Bielat back – T fare uproar rd. 1 – Menino’s SotC – Adams violated campaign laws

OTHER KIND OF BLACKOUT: Instead of blacking out my website like the cool kids are all doing today. I decided to just do a really half-baked job. Hope you enjoy it!

I BEFORE E: Sean Bielat is back in Massachusetts and back running for the 4th, but some papers still can’t figure out how to spell the repeat candidate’s name.

EARLY, OFTEN: If you don’t vote because getting to the polls is inconvenient, read this. (Sun)

LOOK AT ME, MA, DOING MY JOB: The Eagle-Trib gives themselves a hefty amount of credit in today’s piece on Rep. Paul Adams’ campaign finance violation.

Riders blast T fare, service plans (Photo: Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff)
Can Mitt Romney break break the curse and become president? – My Fox Boston Anti-Bullying Law Has No State Oversight – WCVB Boston Mayor Menino gives State-of-the-City address – My Fox Boston


Can Mitt Romney break break the curse and become president?:

Rivals want mitts on ex-gov’s taxes –

Romney jabs Santorum on felon voting – AP:

Newt Gingrich calls Mitt Romney, Bain Capital ‘exploitive’ – AP:

Mitt Romney says he pays federal taxes at 15 percent rate – AP:

Mitt Romney tries to finesse tax issue | GazetteNET:

Romney looking to clinch GOP nomination in Florida – AP:

Tax return often an issue for White House hopefuls – AP:


Senator Scott Brown’s crass warfare – Metro – The Boston Globe:

Brown-Warren ad limit idea recalls Weld-Kerry failure – Metro – The Boston Globe:

Sean Bielat to make 2d bid for Congress – Metro – The Boston Globe:

Race crowded for Massachusetts 4th Congressional District – AP:

The Daily Item: Tisei blasts Tierney as ineffective and an extremist:

Dueling Senate events on tap – The Sun Chronicle Online – News:

Beilat to seek house seat – The Sun Chronicle Online – News:

Sen. Scott Brown talks about campaign, negative ads during Central Massachusetts visit |

Democrat Warren sends "money bomb" in Senate bid – AP:

Sean Bielat enters race in 4th Mass. House district – AP:


Riders blast T fare, service plans – Metro – The Boston Globe:

Metro – Riders say T cuts, fare hikes would be ‘chaos’:

Riders rip plans for fare hikes, service cuts – Worcester Telegram & Gazette:

Mass. to get $5 million for trolleys, bike path – AP:

Transportation grants to help New England campuses – AP:


Mayor pledges a return to neighborhood schools –

Menino vows change in school assignment system – Metro – The Boston Globe:

Menino wants say over basic cable rates – The Boston Globe:


State gaming chief urges casino owners to ‘think big’ – AP:

Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse’s anti-casino position prompts sadness and smiles in and outside Paper City |


Anti-Bullying Law Has No State Oversight – Video – WCVB Boston:

Newton mayor Setti Warren details infrastructure needs, avoids tax increase talk – Metro – The Boston Globe:

State rules Rep. Adams broke campaign finance laws » Merrimack Valley », North Andover, MA:

Tewksbury state Rep. Adams, family members fined – Lowell Sun Online:


CT – Tide Appears To Be Shifting On ‘Stop Online Piracy Act’ – AP:

CT – Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy to appeal minimum state trooper staffing level law – AP:

ME – LePage, legislators initiate formal prayer caucus | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram:

ME – State needs a tax credit agency too, officials say | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram:

VT – Vernon rep talks about nuclear bill – Brattleboro Reformer:


Bielat formally enters race for Frank’s seat – Less Is More blog –

Massachusetts Liberal: Multimillion Mitt’s mess: