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John Tierney (D, MA-06): Illegal Gambling Crook, or Pathetic Dupe?

John Tierney wants people to know that none of it is his fault. With ‘it’ being a wide-ranging noun:

Should we believe this? That’s the wrong question: the right question is, does it matter whether we believe it or not? It’s the classic villainy versus incompetence situationa again: either John Tierney knew about his in-laws’ illegal gambling racket, or not. If he did, he’s dirty as sin and needs to go to jail himself. If he truly didn’t, then Tierney’s too stupid to be a Congressman. Either way: Richard Tisei should be the next Congressman from MA-06. ┬áSocial moderate or no, at least Tisei’s not running a campaign that works under the central assumption that MA-06 voters are idiots…

 

Moe Lane (crosspost)

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