Mayor Bill Finch was there, so was former Mayor John Fabrizi, as well as Finch’s 2011 Democratic primary opponent Mary-Jane Foster. They showed up Saturday at a campaign headquarters on the West Side to support Democratic candidates for various state and federal offices in November. Party regulars waved the flag for this election cycle, but […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bob Keeley'
September 15th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Cops
Tags: Auden Grogins·Bill Finch·Bob Keeley·Bridgeport Bluefish·Chris Caruso·Chris Murphy·Dan Malloy·David Daniels·Dick Blumenthal·Enrique Torres·Harding High School·Joe Ganim·John Fabrizi·Linda McMahon·Mary-Jane Foster·Pleasure Beach·Steelpointe Harbor·University of Bridgeport
August 2nd, 2014 · 24 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
A poll measuring the pulse of city voters on the state of the city, Mayor Bill Finch’s standing with voters and potential mayoral candidates is in the field. Have you received a call?
May 27th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Bob Keeley, the longest-serving legislator in the city’s history, has been relatively quiet since his failed bid in the 2011 special election to fill the state legislative seat vacated by Chris Caruso who took a job with the administration of Governor Dan Malloy. But the three-time mayoral candidate has been showing his face at political functions […]
February 4th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Another challenge slate was cleared for the ballot on Monday that sets the stage for political control of Black Rock where 130th District Leader Danny Roach must win if he’s to defeat Mario Testa as leader of the 90-member Democratic Town Committee following the March 4th primaries.
August 21st, 2013 · 27 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Education, Library, News and Events
Monday night Gabrielle Parisi, an organizer for the community action group Citizens Working For A Better Bridgeport that hosted a candidates forum at the Bridgeport Public Library Downtown, observed all the school board candidates addressing the public featured solid credentials. She’s right. The six Democrats running in a September 10 primary for Board of Education […]
Tags: Andre Baker·Andres Ayala·Auden Grogins·Bob Keeley·Bobby Simmons·Brandon Clark·Citizens Working for a Better Bridgeport·David Hennessey·Ed Gomes·Ernie Newton·Gabrielle Parisi·Howard Gardner·Jack Hennessy·Jacqueline Kelleher·Katie Bukovsky·Max Medina·Paul Ganim·Sacred Heart University·Simon Castillo·Tom McCarthy
Roll The Fight Tape! The Night Dems Mario Testa And Mike Rizzitelli Duked It Out At Party Convention
July 2nd, 2013 · 14 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Do we have a special video for you. We’re a few weeks away from a Democratic Town Committee convention to endorse school board candidates. Channeling back 24 years, it certainly was a wild and crazy Thursday night July 27, 1989 inside the Days Hotel on Lafayette Boulevard, jammed with 500 pols, for the Democratic Town […]
Tags: Barbara Bellis·Bob Keeley·Carmen Lopez·Cecil Young·Charlie Tisdale·Chris Caruso·CT Post·Ed Caldwell·Jim Callahan·Joe Ganim·John Gilmore·John Guman·Mario Testa·Mary Moran·Mike Rizzitelli·Paul Vallas·Tom Bucci
June 3rd, 2013 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, State Politics
State Senator Anthony Musto hasn’t exactly endeared himself lately with a number of constituents nor his district peers in the state legislature. His opposition to a government reform bill prohibiting city employees from serving on the City Council, support for watering down campaign finance reform and a general disconnect with his constituents has a number […]