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Analysts fault Richard Tisei’s criticism of John Tierney

In a debate last week in the hotly contested Sixth Congressional District race, Republican challenger Richard Tisei branded US Representative John F. Tierney a do-nothing lawmaker.

“You’ve been in Congress for 16 years. You’re the only member of the Massachusetts congressional delegation who’s never sponsored a bill that’s been signed into law,” Tisei said, encouraging the audience to search C-Span’s online archives for bills sponsored by Tierney.

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