Christina Ayala, part of a growing familial power base in the city that includes her mom Democratic Registrar Sandi Ayala and cousin State Senator-elect Andres Ayala, certainly increased her name recognition around the state in 2012, but not in ways she had imagined.
Entries Tagged as 'Santa Ayala'
December 28th, 2012 · 9 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
December 20th, 2012 · 15 Comments · News and Events
From Brian Lockart, CT Post: State elections watchdogs are investigating whether legislator-elect Christina Ayala committed voter fraud and if her mother, Democratic Registrar Santa “Sandi” Ayala, enabled her to get away with it.
November 5th, 2012 · 12 Comments · News and Events
Just a few days ago only six regular voting precincts had power, but now all designated polling places except for one are back on line. The one exception is storm-damaged Longfellow School that generally serves voters east of Ellsworth Street in Black Rock and includes P.T. Barnum Apartments. Those voters will cast ballots at the [...]
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Merrill: Bridgeport Election Big Concern–Power Out At Most Polling Places–City Officials Preparing For Consolidation Of Precincts
November 1st, 2012 · 20 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, National Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Can Bridgeport catch an election break? Just days before a presidential election that produces the highest city turnout only five of the city’s 20-plus polling precincts had power as of Wednesday night–most of them schools–throwing local elections officials and Mayor Bill Finch into overdrive to accommodate Tuesday’s vote.
August 18th, 2012 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics
Connecticut’s 128th House District has just two precincts, Marin School on the East Side and Geraldine Johnson School that serves voters in the Hollow. The two precincts combine for roughly 7000 registered Democrats. The Republican registration is just over 400. The unaffiliated vote is just under 3000. The ballot line-up for the November general election [...]
July 30th, 2012 · 9 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, State Politics
Decisions, choices, pols you like, pols you dislike. A lot will be on the line for a variety of primary day seats Aug. 14. A quick round up of key races:
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June 20th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
There’s nothing quite like the passion of Latino politics. It’s the best reality show in the city: fight, kiss and make up, fight, get back together; mischief, diabolical, unpredictable, drama. It has all the ingredients. All of this will be playing out the next eight weeks as Christina Ayala and Angel Reyes duke it out [...]