Some had asked to see the roll call on the senatorial succession vote. Here is the tally sheet for the major roll call that settled the issue.
Will, I also appreciate your being candid about the tough decision. But this vote by the Massachusetts House is just the height of hypocrisy. After voting to deny Gov Romney the ability to appoint a Senator back in 2004, and then changing the law back to serve themselves is embarrassing…these people must have no shame. […]
Will Thank you for meeting with the Massachusetts Fatherhood Coalition and bring other reps and senators to meet with us. As an advocate for fathers I support and I am sure you will too shared parenting if it gets released by the judiciary committee. It was a pleasure to meet so many representatives and talk […]
Thanks Will, and also for your thoughtful analysis and open communication.
A tough choice, but I think you made the right decision. For me, the fact that the interim senator will not run in the special election is important. Am I right in understanding that that stipulation is only a requested pledge and not part of state law? If so, is it possible to make interim […]
As a citizen of Massachusetts I urge you to support giving our Governor the authority to appoint an interim US Senator to fill Senator Kennedy’s seat. If my daughter needs health care services I don’t want to have to tell her that she doesn’t have it because the Massachusetts legislature voted against giving it’s citizens’ equal representation with every […]