Bob Montgomery Thomas

Bob Thomas says “Show Me the Plan!

By Bob Montgomery Thomas In an apparent April Fool joke attempt, Mayor Sue Kay appeared before the Weymouth town council along with the CFO on April 1 to ask for its support of her proposed meals tax increase of .075% (3/4 of 1%), which would bring the effective tax on prepared foods to 7%.  That’s…

BACON HILL ROLL CALL

WHAT ALL OF WEYMOUTH AND PART OF HINGHAM ARE STUCK WITH ON BACON HILL Bacon Hill “representatives” on roll calls from the week of Feb. 4 to 8.

Standing One’s Ground – Revising the Castle Doctrine

By Bob Montgomery Thomas Once again, The Patriot Ledger editors were on the wrong side of the equation in an editorial they published on March 31.  For them to say that interest in the proposed amendment to the Castle Doctrine statute already in place (MGL c. 278, § 8A) only escalated after the Florida tragedy…

When, in the Course of human events … indeed!

By Bob Montgomery Thomas “When, in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a…

Character Counts

      (Picture of recent Weymouth mayoral candidate and second-place finisher, Bob Monty, contemplating his navel while listening to the incumbent mayor’s very dumb answer to an overly dumbed-down question at a League of Women Voters candidates forum in late October 2011.  The “forum” was put on by the same national group who launched vicious attacks…

Complaint filed over Sue Kay campaign finances

Following this intro is a letter I sent to the Office of Campaign and Political Finance (OCPF) regarding out-of-town special interest money and in-town special interest money taken in by Weymouth’s mayor this year – on top of the many $thousands she received from various unions – for whom she has done absolutely nothing.  The…

From the Bob Montgomery Thomas campaign

Bob Montgomery Thomas is pleased to announce that Carol Ann Murphy, of East Weymouth, joined the campaign five weeks ago as his manager and trusted advisor for the hotly-contested 2011 Weymouth mayoral race.