If you need extra time to digest the bird, or risk a little extra indigestion wondering how many times they will violate the City Charter and Connecticut Constitution, the newly elected City Council, school board and city sheriffs will receive the oath of office on Sunday, 5 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers, 45 Lyon […]
Entries Tagged as 'Andre Baker'
November 29th, 2013 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Education, News and Events
Tags: AmyMarie Vizzo-Paniccia·Andre Baker·Bill Finch·Bob Halstead·David Hennessey·Denese Taylor-Moye·Dennis Scinto·Howard Austin·Howard Gardner·Jack Banta·Jim Holloway·Joe Larcheveque·Lydia Martinez·Michelle Lyons·Mike Marella·Milta Feliciano·Mitch Robles·Rich Paoletto·Rick Torres·Sauda Baraka·Sue Brannelly·Tom McCarthy·Trish Swain
November 26th, 2013 · 22 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Education
Update, Baraka has the votes Citing her experience, incoming Board of Education member Andre Baker who ran on both the Democratic and Connecticut Working Families Party line says he’ll support Sauda Baraka for school board chair. The school board with five new members will select officers at an organizational meeting in December. Democrat Dave Hennessey […]
November 20th, 2013 · 5 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Education
When the Board of Education meets for its organizational meeting December 9, it will have five new members to select a new chair. Working Families Party member Sauda Baraka and Democrat Dave Hennessey are trying to line up the votes for leadership among the nine members.
November 18th, 2013 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, City Council, City Politics, Education
With nearly $120,000 in campaign cash in the bank, Mayor Bill Finch is off to a mighty fundraising start at the midpoint of his second four-year term. Raising money will not be a problem for the mayor as he prepares for reelection in 2015. The larger questions: how will the next two budget cycles play […]
Tags: Americo Santiago·Andre Baker·Andres Ayala·Bill Finch·Bob "Troll" Walsh·Carmen Lopez·Chris Caruso·Dan Malloy·Ernie Newton·Joe Ganim·John Fabrizi·John Gomes·Mary-Jane Foster·Norm Pattis·Paul Ganim·Ralph Ford
November 6th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Education
The tiny Connecticut Working Families Party, with just a few hundred registered voters throughout the state, has reached its goal of coalition control of the Board of Education, according to unofficial returns, with the reelection of Sauda Baraka and election of three Democrats its supporters helped in the September 10 primary that were also victorious […]
Tags: Andre Baker·Barbara Bellis·Bill Finch·Carmen Lopez·David Hennessey·Eric Stewart-Alicea·Hernan Illingworth·Howard Gardner·Jacqueline Kelleher·Joe Larcheveque·John Bagley·Ken Moales·Maria Pereira·Paul Vallas·Sauda Baraka·Steve Best
November 5th, 2013 · 6 Comments · City Politics, Education, News and Events
Democrats Andre Baker, Dave Hennessey and Howard Gardner have easily won school board seats, according to unofficial tallies. Unofficial returns also show Working Families Party candidate Sauda Baraka and Republican Joe Larcheveque, leading for two minority-party slots.
November 5th, 2013 · 77 Comments · City Council, City Politics, Education, News and Events
Election day for City Council, school board and city sheriff seats. It’s not a mayoral year, but still a lot on the line for control of Board of Education policy and the direction of the city’s budget and legislative body. Let us know your candidate preferences for or against. And let us know what you’re […]
Tags: AmyMarie Vizzo-Paniccia·Andre Baker·Bob Halstead·Cecil Young·David Hennessey·Denese Taylor-Moye·Dennis Scinto·Eric Stewart-Alicea·Howard Austin·Howard Gardner·Jack Banta·Jim Holloway·Joe Larcheveque·Lydia Martinez·Michelle Lyons·Mike Marella·Milta Feliciano·Mitch Robles·Phil Blagys·Ralph Mojica·Rich Paoletto·Rick Torres·Sauda Baraka·Steve Best·Steven Stafstrom·Sue Brannelly·Tom McCarthy·Trish Swain