Number losing unemployment benefits


Sunday, March 1, 2015

Charlie Baker's Leadership

OpEd in MetroWest Daily News

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Forbidding Political Lies

What is it about a lie, especially a political lie, that gives it Constitutional protection (Even misleading speech shouldn't be banned, Boston Globe, February 4, 2015: A14)?

Sent to Boston Globe

Friday, January 30, 2015

DeLeo's betrayal of the public on Term Limits

The Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives did a disservice to Democrats and democracy yesterday. By scheduling a vote on ending the Speaker's term limits without any time for public discussion, he disenfranchised the voters of Massachusetts.

We should remember that he is Speaker of the house. It is not the Speaker's House; it is the people's House.

Let us hope that, at the next election,  the primary voters in his district remember this betrayal and oust Mr. De Leo from the legislature.

Sent to Boston Globe