Stephanie M. Davis

Posts Tagged ‘massachusetts’

Announcement – We are moving…

In Mass Transparency Review on March 15, 2009 at 1:48 AM

Hello faithful reader and thanks for your support. We here at MTR have some great news. We are “moving” to the Massachusetts edition of News Platoon. The Mass News Platoon is in “soft launch” mode while our growing community familiarizes itself with the new site, writing schedules, etc. Our focus: free markets, fiscal reform and restraint, and Transparency as always. We will also be doing reporting on news stories affecting Massachusetts citizens. Building a sense of community is essential to any journalistic endeavor and Mass Transparency Review/Mass News Platoon is no different. If you would like to write for our site, send a newstip, story suggestion, please drop us a line: Thanks and hope to see you around.


Should Public Money Be Spent on This???

In Uncategorized on March 11, 2009 at 9:45 PM

Is this an example of the prudent use of public dollars? It’s certainly an example of the rich getting richer. And by the way, “the Feds” aren’t spending millions on Kennedy’s legacy. The Taxpayer is.

“Budget Cutting” – Legerdemain

In Mass Transparency Review on February 28, 2009 at 9:20 AM

The rhetoric is more apocalyptic than the reality of the situation.

Mayor Menino visits Washington, D.C., and…

In Data on February 21, 2009 at 10:51 PM

promises transparency and accountability. We’ll see.

Please Come and Join Us…

In Mass Transparency Review on February 19, 2009 at 9:49 PM

Authors wanted for this blog; must be passionate about bringing greater accountability to Massachusetts government. Also, please join our Google Group; click here for info.

Representative Karyn Polito Interview

In Massachusetts Matters on February 5, 2009 at 8:37 PM

Special thanks to Representative Polito. She is clearly an energetic, hard working and sensible public servant. We need more like her in our legislative ranks. Topics discussed: MBTA privatization;Pacheco repeal;Capital Gains tax reform; transparency and ethics. Here is the link to the podcast.

Kamal Jain & Kevin McCrae – Thanks

In Massachusetts Matters on January 29, 2009 at 7:14 PM

Special thanks to tonight’s guests. We look forward to speaking with you both again.

Upcoming Program – Massachusetts Matters

In Massachusetts Matters on January 28, 2009 at 12:57 PM

On Thursday, January, 29, 2009, we will launch the inaugural edition of Massachusetts Matters. The radio show/podcast format will compliment this blog and statewide efforts at genuine governmental reform. Special guest: Kamal Jain.

A democracy in name only

In Public Records Law on January 20, 2009 at 5:58 PM

When it comes to enforcement of its Public Recorders laws, residents can expect little in the way of support from the political infrastructure.