Update includes video: Following the lead of Connecticut Comptroller Kevin Lembo, Mayor Joe Ganim on Wednesday announced the building of a financial portal “OpenBridgeport” so taxpayers can track in real time where their money is being spent. The website is expected to go live in the spring.
Entries Tagged as 'Kevin Lembo'
January 27th, 2016 · 8 Comments · City Budget, News and Events
July 17th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Education, News and Events
From State Treasurer Denise Nappier: Bridgeport youth from the Summer Lighthouse Program enjoyed a day at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo today and received a special visit from Connecticut State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier as she joined several state officials for the Sixth Annual Backpack Donation Program sponsored by the Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET).
June 5th, 2015 · 4 Comments · Education, News and Events
From U.S. Senator Chris Murphy: Today, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) joined State Comptroller Kevin Lembo to visit Warren Harding High School in Bridgeport and discuss efforts to expand broadband Internet access in low-income communities through Murphy’s new Broadband Adoption Act. During their visit, Murphy and Lembo met with students and school administration to listen […]
April 30th, 2015 · 2 Comments · News and Events
From State Comptroller Kevin Lembo: Comptroller Kevin Lembo today launched “OpenCheckbook,” a feature that allows the public to search real-time information about who received payments from the State of Connecticut for goods or services and how much they received. OpenCheckbook can be accessed directly or by navigating to the state expenditures section through Open Connecticut’s […]
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October 8th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Analysis and Comment, State Politics
Political campaigns across the state are unleashing videos/commercials galore. A sampling from today starting with Dan Malloy chopping Tom Foley’s view from a yacht.
October 6th, 2014 · 2 Comments · News and Events, State Politics
A new poll released today by Public Policy Polling gives Governor Dan Malloy an 8-point lead over Republican opponent Tom Foley. From the poll: Public Policy Polling’s first Connecticut poll of 2014 finds Dan Malloy with an 8 point lead for reelection over Republican foe Tom Foley, 43/35. Independent Joe Visconti is polling at 9%. […]
September 13th, 2014 · 20 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, News and Events, State Politics
Addressing an eclectic configuration of roughly 50 city Democrats, Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman on Saturday drew a contrast between Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley and incumbent Dan Malloy whom she described as a “guy who has a heart of gold who leads with his heart and his head … If Foley wants a Wisconsin moment,” […]
June 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment · News and Events, State Politics
On the day Republican Mark Boughton dropped out of the race for governor because he did not have the financial firepower to qualify for public financing, the State Elections Enforcement Commission announced its latest round of public grants under the Citizens Election Program. News release from State Elections Enforcement Commission: