Governor Patrick's proposal to dismantle the Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS) and move the constitutionally mandated defense of indigent Massachusetts residents into the executive branch is poorly thought out. This … [Read more...]
Like Dragons wallowing on their hoards – with poll!
I remember my father telling me about laying his body down in the street to prevent scrap shipments to Japan and Germany in 1936, because all the sellers thought about was profit. He told me he stated to the press and anyone who would … [Read more...]
“Child-prostitution raids nab over 600” WHERE is the outrage?
Here is the link, you do not have to take my word for it: http://www.boston.com/news/nat... The story was buried on page two. 642 adults were arrested for supporting themselves in style and making money by pimping out children. 47 … [Read more...]
Fast-forward to Sunday and a fundraising BBQ in Pepperell. Deval was there to meet and greet and answer some questions from the attendees. I was waiting for my chance to say hello when Deval spotted me. He looked right at … [Read more...]
State and nation both dismal on mental health care
And they're not in jail, shelters, or on the streets because of what President Reagan so infamously said "that's where they choose to be". They're there because we as society have failed them and their families. The evidence for … [Read more...]