Pages

Jump to bottom

9 comments

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.


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2016-01-01 10:29 am PST
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds Tweet

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Recent PagesClick to refresh
2013 SALON: Even Nixon Knew That Birth Control Reduces Spending For more than 40 years, Title X has provided family planning and reproductive health services to millions of American women. More recently, conservative lawmakers have targeted Title X as part of their obsession with shrinking the social safety net ...
Birth Control Works
1 hour, 44 minutes ago
Views: 60 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
HISTORY: Richard Nixon: Special Message to the Congress on Problems of Population Growth. In 1917 the total number of Americans passed 100 million, after three full centuries of steady growth. In 1967--just half a century later--the 200 million mark was passed. If the present rate of growth continues, the third hundred million ...
Birth Control Works
1 hour, 46 minutes ago
Views: 61 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 1
Comments: 0
: 1
The Ears Have It The site’s editorial thrust reflects Bannon’s nationalist, immigration-restrictionist beliefs and trumpets Breitbart’s continuing grievance and outrage against those who trespass against its worldview. The homepage focuses on a handful of thematic categories: praise for President Trump; attacks on his ...
Tarkloon
2 hours, 9 minutes ago
Views: 59 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Watch Ashton Kutcher’s Incredibly Emotional Senate Speech on Child Trafficking Kutcher continued by telling the story of a 15-year-old girl in Oklahoma who was tricked into being trafficked by a man she had met on the internet. She was returned to her family within three days thanks to the ...
Birth Control Works
3 hours, 13 minutes ago
Views: 72 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Texas Anti-Campus Rape Laws Could Be the Strictest Nationwide On the heels of new revelations in the sexual assault scandal at Baylor University, Texas could become an unlikely leader in campus anti-rape legislation. State Senator Kirk Watson, a Democrat, filed five bills this morning that would press schools ...
Birth Control Works
3 hours, 29 minutes ago
Views: 73 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Kellyanne Conway Says Feminism Is “Anti-Male” and “Pro-Abortion” in CPAC Talk "I was raised to be a very strong and independent woman without anyone ever saying the word feminist or having a political conversation," she said. "Hillary Clinton should be applauded for her willingness to serve publicly, but I thought ...
Birth Control Works
3 hours, 42 minutes ago
Views: 153 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 8 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 2
Comments: 0
: 2
11 Kids Books About Immigration and the Refugee Crisis - How to Talk to Your About Immigration and Refugees Like so many of us, my American story is an immigrant one. My dad, came to this country eager to try his luck; my mom came as a brand new bride, unsure of a new land where she neither ...
Birth Control Works
3 hours, 44 minutes ago
Views: 73 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Why Women Aren’t Entering the Workforce Like They Were in the ’90s President Trump has said repeatedly that jobs are one of his top priorities. He's promised to add 25 million jobs over eight years (assuming he earns reelection) and his newly-minted Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has promised our economy will ...
Birth Control Works
3 hours, 44 minutes ago
Views: 114 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Judge Blocks Medicaid Cuts to Planned Parenthood in Texas But the judge wrote in his ruling on Tuesday: “A secretly recorded video, fake names, a grand jury indictment, congressional investigations — these are the building blocks of a best-selling novel rather than a case concerning the interplay of ...
Birth Control Works
3 hours, 48 minutes ago
Views: 125 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 1
Comments: 0
: 1
John Scofield Uberjam Al Green Song 2014 San Sebastian Jazz FestivalJohn Scofield Uberjam play Al Green Song at the 2014 San Sebastian Jazz festival.John Scofield (guitarra), Avi Bortnick (guitarra), Andy Hess (bajo), Terence Higgins (batería)
Tarkloon
3 hours, 54 minutes ago
Views: 108 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0