Tag Archives: Marty Walsh

Marty Walsh moves to annex Brookline

In a surprise move, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has moved hundreds of police officers into nearby Brookline in order to annex the town. He claims this nearby enclave has “many people with Boston accents” and that it was a “historical error” that separated Brookline from Boston a few hundred years ago. The Brookline Police Department, accustomed to dealing with wild…

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In Herald, Jim Stergios Tells Sonia Chang Diaz to Stop Blocking Charter Schools

Writing in today’s Boston Herald, Jim Stergios, of the Pioneer Institute, implores Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz to stop blocking charter schools in Boston. Boston parents who want to send their children to a charter school represent thousands of votes for or against her. She should be advancing the interests of the children and families in the neighborhoods she represents. That…

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Only in Massachusetts – Marty Walsh, Union President, Chair of House Ethics Committee

Every once in a while you see something that makes you scratch your head.  For a conservative in Massachusetts there isn’t much to be excited about in the Mayor’s race.  As I did a little research about the two candidates, one glaring thing stood out.  Sitting State Representative, and paid Union President Marty Walsh, is also the chair of the…

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Five Things: Widmer on Software Tax, Eno on Herald Radio, and more…

NECN: Michael Widmer on Software Tax Michael Widmer, and others weigh in on the software tax in response to Florida Governor Chris Scott’s letter to Massachusetts businesses.  Scott told business leaders that his state was more competitive and they should relocate. Rob Eno on Herald Radio I will be on Boston Herald Radio this morning in the 7am hour.  I…

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SouthCoast Democrat Proposes State House Ethics Reforms

(Where is the House Minority Leadership Caucus. Why are the Democrats getting the upper hand on this issue? – promoted by EaBo Clipper) http://www.southcoasttoday.com… BOSTON – State Rep. John F. Quinn and another Democratic House member are proposing ethics reforms, including term limits for the House speaker, following a wave of Statehouse scandals. The package, being put together by Reps.…

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