Chivalry is alive and well in city politics, especially in the household of Democratic mayoral candidate Mary-Jane Foster. Her husband long-time Republican Jack McGregor, a Yale-educated Marine, retired CEO of Aquarion and co-founder of the Bridgeport Bluefish, shares this commentary about why you should vote for his wife. From McGregor: What’s the price of corruption? […]
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August 28th, 2015 · 32 Comments · City Politics
August 28th, 2015 · 19 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Watch the complete Democratic primary debate.
August 27th, 2015 · 14 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 27th, 2015 · 8 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
August 27th, 2015 · 11 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Debate statement from Mary-Jane Foster: “What the audience saw last night and statewide media coverage captured is voters have a real choice: the failed policies of the past and present, or an honest choice for change. Voters have had enough of both my opponents, who blame each other for everything wrong in Bridgeport instead of […]
August 27th, 2015 · 20 Comments · City Politics, News and Events
Long-time activist and political science professor from Black Rock Don Greenberg shares his observations about the debate:
August 26th, 2015 · 71 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 26th, 2015 · 31 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
The first mayoral debate between Bill Finch, Joe Ganim and Mary-Jane Foster will take place Wednesday (tonight) at 7 at the Holiday Inn Downtown. It will be broadcast in English on Radio Cumbre 1450 AM. CT Post scribe Brian Lockhart chronicles the allegation slime between the camps of Finch and Ganim. It sounds like they’re […]