A special primary in Massachusetts next week will likely add diversity to the states congressional delegation part of a larger shift in Bay State politics over the past few years. [...]
An audit of the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) issued Tuesday revealed millions of dollars in “questionable benefits,” including millions paid out to dead people. Acc [...]
Timothy Geithner and Barack Obama discuss things
It has recently come to light that Mitt Romney, or more correctly, some of his aides played a critical role in setting up the "Affordable Health" bill that we today call Obamacare.
This would somewhat explain why he has been so hesitant to say what almost all republicans want to hear... That the version of universal healthcare he signed into law in Massachusetts (while he was governor) was a mistake.
NBC reporter Michael Isikoff, wrote this rep [...]
In the New Your Times online edition, yesterday (01 Oct, 2011) "Seeking Taxes, Romney Went After Business" (by Michael Barbaro) appeared, highlighting some of the ways Governor Romney's administration went about closing deficits in the Massachusetts state budget.
The basis of the article is that Romney went after "loopholes" that businesses in the state enjoyed and both Romney and most of the Democrats claimed was not right and not fair. To me, this points out one of the greatest issues wit [...]