Massachusetts to Obama: ‘No, You Can’t!’

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Brown’s astonishing win gives America a new lease on life.

Scott Brown Beats Martha Coakley – WSJ.com

‘It is to me a new and consolatory proof that wherever the people are well-informed they can be trusted with their own government; that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied on to set them to rights.” —Thomas Jefferson to Richard Price, January 8, 1789. Two hundred […]

How the Democrats Lost Massachusetts

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Political excess and an unpopular agenda paved the way for Scott’s Brown’s improbable Senate victory.

A Massachusetts Miracle?

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Can Republican Scott Brown pull an upset in the Bay State?

Jon Keller: The Backlash Is Coming! The Backlash Is Coming! – WSJ.com

With characteristic hubris, people in this state like to think they’ve been at the leading edge of American politics since the “shot heard ’round the world” in 1775. And in the past few years, we’ve given the nation a preview of Barack Obama’s presidential campaign with Deval Patrick’s successful 2006 bid for governor; provided a […]