Tag Archive for Boston

The Real Romney — from 1994

I lived in the Boston area from 1988 to 1997; In 1994, I had the pleasure of voting for Senator Ted Kennedy over Mitt Romney. The debates were widely watched and with the magic of YouTube, that highlights of that 1994 debate are available for anyone to see. Hear Mitt Romey in his own words…

Rep. Barney Frank to Retire

Rep. Barney Frank at 2010 Harry S Truman Award Dinner

Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank announced today that he will retire from Congress and not seek re-election.  Frank’s seat, in a liberal stronghold of the Western Boston suburbs is not at risk to going Republican, but his decision is a loss for Democrats because of his strong opinions, debate skills and his intellect.  Barney has a…

Rand Paul Tells Rachel Maddow Property Rights Trump Civil Rights

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3O2rBz9gwo[/youtube] The Libertarians at the OC Register’s editorial desks are going to be telling us what Rand Paul meant instead of defending what he said after his recent Q&A with MSNBC host Rachel Maddow. The darling of the Tea Partiers and son of failed presidential candidate Ron Paul, Rand Paul came across as someone who placed…