The last time we saw Rick Green on this blog was the last day I was a member of the GOP Mr. Green after losing a very, shall we say interesting election for GOP party chair urged his supporters to forget what had happened and get behind the new GOP chair and the party. Five … Continue reading Rick Green & The Latest Ad in MA 3
Last week I wrote about the political reasons for Niki Tsongas' decision to not seek re-election in the 3rd district now let me say a few things about her. It's been my experience that people in general like her. My local paper the Sentinel and Enterprise which I quoted yesterday had quite few things to … Continue reading A Polite Farewell to Niki Tsongas
On the day I promised my wife I would abandon the internet until we got home from Hampton Beach my congresswoman decided to call it quits. Having imprinted the 3rd Congressional District with the indelible mark of her family's public service, U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas will step away from Congress at the end of her … Continue reading Nikki Tsongas Out in MA 3, Thank Nancy Pelosi
I haven't talked much about local or congressional races nor have I gone one of my traditional 3 state district hoping trips because my full time job precludes it, but there is a congressional race in my district that I care about, so I'd like to share with you a letter I sent to the … Continue reading The Practical Case for Electing Ann Wofford to Congress in MA 3
Let me introduce you to Ann Wofford she is the GOP candidate running in the Massachusetts 3rd District for congress Yesterday I had the pleasure of watching her debate incumbent Niki Tsongas in Devens Ma. and if you following my livetweet of the debate you would realize she is something special. Tsongas is a practiced … Continue reading Why haven’t you heard of Ann Wofford GOP candidate in MA 3 Update: Debate Video
As you may or may not know my friend Tim Imholt is running for congress in the Ma-3 district against Niki Tsongas. I've interviewed Tim many times, covered his campaign and had hi on my show. He's a scientist, a small business owner a father of three and a PhD. The man is a problem … Continue reading Tim Imholt and the Forest of Assassins
Today on DaTechGuy on DaRadio I welcome scientist, author & GOP candidate for the MA-3rd district We'll talk turkey about Iran and the Bomb and we'll discuss the "present" situation of both the Upton bill, Obamacare and his campaign. We'll also talk his new Novel The Forest of Assassins (with Dave Forsmark). In our 2nd … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaRadio Noon till 2 EST: Tim Imholt & DaMagnificent Panel
Got a call from Niki Tsongas for virtual town hall. She is describing the shutdown, simply put no long term or short term bill passed blaming the house for not clean CR. Saying clear bill would pass, and advancing the idea that it's all about the House. Talking the Senate clean CR, saying the bill … Continue reading Niki Tsongas Virtual Town Hall
After leaving Manchester yesterday I headed south on Interstates 293, 93, 495 for Lawrence Ma to cover Tim Imholt (who once blogged as DaScienceGuy and currently contributes on PJ media) as he launched his Race for the third district in MA I got there as an inventor friend of Tim's was introducing him he then … Continue reading Tim Imholt Campaign Launch Ma-3 Lawrence Ma
Niki Tsongas has a piece published in the Lawrence Eagle Tribune that take a short at some of the effects of the Sequester: Several months ago the manager of the Lawrence Municipal Airport notified my office that as a result of sequestration, automatic government spending cuts that went into effect in February, 2013, the Federal … Continue reading A point missing from Niki Tsongas piece this week
...but as I mention in my Examiner piece she is earning my respect for this reason: While one might question her definition of transparency on the part of the White House there is no question of her own. She took more than a dozen questions from different voters, invited others to leave recorded messages. Asked … Continue reading It’s not likely that Niki Tsongas will win my vote in 2014…
Wednesday Congresswoman Niki Tsongas came to the Fitchburg Public Library for her first event in Fitchburg since being sworn in as the representative in congress for the 3rd district. The event: "Congress on your Corner" consisted of one on one (or two on one) meetings with various constituents from the district. The format was surprise … Continue reading Niki Tsongas in Fitchburg 1-9-13
The Moran Square Diner has been a Fitchburg fixture for decades host hosting locals. Years ago Senator Edward Kennedy put away a Cheeseburger and a dog at this corner booth during his visit. With election day 24 hours away Senator Scott Brown Bus came to Fitchburg and after speaking to the crowd sat in that … Continue reading Scott Brown at the Moran Square Diner and the Race for Senate
Today we have a special Bonus commentary where I go through the choices on my ballot and tell you who I will be voting for and why. As you might guess there are not a lot of surprises here but if you want to know the reasoning behind it here is your chance.
"I don't make that tax pledge to just Grover Norquist, I make that tax pledge to every hard working man and women in this room here today!" Jon Golnik at yesterday's debate Yesterday Congresswoman Niki Tsongas and challenger Jon Golnik met for their third and final debate before the election next month at Fitchburg State … Continue reading Golnik Tsongas Round 3 in Fitchburg the Video
My latest for the examiner Will Niki Tsongas be better off than she was two years ago? highlights a rather amazing answer to a question during the October 10th debate against GOP opponent Jon Golnik. Ms Donelan asked if we are better off than we were two years ago, and the congresswoman’s answer was this: … Continue reading The Democrat Election Dilemma in one question
Today's Subscription video talks about the difference between Strategic thinking vs Tactical thinking and includes a bit of Civil War History. Of course if you want to hear the entire commentary (available here) simply hit DaTipJar and I'll send you the code as soon as I see the confirmation e-mail. If you don't want to … Continue reading Subscriber Tease Strategy vs Tactics
While the rest of the known world was following the Scott Brown/Elizabeth Warren debate in Springfield Niki Tsongas and Jon Golnik were at Devens for the 2nd of 3 debates in the 3rd district race. Just like last time there were plenty of signs for both sides I spoke to a Golnik supporter a Tsongas … Continue reading Golnik Tsongas Rnd #2 plus bonus State race!
Today at Concord Carlisle HS Jon Golnik and Nikki Tsongas had the first of four debates on a cold rainy day while the NE Patriots were destroying the Buffalo Bills: I arrived in the rain People signed in up front with an area for press I was one of only three people were listed. There … Continue reading Jon Golnik & Niki Tsongas Debate #1 Concord Carlisle HS
Later Today Jon Golnik will be holding his first debate against Nikki Tsongas in the 3rd Mass Race but yesterday he was at the Scott Brown event and spoke to me about the election: If you want to help send a member of the GOP to congress in Massachusetts in my district click here.