Tag Archives: Richard Tisei

Spite sect: Social conservatives declare war on pro-LGBT Republicans

The stupid, morally dubious anti-liberty wing of the Republican Party speaks. “What’s most remarkable about the letter, which was signed by Brian Brown of the National Organization for Marriage, Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council and Tom Minnery of CitizenLink, is that the three conservative leaders appear to rather see the two House seats and one Senate seat remain…

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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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Tisei should Boycott GOP Money.

Richard Tisei is so left wing, he is now boycotting a Republican State Convention where Charlie Baker will receive around 90% of the vote. Why? Because of a party platform that doesn’t even mention gays? Has he ever read the National Party Platform? It’s far more conservative than the MassGOP one. I seriously doubt he will boycott the millions of…

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Massachusetts GOP: Do Not Despair

The Massachusetts GOP rejected the national Republican party platform last year. The National Conferences should have amended its plank on abortion a long time ago. This wise move must be repeated throughout the fifty states. The GOP “1%” has been dictating to the states and the local races too much. The Republican Party does not need a resurgence of ”Lincoln…

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A Thought Experiment before the Primary

Republicans, it’s time to talk. We have a primary election coming up on Tuesday. Once again our activists seem to be beating the crap out of each other and the candidates. People who should know better are acting in deplorable, passive-aggressive ways as the circular firing squad continues. Many of these arguments come back to positioning on issues and how…

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Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional District’s 1996 and 2012 Elections: a History of MA-06

(Good analysis – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) This diary was cross-posted from RedRacingHorses.com Introduction: a Political and Geographic History of the 6th Congressional District        Since the redistricting of 1890, Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional district has been the North Shore’s seat in the United States House of Representatives. The Salem-based district historically stretched from Salem to the…

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