In his quest to regain the mayoralty, Joe Ganim also had a goal to secure more than 50 percent of the vote so no one could claim a spoiler role. He did that.
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November 4th, 2015 · 23 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
October 30th, 2015 · 21 Comments · City Politics
October 30th, 2015 · 110 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
More than 61,000 electors are eligible to vote in Tuesday’s historic mayoral election, 42,107 Democrats, 3,579 Republicans, 15,415 unaffiliated and 265 other, according to the most current registration summary. The Democratic primary turnout when Joe Ganim defeated incumbent Bill Finch was about one-third, the highest raw turnout for a mayoral primary in 30 years. If […]
October 26th, 2015 · 68 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Joe Ganim carries a refrain inside his head that goes something like this, “I’ve come too far, I’ve come too far.” Ganim won the Democratic primary in historic fashion, knocking off an incumbent mayor. He danced on a table, followers exploded with joy both in praise of Ganim’s comeback and with glee that he had […]
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October 24th, 2015 · 62 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
In his first general election mail piece, Democratic nominee Joe Ganim takes the high road reminding voters about his accomplishments as mayor in the areas of taxes, public safety, jobs and schools.
October 23rd, 2015 · 26 Comments · City Politics
In the penultimate weekend before a historic mayoral election, everyone is welcome to cast a vote in this survey, albeit unscientific.
October 20th, 2015 · 42 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, Library, News and Events
City politics can be a contact sport, so why not a mayoral debate with sharp elbows to compete with Sunday afternoon football? The 1,400-seat Klein Memorial Auditorium, 910 Fairfield Avenue, will host a forum this Sunday from 4:30 to 6 p.m. presented by the League of Women Voters of the Bridgeport Area.
October 13th, 2015 · 35 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
With three weeks left to the general election, the seven candidates for mayor engaged in a forum on radio station WICC. CT Mirror coverage here. CT Post scribe Bill Cummings has more.