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SHU/Hearst Poll Shows Close Race Between Lamont-Stefanowski, Large Gender Gap

September 21st, 2018 · 8 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

A poll conducted by Sacred Heart University and Hearst Connecticut Media shows Democrat Ned Lamont with a six-point lead over Republican Bob Stefanowski, roughly six weeks from the November general election for governor. Lamont has 43.1 percent to Stefanowski’s 36.9 percent, according to the poll conducted September 12-17. See questionnaire and results here.

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SHU/Hearst Poll: Close Race For Governor

August 23rd, 2018 · 12 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

From Ken Dixon, CT Post:  In the race for governor, Democrat Ned Lamont is ahead of Republican Bob Stefanowski by nearly four points in the new Sacred Heart University/Hearst Connecticut Media Poll.

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Governor’s Race ‘Might Be The Most Vicious In State History’–Trumpanowski Versus Ned Malloy

August 16th, 2018 · 12 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics

At times like this we must recall the visionary view of OIB friend Phil Smith who noted decades ago “Some towns play political softball, other towns play hardball … in Bridgeport they play hand grenades.” Maybe it’s time we import our favorite sport in town to Connecticut’s governor race.

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Watch: Lamont-Ganim SHU Debate

July 26th, 2018 · 24 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

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Lamont: Republican Candidates For Governor Silent on ‘Trump’s Cruel Policies’

July 24th, 2018 · 15 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

The Ned Lamont campaign for governor released the following statement on the GOP gubernatorial debate hosted by WSHU, Hearst Media and Sacred Heart University today. Watch debate above. Hartford Courant coverage here.

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Ganim To Lamont: Limit Campaign Spending–Lamont Agrees To Three Primary Debates

June 20th, 2018 · 21 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

News release from Mayor Joe Ganim: Bridgeport mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Joe Ganim today called his certification for the Democratic August primary ballot “a victory for tens of thousands of grassroots Democrats who want a gubernatorial candidate who represents them, not a multi-millionaire candidate chosen by political insiders.”

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The Royal Flush Of Campaign Messaging: Toilets

June 7th, 2018 · 6 Comments · News and Events, State Politics

Joe Ganim pulling Ned Lamont’s chain about his wealth has forged a campaign swirl over the number of toilets in a candidate’s residence. This must be Joe’s new version of head count.

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The North End’s SHU Box

May 12th, 2018 · 21 Comments · City Council, Development and Zoning, News and Events

Sacred Heart University’s impact on the city is both a blessing and a curse. A blessing for its economic benefits. A curse, however, to North End homeowners dealing with runaway collegiate parties. The burgeoning university features a split campus, a majority of it in Fairfield, but also a meaningful presence across Park Avenue into Bridgeport […]

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