Tag Archives: Doug Rubin

Elizabeth Warren, Cub Reporter

Actually, cub columnist – not to get technical about it. U. S. Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren (D-Boston Herald) has been writing a daily column about the Republican National Convention all this week for the feisty local tabloid. That’s right: The … Continue reading

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WSJ: Elizabeth Warren Could Beat Scott Brown

Friday’s Wall Street Journal featured a front-page piece with the headline, “GOP’s Hopes Rise for Senate Control.” It laid out the the Senate politiscape for 2012 thusly: The political arithmetic for 2012 shows what Democrats are up against. Republicans would … Continue reading

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Boston Herald: Put Another Speaker On The Barbie

Could Massachusetts rack up a felonious fourpeat? From today’s Boston Herald: With three predecessors now felons, House Speaker Robert DeLeo starts this week under a cloud of scrutiny as questions linger from Salvatore DiMasi’s trial and investigators sort through a … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Doug Rubin Edition)

As the corruption trial of former Massachusetts House Speaker Sale DiMasi proceeds apace, it’s instructive to track the coverage in Boston’s two dailies. From Monday’s Boston Globe: The witnesses expected this week include David Simas, a White House adviser and … Continue reading

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Why Doesn’t Doug Rubin’s Boston Herald Column Run On The Op-Ed Page?

For several months now the Boston Herald has run a regular column by Doug Rubin, former chief of staff for Gov. Deval Patrick and current lobbyist for gambling giant GTech Corp., which has multimillion-dollar contracts with the Massachusetts State Lottery. (See … Continue reading

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Doug Rubin Thinks You’re An Idiot

From Thursday’s Boston Globe: Ex-Patrick aide now lobbyist for gambling firm Doug Rubin, a former close political adviser to Governor Deval Patrick and the state treasurer, has registered as a Beacon Hill lobbyist for GTech Corp., the gambling giant that … Continue reading

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