If you want copies of Joe Ganim’s two campaign finance report filings, you’d need a wheelbarrow and about $750 to haul the paperwork out of the Town Clerk’s Office. Mary-Jane Foster’s Campaign Manager Tom Swan asserts if Ganim filed the reports in the format of the State Election Enforcement Commission, the size would be one […]
Entries Tagged as 'Mary-Jane Foster'
October 9th, 2015 · 32 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
October 8th, 2015 · 42 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Joe Ganim asked for Mayor Bill Finch’s support then criticized it when Finch supported Foster. Republican Rick Torres asked for Finch’s support and Foster’s backing too then criticized it when Finch supported Foster. For all of Finch’s perceived baggage following a primary loss, he brings key ingredients to the table: finances and campaign troops. For […]
October 8th, 2015 · 19 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
Updated sound clip: Being an effective mayor requires strong relationship building to bring home bucks from a governor and state legislature that finances the city budget and support development proposals to keep down local taxes. Speaking on John Dankosky’s WNPR show Governor Dan Malloy wasn’t exactly doing backflips of support when asked about Joe Ganim’s […]
October 7th, 2015 · 51 Comments · City Politics, Development and Zoning
Nancy Hadley, the city’s development chief under Mayor John Fabrizi, writes “Bridgeport’s economic development program’s survival will be in jeopardy if Joe Ganim returns to the Mayoral seat.” She is supporting Mary-Jane Foster. This commentary also appears in the CT Post. How Bridgeport will be viewed if Joe Ganim wins the Mayoral election is difficult […]
October 6th, 2015 · 11 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Later this week, the official ballot lineup will be set for the November 3 general election, four weeks from today. The following candidates will appear, not necessarily in this order.
Tags: Aidee Nieves·AmyMarie Vizzo-Paniccia·Charlie Coviello·David Daniels·Denese Taylor-Moye·Dennis Bradley·Don Clemons·Eneida Martinez-Walker·Enrique Torres·Jack Banta·Jim Holloway·Joe Borges·Joe Ganim·John Marshall Lee·John Olson·John Slater·Jose Casco·Katie Bukovsky·Lydia Martinez·M. Evette Brantley·Maria Pereira·Mary-Jane Foster·Melanie Jackson·Michelle Lyons·Milta Feliciano·Tom McCarthy
October 5th, 2015 · 58 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Education
Four weeks left to this historic, bizarre, wacky, surreal, twisty yo-yo of a mayoral election. And we’re not done yet. Time to take inventory how we got to this point and the fascination of the general election.
Tags: Auden Grogins·Bill Finch·Bridgeport Bluefish·Buddy Cianci·Charlie Coviello·Charlie Stallworth·Chris Caruso·Dan Malloy·David Daniels·Ed Adams·Enrique Torres·Jack McGregor·Janet Arterton·Joe Ganim·John Fabrizi·Mario Testa·Mary-Jane Foster·Steven Stafstrom·University of Bridgeport·Webster Bank Arena
October 2nd, 2015 · 55 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
As governor, Lowell Weicker rescued Bridgeport from financial ruin, now he’s hoping his endorsement of Mary-Jane Foster adds credibility and financial resources to her mayoral campaign.