From Communications Director Brett Broesder: In preparation for President Barack Obama and Gov. Dan Malloy visiting the state’s largest city for an event at Central High School on Sunday, Bridgeport officials are announcing street and parking restrictions while they’re in town.
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October 31st, 2014 · 1 Comment · News and Events, State Politics
October 30th, 2014 · 2 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
From CT Democratic Party, for previous ticket holders to Barack Obama visit: Thank you for returning your ticket to the cancelled rally with Connecticut Democrats and President Obama. Starting tomorrow (Friday) morning at 9:00 AM, you can come in and pick up your new ticket to Sunday’s rescheduled event at one of these two locations:
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October 29th, 2014 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics
After a revue of several venues, officials say President Obama will campaign for Governor Dan Malloy on Sunday at approximately 3:30 p.m. at Central High School auditorium. About 1,800 people will be allowed in according to Fire Chief Brian Rooney, a figure determined by the Secret Service.
October 29th, 2014 · No Comments · News and Events, State Politics
From the Q poll: Men and women likely voters are miles apart, leaving the Connecticut governor’s race between Democratic incumbent Gov. Dannel Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley tied 43 – 43 percent, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today. Independent candidate Joe Visconti has 7 percent, with 6 percent undecided.
October 28th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, State Politics
One week to go and polls show the race for governor cannot be any tighter. Barring anything kooky happening in the final days, now it’s just a question of which side does a better job pulling out their peeps.
October 24th, 2014 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
In the closing days of a campaign you seek every advantage you can get. President Obama is scheduled to visit Bridgeport two days before the November 4 general election, in a reprise of 2010 at a location to be named, and wife Michelle will make a stop in New Haven next week for maybe a […]
October 22nd, 2014 · 35 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics
Four years ago, Barack Obama’s visit to Bridgeport jammed the Webster Bank Arena three days before Election Day in support of Democratic candidates. He’s now scheduled to return November 2, two days before the election rescheduling his postponed visit to Central High School from last week, according to an advisory released by the Connecticut Democratic […]