Mr. President Massachusetts Abstains, Courteously

Lewis Morris: Mr. Secretary, New York abstains, courteously. John Hancock: Mr. Morris, WHAT IN HELL GOES ON IN NEW YORK? 1776 (1972) In the special election to fill the seat vacated by John Kerry this year Gabriel Gomez only drew 45% of the vote that Scott Brown managed in 2012. Although I supported him once … Continue reading Mr. President Massachusetts Abstains, Courteously

Gomez, Graham and Markey, 18 Months vs Forever

Tomorrow is the special election for the US Senate. The candidates are Gabriel Gomez vs Ed Markey. There has been a lot of back and forth that I haven't cared for we've had those who have said conservatives should not be backing Gomez because of his support for the Gang of 8 & the Obama … Continue reading Gomez, Graham and Markey, 18 Months vs Forever

A really good Gabriel Gomez question concerning the Amnesty Gang of Eight Bill

One of the regular arguments that we're constantly told is that if the GOP would only support the amnesty Immigration Bill it will solve our problems with Latinos or at least be the first step in solving said problems. Here in Massachusetts we have a perfect test of this hypothesis. Gabriel Gomez is the GOP … Continue reading A really good Gabriel Gomez question concerning the Amnesty Gang of Eight Bill

….While Gabriel Gomez Makes a Rookie Mistake

Oh, I am heartily tired of hearing about what Lee is going to do. Some of you always seem to think he is suddenly going to turn a double somersault, and land in our rear and on both of our flanks at the same time. Go back to your command, and try to think what … Continue reading ….While Gabriel Gomez Makes a Rookie Mistake

Ed Markey’s Allies Play the “acting white” Card….

A Hispanic student with a 4.0 GPA is the least popular of all Hispanic students Roland Fryer “Acting White” The social price paid by the best and brightest minority students Under normal circumstances Ed Markey's election to the Senate should be a cakewalk.  He has a ton of money 36 years of experience in congress … Continue reading Ed Markey’s Allies Play the “acting white” Card….

Gomez Ad Fails the Freakish Self Aware Robot Test

Sheldon: 60 only takes me to here. I need to get to here. Leonard: What’s there? Sheldon: The earliest estimate of the singularity, when man will be able to transfer his consciousness into machines and achieve immortality. Leonard: So, you’re upset about missing out on becoming some sort of freakish self-aware robot? Sheldon: By this … Continue reading Gomez Ad Fails the Freakish Self Aware Robot Test

IRS Scandal a Great Argument for Gomez for Senate

An odd side effect of the IRS scandal is how it affects the Senate Campaign of Gabriel Gomez vs Ed Markey While people may not believe it at this time there will almost certainly be a senate committee investigating this matter and if the evidence goes where I think it will go, perhaps even something … Continue reading IRS Scandal a Great Argument for Gomez for Senate

Massachusetts Senate Special Primary Election A tale of two primaries UPDATE Gomez vs Markey

Today is Election Day in Massachusetts and we have two very different races going on. On the democrat side the race is almost a forgone conclusion. Very few people give Rep Stephen Lynch a chance against Ed Markey as the Suffolk University poll indicates David Paleologos, director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center in … Continue reading Massachusetts Senate Special Primary Election A tale of two primaries UPDATE Gomez vs Markey