Touting the money she has returned to her district, State Senate President Martin Looney on Wednesday campaigned with State Senator Marilyn Moore tucked in a Democratic primary battle with party-endorsed City Council President Tom McCarthy.
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July 28th, 2016 · 2 Comments · City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
July 27th, 2016 · 28 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
You know there’s a battle when an incumbent state representative takes a two-week unpaid leave from his six-figure city government job to hold on to his paid elected position. That’s what mayoral appointee Charlie Stallworth has done to fend off the self-styled piranha of city politics Maria Pereira, a member of the Board of Education, […]
July 25th, 2016 · 27 Comments · City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
July 24th, 2016 · 49 Comments · News and Events
What’s it like to live on low wages? Wednesday night at City Hall speakers shared their perspective including State Senator Marilyn Moore at a public hearing hosted by the State Department of Labor that is staffed by former State Rep. Chris Caruso. Moore is the first speaker and her remarks begin just prior to the […]
July 21st, 2016 · 42 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events
City Council President Tom McCarthy has issued his first mail piece in his quest to defeat freshman State Senator Marilyn Moore in an August 9 Democratic primary, highlighting his public service and building coalitions to bring people together.
July 19th, 2016 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Low-turnout primaries require bodies on the ground to churn out votes. That’s where union support can help a candidate, provided that rank and file members follow the lead of union leadership. The Service Employees International Union has endorsed Marilyn Moore for another term in the State Senate. She faces an August 9 Democratic primary against party-endorsed […]
July 18th, 2016 · 7 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Three weeks until the August 9 Democratic primaries featuring two State Senate and two State House races. Mail, door knocking and absentee ballots are now in full force.
July 16th, 2016 · 39 Comments · City Politics, News and Events, State Politics
Republican First Selectman of Trumbull Tim Herbst, in a commentary, takes aim at local and state Democrats accusing them of not practicing what they preach when it comes to political inclusion asserting “watching this Democratic primary unfold in Bridgeport, Trumbull and Monroe is a case of absolute hypocrisy on the part of Connecticut Democrats.”