Seating Senator Scott Brown

    Sean Hannity was just reporting that Senate majority leader, Harry Reid, has said that Scott Brown will be sworn in when the "proper paperwork is received".  Sean went on to say that Sen. John Kerry should stand up for the people of Massachusetts and call for Senator-elect Brown to be seated. Regardless of when Senator Brown is sworn in, "proper paperwork", certification results, whatever… the | Read More »

    Can Scott Brown actually win fast enough in Massachusetts?

    Can Scott Brown actually win fast enough in Massachusetts? Here’s the rub if Scott Brown doesn’t win by some overwhelming majority the Democrat Machine in Massachusetts will in all likelihood somehow misplace the absentee ballots, (largely known to be GOP votes) as they have done repeatedly in other races, then he will lose buy a small margin. Ironically, if he does win by just enough | Read More »

    Will the Democrats Ignore This Precedent Too?

    If Martha Coakley wins on Tuesday, it won’t matter, but should Scott Brown pull off the upset of the year, Democrats are going to have to defy long time historic precedent to keep Paul Kirk, the appointed Senator of Massachusetts, in the Senate. Fred Barnes cites Republican lawyers on this precedent, but there is actually quite a lot of substantive detail that you can read | Read More »

    Will the Democrats Ignore This Precedent Too?

    If Martha Coakley wins on Tuesday, it won’t matter, but should Scott Brown pull off the upset of the year, Democrats are going to have to defy long time historic precedent to keep Paul Kirk, the appointed Senator of Massachusetts, in the Senate. Fred Barnes cites Republican lawyers on this precedent, but there is actually quite a lot of substantive detail that you can read | Read More »

    Commonwealth of Burma

    Everyone is familiar, or should be, by the recent statement of our appointed Senator, Paul Kirk: “Absolutely,” Kirk said, according to the State House News Service, when asked if he’d vote for the bill even if Brown captures the seat. “It would be my responsibility as United States senator, representing the people and understanding Sen. Kennedy’s agenda and the rest of it.” Now that the | Read More »

    Dems already plotting strategy in case Martha loses

    I have been worried about them doing this for a couple of days now. What’s surprising is that our appointed Senator Kirk would be this open about it this early. Now, it’s not about whether or not Scott can win; it’s that he needs to win big. The outright shamelessness of the Democratic Party in MA and nationally is disgusting.   The first is simple, | Read More »