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Entries from September 21st, 2018

Comedy Club Owner: Relieve Stress, I’m A Cheerleader, I love This Town

May 2nd, 2018 · 13 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events

For those of us who explore the funny bone in politics, Vinnie Brand’s Stress Factory comedy club is branding Downtown to a whole new level. Backed by Mayor Joe Ganim and Congressman Jim Himes on Wednesday, Brand monologued the grand opening of his club along McLevy Green to supporters with an effervescence to plug it […]

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Fairfield Republicans Endorse Walker For Governor

May 2nd, 2018 · 34 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

The Fairfield Republican Town Committee Tuesday night endorsed Bridgeport resident David Walker for governor giving the former U.S. Comptroller General a delegate boost heading into the GOP state convention May 11-12. The endorsement comes after an appeal from former State Senator John McKinney, who represented the town for years, to support former Trumbull First Selectman […]

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Meet The Delegates, The Most Popular Dems In CT Politics

May 2nd, 2018 · 16 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics

These political people are popular: delegates to the May 18-19 Democratic convention in Hartford. See delegate list provided by Connecticut Democratic Party here. Delegates will endorse candidates for statewide office including governor. Candidates must secure 15 percent support to make the August primary ballot. The only other option for ballot access is a petition drive.

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A Hartford Perspective On Ganim

May 2nd, 2018 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, State Politics

On Tuesday Mayor Joe Ganim brought his Runyonesque run for governor to Hartford where he opened a campaign office in the capital city. Hartford Courant reporters Daniela Altimari and Matthew Ormseth provide this perspective. For Joe Ganim, the road to the governor’s office–and the next phase of his redemption–goes right through Hartford.

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Moore Appointed To Key Finance Committee

May 2nd, 2018 · 3 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

News release from State Senator Marilyn Moore: Senator Marilyn Moore (D-Bridgeport) has been appointed as the Senate Democratic co-chair of the General Assembly’s Bonding Subcommittee.

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