What does Mitt Romney need to tell America during his Thursday-night speech? Patch asks delegates including Belmont's Elizabeth Mahoney.
GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney will give the speech of his life Thursday night at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. What does the electorate need to hear? Massachusetts delegates – including State Representative Brad Jones – share their perspective.
Republican candidate for State Rep. wants Patrick to enforce new law.
Monday, July 30, 2012
Massachusetts’ citizens are kind, compassionate, and generous. That is why we provide a safety net for those who are facing financial challenges. In Massachusetts we cover food, rent and health care for those in need, especially for children However, this generosity should not be abused. Funds intended to help the less fortunate survive, should not be used to purchase body piercings, tattoos, guns, manicures, pedicures, and pornography. Yet these abuses have happened all too often. In response, the State Legislature, in a bi-partisan effort, passed a carefully crafted series of common-sense reforms that forbids such abuse. This was no hurried reactionary legislation. Quite the contrary, both Democrats and Republicans on Beacon Hill …
Candidates for state Senate and state House of Rep for Belmont meeting in Watertown.
The Watertown Republican Town Committee will host a meet the candidate night on May 21 in Watertown along with other area Republican groups. The event will be held a Marine Corps League Shutt Detachment, 215 Mt. Auburn St., at 7 p.m. Candidates running for seats in Belmont include Watertown's Steve Aylward, who is running for the Second Suffolk and Middlesex State Senate Seat against incumbent Democrat Will Brownsberger. Also scheduled to attend will be Belmont's Tomi Olson who is running for the open seat in the 24th Middlesex State House District – last occupied by Brownsberger before he was elected to the Senate in January – which includes all of Belmont's precincts. The evening begins with the meet and greet, which will be followed by…