Tag Archives: Michael Dukakis

Mass House votes yea on Dukakis Bill to give Governor power to appoint interim senator

(I forgot to attribute the term “Dukakis Bill” to Howie Carr. Sorry about that Cap’n – promoted by EaBo Clipper) The Massachusetts House of Representatives just voted to give Governor Deval Patrick the ability to appoint an interim Senatore to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy.  The vote was 95-58.  Boston.com has the…

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GOP calls on Transportation Secretary Aloisi to resign

( – promoted by DD4RP) The Governor has canceled all forthcoming public hearings on a proposed MBTA fare hike. Ostensibly the Governor would like to review the findings of a commission headed by former Hancock CEO David “I love the Big Dig waste and corruption” D’Alessandro. Meanwhile the state GOP is calling upon Transportation Secretary James “Big Dig Culturcrat” Aloisi…

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Duke’s New Tax Scheme

(information taken from Boston Herald article by Casey Ross) The Duke just can’t shy away from the “Golden Dome”, can he? He begins his appearance at the State House by ripping the state highway agency and the MBTA for their inefficiencies and incompetence. Typical Democratic jargin, which is to point out the problems and provide no solutions. Well, Dukakis is…

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