Speaker DiMasi to resign Tuesday - Se...

Speaker DiMasi to resign Tuesday - Sentinel & Enterprise

There are 13 comments on the Sentinel & Enterprise story from Jan 26, 2009, titled Speaker DiMasi to resign Tuesday - Sentinel & Enterprise. In it, Sentinel & Enterprise reports that:

Embattled Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi said Sunday he was resigning one of the most powerful positions in state government amid allegations a close friend used their relationship to push ...

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Since: Mar 08

Boylston, MA

#1 Jan 26, 2009
About Time...
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#2 Jan 26, 2009
Ken Burgess wrote:
About Time...
This is a start. It would be better to see him walking in cuffs. But I'll take this for now.
Norma

Concord, MA

#3 Jan 26, 2009
Just seems odd that the state house enacts a really bad health care law where the powers that be sold us out to the insurance companies and now DiMasi gets a job in the health care field.Anyone see a connection???Citizens will be fined $900.00 this year and double that next year.DiMasi nor anyone else in the state house cares about the citizens on Massachusetts.We need chapter 58 thrown out with the bums.
CROOK

Fitchburg, MA

#4 Jan 26, 2009
I couldn't disagree more anyone who doesn't have health insurance should be fined more than 900.00 bucks!!! These dirt bags mooch off all of us who do pay.. As far as that Crook Dimasi goes thank god he is gone. He shot down the Casino plan (which costs the state millions) and lead the charge for gay marriage..SEE YEA LATER!!
jimmy the geek

Stoneham, MA

#5 Jan 26, 2009
good riddance
Jim

Fitchburg, MA

#6 Jan 26, 2009
No one should be surprised, it's been a free for all in Boston both on the city and state level.

dishonest politicians everywhere, and we keep on voting for them, we do not deserve better...
Bill

Fitchburg, MA

#7 Jan 26, 2009
Another crooked self serving Massachusetts politician slithers away smiling with his pockets full while the rest fight for his slot.
Get Real

Leominster, MA

#8 Jan 26, 2009
Dimasi, Wilkerson, and Turner are simply the tip of the Mass Pol iceberg. Duval and the hundreds of folks he's put on the state payroll are of the same ilk.

Yes We Can (rip off the taxpayers)
REoL

Worcester, MA

#9 Jan 26, 2009
Another Crook dethrowned.
What crook is next?
west side larry

North Brookfield, MA

#10 Jan 26, 2009
REoL wrote:
Another Crook dethrowned.
What crook is next?
Bad hair day Flanagan I hope. She is useless!
Not a firefighter

Fitchburg, MA

#11 Jan 26, 2009
west side larry wrote:
<quoted text>Bad hair day Flanagan I hope. She is useless!
But being ugly isn't a crime. If it were we'd have to send her to Gitmo.
together we rip off

Dennis, MA

#12 Jan 26, 2009
hey duval.... so did u and your assisants write off the luxary rooms and drinks and food at the inaugaration to the massachusetts taxpayers liker u did on that china trip...laughing duval says"dont worry.be happy" mean while he comes back here and says together we can.... throw everyone out of work...cut budgets,,,bla bla..lets make him a one term governor...TOGETHER WE CAN

Since: Mar 08

Boylston, MA

#13 Jan 27, 2009
Ironic that the Governor and Attorney general,as well as a large number of Legislatures, had nothing but praise for DiMassi a few weeks ago, and are still praising him. Nobody dared go against him, or face DiMassi's wrath. IMHO, he'll get away with a small fine and never goto jail.

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