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  • Howie Carr thread week of Feb 1, 2009

    02/01/2009 4:34:47 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 31 replies · 1,859+ views
    howiecarr.com ^ | 02/01/09 | raccoonradio
    Howie thread starting with his Sunday Herald column
  • Thomas Finneran passed over in pardon lottery

    01/20/2009 4:43:05 AM PST · by billorites · 11 replies · 757+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | January 20, 2009 | Edward Mason
    Former Massachusett House Speaker Thomas Finneran’s desperate bid for a last-minute presidential pardon has failed, after President Bush issued his final acts of executive clemency by commuting the prison sentences of two former U.S. border agents accused of shooting a Mexican drug dealer. A White House aide said the clock ran out for Finneran, convicted of lying about his role in legislative redistricting. Finneran enlisted the help of three former Republican governors to convince the outgoing GOP president to forgive him of the federal felony. “There are no further announcements expected regarding pardons,” White House spokesman Tony Fratto said. Neither...