As we all know, His Excellency the Governor considers himself quite the "reformer." We know this because he says so: the Governor’s Message accompanying his Fiscal Year 2005 budget proposal uses the word "reform" ten times! Wow, he must really mean it!
This commentary, posted at Mass. Insider by Midnight Rambler, appears to predate Finneran’s departure (it’s not dated so it’s hard to tell exactly when it was written), but it’s nonetheless an excellent appraisal of His Excellency’s claim to be a "reformer."
The brief summary of his assessment: Ha. Ha ha. Ha ha ha.