Monthly Archives: August 2013

Steal this ad, Lenny boy!

Asking the question “When did Rochester Republicans become tools of the Independence Party?” betrays the political innocence – make that ignorance – of John Dawson. Any involved Republican knows exactly when Rochester Republicans became tools of the Independence Party: the … Continue reading

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Burnt-out Rainbow Diner – a magnet for rats

Since the Rainbow Diner – on Route 209 in Kerhonkson – burned down on July 2, 2012 all kinds of rats were attracted to its remains. The political ones are the most frightening. Lack of insurance, asbestos contamination, Department of … Continue reading

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Poll results… with a grain of salt

In the Who’s your choice in this primary? poll posted a few days ago, John Dawson, the challenger in the coming Republican primary in Rochester, beat Terry Bernardo – the incumbent legislator from District 21 – by twenty points. Judging … Continue reading

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Republican primary in Rochester

On September 10, 2013 the registered Republicans will send one sacrificial lamb to a real battle. Seeking the Ulster County Legislature seat in District 21 (Rochester and East Wawarsing), John Dawson and Terry Bernardo are fighting in this primary for … Continue reading

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Rumor has it!

From the Ulster County GOP bylaws: “In the event of the death, disqualification, or resignation of a Chair… the County Chair shall, with the advice of the existing members of the Town… Committee, within fifteen (15) days from the date … Continue reading

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Jack the Ripper strikes again!

You have seen this email in my previous post Devious male chauvinist pig “out of politics”: From: David O’Halloran Date: August 13, 2013 11:37:53 AM Committee Members, All documents relating to our caucus have been completed and mailed to the … Continue reading

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Devious male chauvinist pig “out of politics”

David O’Halloran’s first email: Manuela Michailescu’s reply: David O’Halloran’s second email: David O’Halloran’s third email: Tavi Cilenti’s reply: Possible excuse for David’s emails, according to the conventional wisdom: – Jon Dogar-Marinesco

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After GOP Caucus: Chipman in, O’Halloran out

Supervisor Carl Chipman speaking before the vote. He was nominated by Manuela Michailescu (far left) and seconded by Tavi Cilenti. Rochester Republican Caucus is behind us. Here are all the candidates seeking endorsement, the winners highlighted: Carl Chipman / Tim … Continue reading

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David O’Halloran, do the right thing for a change: RESIGN!

Before I forget: please attend the Rochester Republican Caucus, today, Monday, August 12, 6:30 PM at the Accord Firehouse. :: This caucus will mark about four years of having Captain David O’Halloran at the helm of the local Republican Party. … Continue reading

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Town of Rochester incumbent Supervisor Carl Chipman nominated at the Conservative Party Caucus

Reporters Kellie McGuire (Blue Stone Press) and Terence P. Ward (Shawangunk Journal) agree that one picture is worth a thousand words. Town of Rochester Conservative Party held its 2013 nominating caucus Thursday, August 8 at the Accord Firehouse. Town Party … Continue reading

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