Sometimes outsiders are so disengaged about local city politics and the viewpoint of urban voters, they may as well be from Pluto. CT Post reporter Ken Dixon examines the outside angst over Joe Ganim’s possible return to City Hall and what it could mean to the investment world. To say that Democratic leaders from throughout […]
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October 3rd, 2015 · 48 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
September 2nd, 2015 · 23 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Former Mayor Joe Ganim and certainly his campaign strategist loved a piece of audio former Republican House Leader Larry Cafero spewed at the Democratic-controlled legislature a few years ago, they fleeced it as a voice-over for a video attack on Mayor Bill Finch. Nothing like being original, eh? Was this the work of Ganim strategist […]
August 28th, 2015 · 11 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Joe Ganim is calling on the Finch administration to provide daily crime statistics following a question raised by Wednesday night’s debate moderator Ken Dixon of the Connecticut Post. Every Friday police officials meet with media representatives to review crime statistics.
August 28th, 2015 · 18 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Watch the complete Democratic primary debate.
August 27th, 2015 · 13 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Debates are all about risk-reward factors. For some incumbents such as Bill Finch it’s not a question of whether you emerge as a winner, but getting out of there with no blood on the floor. Challengers Joe Ganim and Mary-Jane Foster had everything to gain against a mightily financed incumbent that allowed them a platform. […]
August 26th, 2015 · 70 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Three former allies now political enemies on Wednesday night squared off with some sharp elbows and barbs in the first mayoral forum in a packed Holiday Inn ballroom fronting the hotly contested September 16 Democratic primary.
August 21st, 2015 · 24 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Wednesday at 7 p.m. the first Democratic mayoral forum will take place at the Holiday Inn Downtown featuring Bill Finch, Joe Ganim and Mary-Jane Foster. Still awaiting word if Howard Gardner qualified for the ballot via petition effort. Charlie Coviello was notified on Friday he did not have the 1,900 validated signatures to make the […]
August 21st, 2015 · 97 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
From Ken Dixon, CT Post: The State Elections Enforcement Commission will investigate Joe Ganim’s Bridgeport mayoral primary campaign, following a complaint from an East Side resident who claims he never signed a petition for the disgraced former mayor’s candidacy. In response, the Ganim campaign said the person who collected the signature has since left the […]