Log in Register

 

 Sunday October 21, 2018

Marilyn Moore for State Senate Curtis Ryan Honda Housatonic Community College Downtown Cabaret Theatre The Barnum Museum Bridgeport Public LibraryOIB the book

Entries Tagged as 'Marilyn Moore'

Deecken: Empower Voters With Ballot Initiatives

October 16th, 2018 · 23 Comments · State Politics, Uncategorized

Declaring “lawmakers are notoriously bad at regulating their own behavior when it comes to conflicts of interest and ethics,” Republican candidate for State Senate Rich Deecken, a Bassick High School teacher, maintains ballot initiatives in Connecticut would provide checks on special interests and government monopolies. Deecken is challenging Democratic incumbent Marilyn Moore in the city-suburban […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Moore’s Message: Take Nothing For Granted, Women’s Rights On The Line

October 14th, 2018 · 14 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics

Ned Lamont spent Saturday morning in Bridgeport schmoozing city ministers for support, rallying campaign canvassers to churn out a vote and heralding his friend Marilyn Moore’s return to the State Senate currently locked in an 18 tie among Democrats and Republicans with control of the upper chamber as well as an open seat for governor […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ······

Moore To Host Panel Discussion On Sexual Assault Trauma

October 9th, 2018 · 4 Comments · News and Events

State Senator Marilyn Moore will join women’s rights advocates from across Connecticut to host a panel discussion on sexual assault trauma Thursday 6 p.m. in the Beacon Hall Event Room of Housatonic Community College, 900 Lafayette Boulevard. Arrival and refreshments begin at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Any Mayoral Takers Against Ganim?

October 8th, 2018 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, State Politics

Need a java jolt for this election cycle? Four weeks to the general election featuring races for governor, General Assembly and federal offices. So far it’s been rather sleepy with the Supreme Court confirmation hearings gripping interest nationally. Still, there’s a lot on the line in Connecticut with an open seat for governor and the State […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ······

State Senate Candidate Deecken: Education Is An Economic Driver

October 8th, 2018 · 13 Comments · Education, News and Events, State Politics

Rich Deecken, a Bassick High School history teacher running for State Senate in the 22nd District against incumbent Marilyn Moore, issued the following statement regarding education policy in Connecticut: A world class education system is an economic driver. Years ago, talent would move to where businesses were located to obtain employment. Now businesses are moving […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Working Families Party Endorses More Than 100 Candidates In Connecticut

September 24th, 2018 · 1 Comment · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics

The Connecticut Working Families Party has endorsed a record 107 candidates for the November general election placing them on Row C including all six Democrats seeking statewide constitutional offices led by top-of-ticket Ned Lamont and Susan Bysiewicz facing Republicans Bob Stefanowski and Joe Markley. The Connecticut Independent Party has emerged as a Republican antidote to […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·······

Moore Named “100 Most Influential Blacks” In Connecticut

September 21st, 2018 · 15 Comments · News and Events

Mother, grandmother, state senator, health care advocate, warring against hunger, Marilyn Moore is building a profile of notice politically, professionally and socially. Add “100 Most Influential Blacks in Connecticut” to the list, a designation by the Connecticut Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Councilwoman Martinez: Changes To WPCA Foreclosure Standards Coming Soon

September 19th, 2018 · 9 Comments · City Council, News and Events

East End City Councilwoman Eneida Martinez provides background and an update on the collection practices of the Water Pollution Control Authority. “In regards to your WPCA article in OIB I will detail how this all started and the WPCA matter became an open topic in Bridgeport.”

[Read more →]

Tags: ········