One sure way to grab the attention of a homeowner in Black Rock, where voter turnout is easily the highest in the city, is toRead more
Tag: Lee Samowitz
Step Right Up For Your Absentee Ballot (Sign Here, Please)
Now available, absentee ballots for the March 4 Democratic Town Committee primaries in seven districts. It’s very possible some districts may tabulate more votes viaRead more
It’s Official: Seven Primaries For Democratic Town Committee Seats–Let The Political Fights Begin
The counting of petition signatures by elections officials is finally complete, 7 of 10 districts, representing more than 120 candidates, will compete in a MarchRead more
Will Democratic Challengers Rock The Rock’s Political Leadership?
Another challenge slate was cleared for the ballot on Monday that sets the stage for political control of Black Rock where 130th District Leader DannyRead more
Frisky Democratic Operatives Fuel March Madness Primary Fever
UPDATE: We are now up to 6 of 10 districts that could fan Democratic Town Committee primaries across the city in March, the latest forgedRead more
Bridgeport’s Banana Split
Mayor Bill Finch is pushing this new campaign, Let’s Move Bridgeport. I’m thinking (always a dangerous thing), considering the state is moving the Bridgeport BoardRead more
OIB Archive: ‘A Land Swap For You! Carve Up The City–Abolish The Board of Education’
CT Post columnist MariAn Gail Brown writes that the City of Bridgeport should be dissolved as a result of the state takeover of city schools.Read more
Is There A Benevolent Dictator In Bridgeport’s Development Future?
Lowell Weicker, the ex Republican U.S. Senator who served as Connecticut’s independent governor from January 1991 to January 1995, was a benevolent dictator for Bridgeport. RevenuesRead more