From Dan Tepfer, CT Post: A Danbury civil rights lawyer was fined by a federal judge for lying in a lawsuit that claimed Bridgeport city officials have a policy against hiring black lawyers.
Entries Categorized as 'News and Events'
August 1st, 2014 · 6 Comments · News and Events
August 1st, 2014 · 3 Comments · News and Events
You going to the hippie fest?
July 31st, 2014 · 24 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
UPDATE, Statement from city: Alanna Kabel, the city’s assistant chief administrative officer, will be leaving the city for a position with the federal Housing and Urban Development office in Hartford, according to the mayor’s office. Kabel had once served as deputy chief administrative officer in charge of the Community Development Block Grant Program.
July 31st, 2014 · 22 Comments · City Politics, Development and Zoning, News and Events, State Politics
Time to pass the peace poop. While officials in Bridgeport and Trumbull continue to battle over sewer fees, State Senate candidate Marilyn Moore is urging cooperation between the communities for approval of a regional water pollution control authority to “stabilize rates, protect the environment and create much-needed jobs.” Moore issued a statement Wednesday urging an […]
July 31st, 2014 · 12 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
A new poll by Vox Populi Polling shows a statistical dead heat between Governor Dan Malloy and Republican endorsed Tom Foley who faces an August 12 primary from State Senator John McKinney. Malloy and Foley squared off in a tight election in 2010.
July 30th, 2014 · 36 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
Promising to eliminate “income taxes for middle class families” the Republican gubernatorial primary team John McKinney and David Walker has released their latest joint commercial that also promises to shrink state government.
Working Families Party Endorses Malloy–Backlash From Former WFP Supporters? Pelto: Politics Before Policy
July 29th, 2014 · 16 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics
Lindsay Farrell, executive director of the Connecticut Working Families Party, issued an eblast to supporters on Tuesday announcing the endorsement of Governor Dan Malloy for another four years. Malloy’s name will appear on the Democratic and WFP lines in the general election. In Bridgeport, former school board member Maria Pereira broke from the WFP several […]