ICYMI: Financial Analysts Praise Baker Administration's Fiscally Responsible Budgeting

BOSTON - The Baker Administration's fiscally responsible approach to the state budget received praise this week from independent analysts:   Continue reading

MassGOP Statement On Senator Warren's Vote Against Bipartisan Medical Legislation

BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren today voted against the bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act, an important bill that would invest critical resources in battling the opioid crisis and advancing important medical research. Fortunately, enough Senators signed onto the bipartisan bill and rejected Warren's obstructionism to pass the legislation, 94-5. Warren's opposition to the bill was seen as an obstructionist tactic designed to advance her political priorities. Continue reading

ICYMI: Boston Herald Editorial Slams Warren's Grandstanding: "How Far We Have Fallen"

BOSTON - In an editorial today, the Boston Herald called out Sen. Elizabeth Warren's obstructionist tactics regarding the 21st Century Cures Act, a bipartisan bill that advances key priorities like medical research and opioid addiction resources. The Herald blasted Warren's decision to put party politics over the needs of her constituents, lamenting that her predecessor Ted Kennedy would have never stooped to such tactics.  Continue reading

Warren Blocks Opioid Funding For Political Gain

BOSTON - Senator Elizabeth Warren is continuing her "exhausting," combativeness, this time threatening to derail legislation that includes $1 billion in addiction relief funding. Advocates and even members of her own party are tired of her partisan games and are urging her to get out of the way of this critical legislation. Continue reading

ICYMI: Taxpayers Face "High Price Tag" For Law Firm To Defend Healey

BOSTON - Attorney General Maura Healey has spared no expense as she spends taxpayer resources to defend herself in an out-of-state case. The Boston Herald reported today that Healey's office has already "shelled out $44,000 and counting to a high-powered Texas law firm a judge dubbed the 'most expensive' in the Dallas area" to defend her interests in a politically prominent case.   Continue reading

ICYMI: Morning Joe's Mika Brzezinski Slams Sen. Warren: "Tired Of This Act;" "Shrill, Almost Unhinged"

BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren's former supporters are getting sick of her obstructionist post-election behavior. On MSNBC's Morning Joe today, the criticism reached a fever pitch, as Mika Brzezinski, who had long supported Warren, lambasted the Senator's recent speech as "shrill...almost unhinged." Brzezinski criticized Warren's aggressive attacks as out of touch: "do you lead with anger?...I am getting tired of this act.”  Continue reading

MassGOP Chairman Hughes Issues Statement Regarding Warren's Hypocritical Letter to President-elect Trump

BOSTON -- In a hypocritical move that flies in the face of Democrats' calls for unity, Sen. Elizabeth Warren today issued a reckless letter to President-elect Donald Trump with a series of demands regarding the makeup of his transition team. The problem is, while Warren rails against the inclusion of Wall Street executives and lobbyists, she's gladly taken campaign contributions from the industry, and has employed corporate lobbyists on her campaign team.  Continue reading

Governor Baker, Chairman Hughes Statements On Legislative Election Victories

BOSTON -- For the first time in more than thirty years, the Massachusetts Republican Party saw a net gain in elections for the state legislature in a presidential election year.     Continue reading

MassGOP Obtains Azzato Internal Affairs Records

BOSTON -- After stumbling out of the gate by being fined for campaign finance violations, Democrat candidate for Barnstable Sheriff Randy Azzato has spent 2016 trying to hide his full record from voters. After claims surfaced that Azzato might have been under investigation while he was an employee at the Department of Corrections, Azzato defensively fired back that the public would only see his internal affairs records "over my dead body." This week however, the MassGOP successfully obtained his records - which run over 400 pages and are public record. Continue reading

ICYMI: FOX Business: Warren's "Surprising" Refusal To Return Tainted Cash

BOSTON -- FOX Business checks in on the developing story surrounding the potentially illegal Democrat fundraising scheme run by Thornton Law: "Senator Elizabeth Warren has reportedly received an estimated $130,000 from the Thornton Law Firm over the past decade. Critics are surprised by her decision to keep the donations."  Continue reading