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Old 01-19-2014, 09:05 AM   #11
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#1) Governor Patrick (Democrat) - Called his Office of Constituent Affairs at least 7 or 8 times just to try to arrange a meeting with massDOT. Every time I called them back they said they have had no response from massDOT. Every one of my calls to Deval Patricks office is documented.

#2) Senator Michael Rodriques (Democrat) - He said that he could not get a callback either from massDOT. Even though he hosted all the public forums that DOT had on this project. He did arrange a non productive meeting several months after the property was taken.

#3) Representative Patrick Kennedy (Democrat) - The most unresponsive of all my contacts. I met with one of his assistants in his Fall River office. Never heard back from Kennedy's office, and every time I called Kennedy's office they would screen the call and then tell me that she was not there. Never received a return call to my messages.

To other small business owners I would say this. These people did nothing for me. Keep in mind, all I wanted was a meeting with massDOT before they took the property. I was not asking for anything more than a meeting to discuss my property. massDOT held firm with all these elected officials that they do not negotiate with anyone, and refused to meet with me.
Start here; http://www.massgop.com/contact/
They may be able to rattle some cages for you. Maybe not but your story has to stay out there. They ripped you off, simply put, because you are not
connected like K and other are.
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