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Entries from September 19th, 2017

Murphy, Himes Sickened By Passage Of Republican Health Care Bill

May 4th, 2017 · 8 Comments · National Politics, News and Events

Senator Chris Murphy and Representative Jim Himes issued the following statements after the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act by a vote of 217-213. It now goes on to the Senate for action.

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Herbst Rejects Another Term, Gears Up For Governor’s Race

May 4th, 2017 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics

Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst will not seek another two-year term. Instead he’ll gear up for the Republican nomination for governor in 2018. The field is growing in both major parties. So far Herbst is the only GOP contender to announce he’ll not accept contributions from lobbyists. On the Democratic side, Bridgeport attorney Chris Mattei, […]

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Ganim’s Battle With Boredom

May 4th, 2017 · 30 Comments · Analysis and Comment

Scratchy week for Mayor Joe Ganim. His modern parking meters are a public relations nightmare, the city has suffered its 10th homicide equaling the number of murders from last year, Joe flies off to Lebanon surreptitiously leaving his communications director to helplessly shrug her shoulders with no real explanation. Come on Joe, if it’s a […]

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Join Us On Jim Buchanan Radio Show, Connecticut Characters

May 4th, 2017 · 3 Comments · News and Events

So much to talk about these days. And that’s what I’ll be doing tonight (Thursday) 6:30 to promote my latest book Connecticut Characters: Personalities Spicing Up The Nutmeg State on Jim Buchanan’s Talk Of The Town, radio station 600 WICC. Listen in, give us a call, make it an OIB moment.

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Special Tour Of Barnum Museum

May 4th, 2017 · 1 Comment · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

From Mr. Barnum: Saturday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Barnum Museum will open its doors to all seekers of the rare, the unusual and the wondrous! Obscura Day guests will have the opportunity to join the Museum Executive Director and Curator on a special and private tour of the collections for a viewing of […]

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