Republican Candidate Ventura’s State Committee People – Angela Davis and Dominick Ianno – Raised No Money and Hosted No Events For Him During the Special Election. They Must Resign.

by Brian Kennedy On Oct. 17th there was a three-way special state Senate election for the Bristol-Norfolk District that was decided by a plurality. The candidates were a Bernie Sanders Socialist Democrat in Paul Feeney, a Democrat that voted for Trump running as an Independent in Joe Shortsleeve, and the Republican candidate Jacob Ventura. The…

Republican Corner – Notes…

from the Nov. 1st printed edition….by Lonnie Brennan Carolos Hernandez at the Hamilton-Wenham Rod and Gun Club  Republican Congressional Candidate Carlos Hernandez has lined up squarely on all issues against the arrogant, ultra-liberal extremist Democrat Seth Moulton, in the 6th Congressional District race. Hernandez, a Navy veteran, recently spoke at the Hamilton-Wenham Rod and Gun…

WGBH Asks: What’s up with having a liberal Charlie Baker?

This is an oldie now. A piece from Adam Reilly of WGBH – August 9, 2017. NOTE:  The Boston Broadside has ABSOLUTELY no connection/affiliation with anything done or produced or represented by the ultra-liberal Jim Braude.  Nothing. Nada. Not a thing. (Felt we needed to say that.)  

The Case Against John Kingston, III

by Steve Aylward Last month I attended a meeting of the Belmont Republican Town Committee. Town Committee meetings of late have gotten a bit more interesting, as the three U.S. Senate candidates and their representatives vie for the support of Republicans, hoping to meet the 15% delegate threshold at the Republican State Convention in the…

Beacon Hill Republicans Behaving Badly

by Ted Tripp Sr. Political Reporter Last month we asked the question: “Does Massachusetts have a Republican Party?” We posed the question because so many House Republicans voted with the Democrats on September 13th to override many of Governor Baker’s spending vetoes in the FY2018 budget. Baker vetoed $320 million of the $40 billion budget…

Fix the Damn Potholes (about voting)

by John DiMascio Well it’s 2017 and sadly most voters believe this is a year when you aren’t required to fulfill your civic responsibility to vote. It’s an off year – right? Save for a small handful of special elections to fill vacancies in the Legislature, no one is running for anything until next year. …

Approved House Budget Amendments: It’s Just Money … No Debate Necessary – Part 5

Approved House Budget Amendments: It’s Just Money … No Debate Necessary – Part 5   by Ted Tripp Sr. Political Reporter This is the fifth installment in our blockbuster series about abuse of the budget amendment process in the Massachusetts House of Representatives. The age-old way in which our elected officials amend the budget has…

Pope Francis is Wrong on Immigration

Jeff Kuhner The Kuhner Report – Boston’s Bulldozer WRKO 680 AM   617-266-6868 12 – 3 P.M.    MONDAY  –  FRIDAY “I disagree with the pope. I disagree with Cardinal Dolan [who advocates open borders and amnesty for all illegals who desire to enter the U.S.A.]… Cardinal Dolan, himself – the archbishop – has said good Catholics…

Does Massachusetts Have a Republican Party?

FROM OUR OCTOBER PRINTED EDITION: Does Massachusetts Have a Republican Party? by Ted Tripp Sr. Political Reporter September 13, 2017.  For Massachusetts Republicans, a Day of Infamy (sorry, FDR). Background On that Wednesday in September, the Democrat dominated Legislature restored $275 million to the FY2018 budget that Governor Charlie Baker had vetoed. The Republican governor…