From Chris Keating, Hartford Courant:
Democrat Ned Lamont said Tuesday that he would “probably not” support Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim in November if the convicted felon wins next week’s Democratic gubernatorial primary.
Lamont was asked twice during a one-hour debate about supporting his opponent before he responded with the two-word answer of “probably not.”
In their final debate before Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary, Lamont and Ganim also distanced themselves from Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and said they would reduce property taxes in cash-strapped communities.
But Lamont raised some eyebrows when he said he would not commit to supporting Ganim. Lamont initially did not answer clearly, prompting debate host Dennis House, an anchor with WFSB-TV, to ask again.
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