Tag Archives: Mark Fisher

Evaluating the MA-GOP’s Demands for “Party Unity”

Last year, my State Committeewoman Lisa Barstow put on her Facebook page that she wanted to hear from fellow Republicans from Brookline, Newton and Wellesley [precincts A,C,D,E, and H] what’s working, what’s not, how is the GOP going to see victory in 2014. In the wake of the state party’s officers demanding “party unity” from the base while defending what…

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MassGOP Rules Committee Chair (a Baker supporter) says Mark Fisher should Be on Ballot.

The man in charge of the Rules for the Massachusetts Republican Party (who happens to be a Charlie Baker supporter) says unequivocly that blanks should NOT have been counted at the convention and that Mark Fisher belongs on the primary ballot.   from the Globe: Charlie Baker’s bid to become the Republican nominee for governor hit another snag Thursday…

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VIDEO PROOF: Fisher should be on the ballot, Baker should condemn the fog, Hughes should clear it.

The video of the reported tallies at the convention has been released. I have vetted it fully, and have verified the calculations. I have linked to a Google Doc with them: https://docs.google.com/file/d… In review of my previous post, I initially thought I may have been too strong in my thoughts about the convention. I was wrong. I missed one very…

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Fisher Planning on Legal Challenge

Multiple news reports suggest that Mark Fisher, who narrowly missed receiving 15% of the convention vote, is planning on taking the MassGOP to court.   The reports suggest that he spoke with counsel all day yesterday, and is filing complaints with the Office of Campaign and Political Finance, the Secretary of State and filing a lawsuit shortly if not today.…

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Convention Governor’s Vote… The Tisei Effect?

Did Richard Tisei’s stunt on Friday cause the voting on Saturday to be closer than it may have been? On Friday, Charlie Baker’s former running mate Richard Tisei publicly announced his plans to boycott the convention this weekend.  The majority of news reports going into Charlie Baker’s presumptive super-majority win at convention, were all about Richard Tisei.   It is…

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Expanded Thoughts on my first GOP Convention.

(Here’s a first time attendee’s thought on the convention. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) The 2014 MAGOP convention was an instructive experience for me.  It was the first convention I ever attended, and I’ll spare no details on some of the things I observed. I’ll start with the good, because unfortunately there was a lot that could have…

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