When Democrats converge on Philadelphia next month to officially nominate Hillary Clinton for president, two old buds will be shoulder to shoulder as delegates, Democratic Town Chair Mario Testa and Mayor Joe Ganim. City Councilwoman Mary McBride Lee will also be there as a delegate. Joe and Mario enjoy a heralded history of fascination at party […]
Entries Tagged as 'Hillary Clinton'
June 13th, 2016 · 24 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, National Politics, State Politics
June 8th, 2016 · 52 Comments · National Politics, News and Events
Democrat Hillary Clinton will have plenty of surrogate support framing her Republican presidential opponent Donald Trump as a demagogue. Congressman Jim Himes obliges in this Tuesday night statement: “Tonight, with another string of victories across the country, Hillary Clinton has secured the Democratic Party nomination for President of the United States. By winning the national popular […]
May 1st, 2016 · 22 Comments · National Politics
April 27th, 2016 · 13 Comments · National Politics, News and Events
Hillary Clinton, in a close statewide primary win over Bernie Sanders on Tuesday, ran up large pluralities across Bridgeport, according to unofficial Democratic primary results winning the city 7,278 to 3,756. Republican frontrunner Donald Trump also carried Bridgeport.
April 26th, 2016 · 4 Comments · National Politics, News and Events, State Politics
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Who’s Your Horse In Presidential Primary? Election Hotline Set Up For Voter Concerns, Absentee Ballots Low
April 25th, 2016 · 17 Comments · Analysis and Comment, National Politics, State Politics
Can Hill fend off the Bern? Will John Kasich and Ted Cruz even be competitive against Donald Trump? Connecticut’s registered Dems and Republicans head to the polls on Tuesday to select their preferences for the general election. The state’s largest city received visits from Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton over the weekend while Bernie Sanders […]
April 24th, 2016 · 15 Comments · National Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Update, speech transcript: One day after Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump visited Connecticut’s most populous city, the likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton addressed more than 1,000 supporters at the University of Bridgeport’s Harvey Hubbell gym, home of the Purple Knights, declaring “We have to take on the gun lobby and take on the epidemic of […]
April 23rd, 2016 · 7 Comments · City Politics, National Politics, News and Events
Donald Trump visited Bridgeport on Saturday, Hillary Clinton arrives Sunday in back-to-back presidential candidate visits. When was the last time that happened? While Ganim is supporting Clinton, he made a quick visit to greet Trump at the Klein Memorial rally. Bernie Sanders supporters can see him in New Haven.