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Entries from August 15th, 2018

The Great Debate: Must The Legislative Branch Have Counsel Independent Of Chief Executive?

December 17th, 2017 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, News and Events

It’s been a debate chronicled on OIB for a decade: should the city’s legislative branch secure its own legal counsel independent of the executive branch, in support of checks and balances in government? How can the City Attorney’s Office provide legislative guidance that may be in conflict with the wishes of the mayor?

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No Bromance For ‘Golden Boy’ Bronin, Kohut: Bridgeport Must Lead New State Power Axis

December 17th, 2017 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, State Politics

Ah, what’s in your stocking this week? For Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin who’s considering a run for governor, a lump of coal from Kohut. That would be Bridgeport policy wonk Jeff Kohut, former candidate for mayor, who wants to redefine the long-standing “exploitation and neglect of our urban centers at the hands of elitist, self-serving, […]

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Help Urged For Nurse Fighting Pancreatic Cancer

December 17th, 2017 · No Comments · News and Events

Connecticut leaders are urging support for a Bridgeport nurse fighting for her life battling inoperable pancreatic cancer. Karen Marlin, a mother of three, has put her profession on hold. See News 12 coverage here.

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