Log in Register

 

Kure Society Downtown Cabaret TheatreElle Sera
The Barnum MuseumInfoBridgeportOIB the book OIB Classifieds
OIB TV Connecticut Automotive Retailers Association

Aquarion Water Company

New England Regional Council of Carpenters

The Original Vazzy's

Holiday Catering






Ganim, Ganim & Ganim, P.C.


Jewel Silk Scarves



Entries Tagged as 'Donald Trump'

Congressman Calling, Himes To Host Town Hall Meeting

February 20th, 2017 · 26 Comments · Analysis and Comment, National Politics, News and Events

Wanna vent about Donald Trump? Praise Donald Trump? Health care, immigration, jobs, housing, taxes, infrastructure on your mind? Here’s your chance to sound off to Democratic Congressman Jim Himes at a constituent town hall meeting Wednesday, 6:30pm in City Council Chambers.

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Put-In Rump

February 16th, 2017 · 7 Comments · News and Events

Hmmm, drop the T in Trump and you have Put-In Rump. Seems fitting. (Yeah I know, couldn’t resist.) From Business Insider. Anyone visiting the Apple store in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood got an unusual surprise on Tuesday night: a giant projection of Russian President Vladimir Putin caressing a very pregnant Donald Trump.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Jepsen Applauds Court Of Appeals Rebuke Of Trump Travel Ban

February 9th, 2017 · 4 Comments · News and Events

Statement from Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen: Attorney General George Jepsen today issued the following statement on the ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit that upholds the District Court’s temporary restraining order that has halted President Donald Trump’s executive order barring individuals from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the United […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Murphy: Trump’s A Bully, Mocks To Silence You

February 8th, 2017 · 7 Comments · National Politics, News and Events

After Elizabeth Warren was gaveled down for speaking against a Senate colleague who is President Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy took to the lectern. Video above with excerpts from his speech below:

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Ganim To Suburbanites: If You Care, Practice What You Preach (Home)

February 8th, 2017 · 57 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events

Mayor Joe Ganim on Tuesday issued a message through his Twitter feed putting suburbanites on notice: “If we care about the most vulnerable, suburbans must help, not criticize us for not doing enough.”

[Read more →]

Tags: ···

Sanctuary City Supporters Fill City Council Chambers, Can Trump Deny Funds?

February 7th, 2017 · 48 Comments · City Council, News and Events

Backers of Bridgeport as a sanctuary city raised their voices Monday night. See video here. CT Post coverage here. Can Trump deny funds to sanctuary cities? See here.

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Jepsen Joins Challenge Of Trump’s Immigration Order

February 6th, 2017 · 10 Comments · News and Events

From Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen: Attorney General George Jepsen has joined with 15 other attorneys general in asking a federal appeals court to leave in place a temporary restraining order issued by the federal District Court in Seattle that has halted President Donald Trump’s executive order barring individuals from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··

Council Meeting Features Sanctuary City Speakers, Ganim Weighs Trump’s Help (Paging Lowell Weicker)

February 6th, 2017 · 12 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, News and Events

Three speakers are scheduled to address the City Council Monday night on the subject of Bridgeport’s prospects as a sanctuary city designation that would shelter undocumented immigrants from federal policies. A number of city councilors support it while Mayor Joe Ganim has not signed on, preferring to leverage his relationship with Donald Trump that he built […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·······