For all the supporters that Andrea had on here, it's nice to see that Andrea has started a Team Patrick page for contributions to our November victory. No doubt, we'll be seeing more of Andrea in Massachusetts politics and service and … [Read more...]
I ask for your vote
Dear BMG Readers,I can think of no better way to end this busy day of campaigning than by thanking the BMG community. Throughout the campaign, you have provided thoughtful and meaningful commentary and exposure, even when other media … [Read more...]
Gov. Candidates voting for Murray? Ask CH5’s Janet Wu
Those of you who tuned in to CH 5 news tonight got a glimpse at what the camps of the Gubernatorial campaigns are telling reporters "off the record"...in reporting on Patrick's campaign day and stop at Downtown Crossing, Janet Wu, no novice … [Read more...]
Podcast @ St. Kermit is up
Jim @ St. Kermit has thoroughly (and necessarily) edited the podcast of our super-duper blogger roundtable Friday night, featuring Ryan of Ryan's Take, Steve (sco) of .08 Acres, Mike of Marry in Massachusetts, and yours truly. Now it's … [Read more...]
Lowell Sun Endorses Chris Gabrieli
And Silbert for LG. Here's the heart of the editorial: After careful consideration, The Sun believes Chris Gabrieli has the clearest, most decisive plans to improve public education, attract new business, increase local aid, build more … [Read more...]
Cambridge, Somerville Papers Endorse Silbert !
Silbert is golden! Today's edition of the Cambridge Chronicle gave a very strong endorsement to Andrea Silbert for Lieutenant Governor! The Chronicle editorial board writes: "In the effort to boot conservatives from the State House, … [Read more...]
I’ll take Andrea
All right, I've dithered on this for too long now, and last week's forum with Lieutenant Governor candidates Andrea Silbert and Tim Murray really didn't make the choice clear. But it's decision time. And I'm going with Silbert. This is my … [Read more...]
LG: Who Helps Deval Patrick Most?
Andrea Silbert Pros: I've personally found her most appealing and if the strategic considerations all come out in the wash, I'll probably vote for her. (I voted for her at the convention.) She seems smart and tough, … [Read more...]
Silbert: 96.6% garnishment ain’t enough?
Harwich, home to Andrea Silbert, gets a pittance in local aid. For an enrollment of 1,532 students, the state sends $1,562,804 to Harwich for their schools, or $1020 per pupil.Under the existing charter school cap, the current charter … [Read more...]
Silbert’s self-funding: why?
The Globe notes that, at the end of August, Andrea Silbert wrote her campaign a check for $25,000.A curious move, IMHO. Did it really matter that much if her campaign account's balance was $494,142.13, rather than $519,142.13, at the … [Read more...]
- Next Page »