1. Sarah Palin - she's back big time! What's her magic? What is her role in the Republican Party? American political life?
2. Is the Tea Party movement as powerful as its proponents claim?
3. Miss Bachman. She like Sarah Palin, is a "hot" Republican speaker. But does her political rhetoric ultimately doom her?
4. The Worcester budget looks bleak. The mayor and city councilors are hinting at tax hikes for homeowners. Should the residential taxpayer start opeing up his/her wallet?
5. What about the police force? Should City Manager Mike O'Brien rehire some of our laid off police officers?