Tag Archives: Republicans

Three Outrageous Bills Approved in Informal Session

After reading yesterday’s story about Marc Lombardo and Jim Lyons fighting for Members’s Rights on the House Floor during informal sessions, you may ask yourself, what’s the big deal?  Only uncontroversial bills are supposed to pass during informal session. The problem is that over the past 10 months three bills advanced during informal session that warranted the full house acting…

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Breaking: Rob Cunningham Named Executive Director of the MassGOP

Update:RMG has further learned that the vote of the Executive Committee was unanimous. Red Mass Group has learned that, at a meeting of the MassGOP Executive Committee this morning, Robert Cunningham of Plymouth has been named as the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Republican Party.  This is a great move on their part. Cunningham was the architect of Scott Brown’s…

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Five Things: Tech Tax Roundtables, Tim Murray’s $10K personal fine, Nate Little Resigns and more

Tech Tax Roundtables The Massachusetts Republican Caucuses have held their series of Tech Tax Roundtables and have been getting very good press coverage.  Here’s a roundup. Mike Ryan, who declined to name the company for which he works, said software and technology companies could relocate because the tax is hurting their businesses. Start-up companies may look elsewhere, he said. “If…

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Lyons and Lombardo Lead Fight for House Member’s Rights

You may remember, earlier this year, the Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a $4B supplemental budget in informal session.  This was with no debate, and could have been stopped if one member of the house objected, as these are the rules during informal sessions.  The Republican Leadership Office, led by Bradley Jones (R-Reading) did not object to this spending bill.…

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Don Humason is a Solid Conservative

Sources are telling Red Mass Group that Mike Franco has decided to run in the special election to fill Mike Knapik’s former seat.  The reason seems to be that Don Humason is the “establishment” pick for the senate seat.  While the establishment may be lining up behind Humason, in no way is he an establishment pick.   Part of the…

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Paint It Red! — Join the Mass. Young Republicans as we deploy to Worcester for Carol Claros 8/31

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) MassYRs will be joined by the MA College Republicans in the 16th Worcester District and will be going Door-to-Door for Republican Nominee **Carol Claros** on Saturday, August 31st.   We will have maps of the key precincts and literature ready to go. Personally contacting each and every voter and telling them about…

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