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The Beacon Hill Compromise on Contraception — Only in Massachusetts

...decrease choice for virtually everyone in Massachusetts.  This “Beacon Hill compromise” diminishes our liberties and depletes our wallets.   Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read other articles by Mr. Tortelli here.......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/10/11/the-beacon-hill-compromise-on-contraception-only-in-massachusetts/

More Catholic Than …

...the grasp of socially liberal interest groups. After all, if not to the Church, where shall pro-lifers go?   Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read other articles by Mr. Tortelli here.......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/09/23/more-catholic-than/

When Pro-Life Promotes True Choice

...to destroy.” In this case, the power to tax involves the power to destroy both life and choice.   Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read other articles by Mr. Tortelli here.......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/09/13/when-pro-life-promotes-true-choice/

Gordon Gekko’s Government

...must respect tolerable limits.” To the political class, that might resound like a fate worse than Hades.   Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read Mr. Tortelli’s past articles here.      ......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/08/13/gordon-gekkos-government/

Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! Just Not Tobacco

...how much less they want to tax marijuana than tobacco, makes you wonder:  What exactly they are smoking these days?   Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read Mr. Tortelli’s past articles here.......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/07/03/smoke-smoke-smoke-just-not-tobacco/

What’s An Unborn Child Got To Do With It?

...discover nary a word about the unborn child. Oh well. What does the unborn child have to do with it all, anyway?   Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. He is the......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/05/15/whats-an-unborn-child-got-to-do-with-it/

Dime-Store Obamacare

  In the nascent days of post-World War II conservatism, Senator Barry Goldwater coined a phrase that defined the limited political goals of moderate Eisenhower-era Republicans. Goldwater referred......

http://newbostonpost.com/2017/03/28/dime-store-obamacare/

Spending money… to spend more money

...ever-growing bureaucracy, politicians and their taxpayer-subsidized consultants would do well to remember another bit of wisdom from Plautus. “Practice yourself,” he admonished, “what you preach.” Joseph Tortelli Joseph Tortelli is......

http://newbostonpost.com/2016/10/31/spending-money-to-spend-more-money/

Political myth-making: Another ‘Kennedy for governor’ sighting

...2018 rolls around, Joe Kennedy III will follow the family tradition and seek reelection to Congress. Elvis, anyone? Joseph Tortelli Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read his past columns......

http://newbostonpost.com/2016/10/06/political-myth-making-another-kennedy-for-governor-sighting/

“I know nothing”: Thwarting school choice in Massachusetts

...of Harvard University philosopher George Santayana: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Joseph Tortelli Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read his past columns here.......

http://newbostonpost.com/2016/09/08/i-know-nothing-thwarting-school-choice-in-massachusetts/

Bah humbug! No ‘sales tax holiday’ for working families

...worry much about the cost to the state and little about the cost to working families. Joseph Tortelli Joseph Tortelli is a freelancer writer. Read his past columns here.......

http://newbostonpost.com/2016/08/02/bah-humbug-no-sales-tax-holiday-for-working-families/