On Day One - Candidate Gonzalez Lays Groundwork for Tax Hikes

BOSTON - Democrat Jay Gonzalez has been a candidate for governor for less than 24 hours, and he's already laying the groundwork to raise taxes on the people of Massachusetts. Continue reading

Statewide Dems In Line For Pay Bump Find Themselves Tongue-Tied

BOSTON -- Democratic statewide officials - Attorney General Maura Healey, Treasurer Deb Goldberg, and Secretary of State William Galvin - all stand to receive a significant raise if the Democrat Legislature's effort to ram through a pay hike is successful. But the three find themselves mysteriously tounge-tied on the issue. Even Mayor Setti Warren was able to muster opposition to the pay hike - an awkward ordeal for him given that his own request for a raise was exposed in the process. Continue reading

MassGOP Digital Campaign Targets Freshmen Dems Who Voted For Pay Hike

BOSTON -- This week, several freshmen Democrat lawmakers took their first-ever recorded votes on Beacon Hill: giving themselves a pay hike. Continue reading

Hughes Re-Elected MassGOP Chairman

BOSTON - The Massachusetts Republican State Committee tonight voted to re-elect Kirsten Hughes as the Chairman of the MassGOP. The State Committee re-elected Hughes by a 46-30 margin. Chairman Hughes issued the following statement: Continue reading

"Mutiny," "A Colossal Waste Of Time," - Kennedy/MassDems Group Therapy Session Takes A Nosedive In Newton

BOSTON - As their party struggles to regroup after massive losses at the polls, Massachusetts Democrats last night attempted to chart a course forward with a meeting for the party "faithful" in Newton. But the public group therapy session spun wildly out of control, as Congressman Joe Kennedy faced blowback from far-left activists who demanded he bow to their obstructionist demands. The meeting reached a fever pitch as disgruntled attendees hurled obscenities and wrested control of the mic from the state party chairman.  Continue reading

MassGOP Statement On Senator Warren's Announcement

BOSTON - MassGOP Chairman Kirsten Hughes released the following statement regarding Senator Warren's announcement that she will seek re-election: Continue reading

Lottery Losing Under Goldberg The Alleged Retailer

BOSTON - On the campaign trail, Deb Goldberg claimed, "I know how to run things," and said she would leverage her business experience would help improve the state lottery. But with scratch ticket sales dropping under Goldberg's tenure, it's clear that she can't get the job done for the Lottery's bottom line. Continue reading

Warren Tries To Distract From Obstructionism On Cures Act

BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren is engaging in political doublespeak, attempting to distract from her obstructionism on the 21st Century Cures Act. On WBZ-TV's "Keller at Large," Warren tried to claim that her opposition to the bipartisan bill made it 'better' even though she voted against it, in a reflexively ideological move that leaves her marginalized in the Senate. Continue reading

Warren's About-Face On Angry Facebook Rant Reveals Her Strategy: "Strike First, Ask Questions Later"

BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren has reversed course on her angry Facebook rant that attacked one of her own supporters in a factually inaccurate way. Warren was forced to take back her attacks on Whitney Tilson, less than a day after she doubled down on the criticism, opting to only remove one word from the post. Facing increasing blowback, she finally relented late Wednesday. Continue reading

What They're Saying: Blowback From Warren's Wild Facebook Attack

BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren is facing continued blowback from her outraged Facebook rant against her own donor that contained factual inaccuracies.  Continue reading