From the CT Post:
Mayor Bill Finch, in a hastily called press conference, said that the city’s share of the cost of President Obama’s canceled visit is “irrelevant.”
“We’ve hosted 100 or so Presidential visits in Bridgeport’s history, and we’ll host 100 more, God willing” Finch said. “We’ll spare no cost to protect our commander in chief.”
Finch did not provide a cost estimate of the work done to spruce up Central High School and its grounds for Obama’s visit.
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