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1 EPR-radar  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 4:00:16pm

Thanks for the page. This is really good news, because Scott Brown is by far the strongest Senate candidate that the MA Republicans could field.

The last thing we need is blue states sending wing nut-enablers to the Senate.

2 CuriousLurker  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 4:02:19pm

So he does have his eye on the Governor’s office.

3 EPR-radar  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 4:06:27pm

re: #2 CuriousLurker

So he does have his eye on the Governor’s office.

From the article, the Senate seat schedule is most unpleasant. Special election shortly, then the normal election for that seat would be in 2014. It makes sense for Scott Brown to avoid that, especially if he is thinking of going after the Governor’s office.

But Mitt Romney should have poisoned the well thoroughly on that front, unless the state-level Democrats have really screwed up since Romney.

4 CuriousLurker  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 4:08:19pm

re: #3 EPR-radar

It’ll be interesting to see what happens in MA.

5 Ogami Itto  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 4:52:09pm

re: #3 EPR-radar

But Mitt Romney should have poisoned the well thoroughly on that front, unless the state-level Democrats have really screwed up since Romney.

Democrats run one of the most corrupt state legislatures in the country, which is probably why voters have been electing Republican governors since Bill Weld. Deval Patrick is the first Democratic governor since Dukakis.

So I’d say Brown has a very good chance at the governship if voters forget what an asshole he acted like during his campaign against Elizabeth Warren.

6 EPR-radar  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 4:54:52pm

re: #5 Ogami Itto

Democrats run one of the most corrupt state legislatures in the country, which is probably why voters have been electing Republican governors since Bill Weld. Deval Patrick is the first Democratic governor since Dukakis.

So I’d say Brown has a very good chance at the governship if voters forget what an asshole he acted like during his campaign against Elizabeth Warren.

I was afraid of that. The Democrats really need to clean up their act. Usually, voting the bums out is an adequate response, but electing Republicans is very painful these days.

7 geoffm33  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 5:12:42pm

re: #5 Ogami Itto

Democrats run one of the most corrupt state legislatures in the country, which is probably why voters have been electing Republican governors since Bill Weld. Deval Patrick is the first Democratic governor since Dukakis.

So I’d say Brown has a very good chance at the governship if voters forget what an asshole he acted like during his campaign against Elizabeth Warren.

Yep, gerrymandering isn’t just for the (R)’s

[Link: www.google.com…]

8 danarchy  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 5:34:28pm

Yeah, we’ve had our share of corrupt politicians here in Mass.

Indicted Massachusetts Politicians

9 geoffm33  Fri, Feb 1, 2013 5:55:25pm

re: #8 danarchy

Yeah, we’ve had our share of corrupt politicians here in Mass.

Indicted Massachusetts Politicians

I had to get to slide 9 for James Michael Curley…thought they forgot about him :)

Reading Tip O’Neill’s autobiography and there are several funny stories about his run-ins with Curley.


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