for Beatty will be a little less.  More analysis to come later.  Brock, the FEC was wrong last night the numbers…

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Beatty and the Second Amendment

( – promoted by Cool Cal) Jeff Beatty was at Framingham State College last night. The write-up in the MetroWest Daily News focused on his Second Amendment position.
Jeff Beatty, a Republican from Harwich who is vying for the Senate seat held by John Kerry, appeared at a forum yesterday hosted by students at the campus. Members of the college’s…

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Lowell Sun: Reports Financials of Senate Race

Update: Lowell Sun story now online. Ogonowski, the Dracut farmer and retired Air National Guard lieutenant colonel who unsuccessfully challenged Rep. Niki Tsongas for Congress last fall, filed his first campaign finance report with the Federal Election Commission yesterday. His campaign reported hauling in more than $307,000 since January, and has $186,962 on hand to spend. Though he estimates it…

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MassGOP Federal Fundraising Reports Open Thread

(Beatty and Ogonowski’s reports probably will not be on-line until Friday.  With the Senate races you file by snail mail with the secretary of the senate’s office.  They then forward to the FEC which scans the documents and makes them available as PDFs. They just have to be postmarked today. – promoted by EaBo Clipper) Well, tomorrow’s the big day.…

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Beatty closes in on $1M as first required FEC Report nears

(Almost one million in a year.  I’ll let YOU decide if that is Good or Bad…. – promoted by Cool Cal) In a planned meet and greet for (R)Jeff Beatty, an enthusiastic group of 45-55 Massachusetts voters gathered at New Bedford’s esteemed “Wamsutta Club” last night to meet with the Republican senatorial candidate. Mr. Beatty announced some revelations in key…

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