Foley Writes Another (Record-Setting) Million-Dollar Check. In For a Dime, in for $10.85 million

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  The newest supplemental filing with the State Elections Enforcement Commission is in from Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley. Last Tuesday, he wrote a another million-dollar check, listed as a “loan.” That brings his personal investment to $10.851,000. The total his campaign has raised is now $12.4 million. Heading into the final days, Foley has […] [Read More]
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Here are the Speakers From the President’s Event Today in Bridgeport’s Arena at Harbor Yard

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This from the Democratic National Committee. It’s the list of today’s speakers, singers and such from the rally at the Arena. Background on Speakers Scheduled to Participate in “Moving America Forward” Rally with President Obama in Bridgeport, CT Organizing Rally features Mayor Dan Malloy, Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, Congressman Jim Himes, Mayor Bill Fitch; Hip […] [Read More]
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Joe Crisco, Veteran Democratic State Senator, Joins Republicans in Anti-Tax Pledge

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The Blogster just noticed that state Sen. Joe Crisco, D-Woodbridge, is the only Democrat in a cavalcade of Republicans who recently “pledged” to “never” raise their constituents’ taxes. Here’s the full news release from Washington:  AMERICANS FOR TAX REFORM  ATR Releases 2010 list of Pledge Signers in Connecticut Federal and state candidates join incumbents in […] [Read More]
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McMahon, Who Will Be 74 in 12 Years, Vows in New Radio Spot to Limit Herself to Two Terms, No Salary, Benefits

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Wrestling impresario Linda McMahon turned 62 on October 4 and is planning ahead for possible victory in the US Senate campaign. Here’s her new radio spot: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNvm–SUUDY [Read More]
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Pssst. Wanna See the Election Day Ballots?

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Confused about the myriad choices coming up on Tuesday? Seek out your favorite town. The list is via Av Harris, communications director for Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz. http://www.sots.ct.gov/sots/cwp/view.asp?a=3179&q=448612 [Read More]

Democratic Video Takes Aim at Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton for Benefit of Dannel Malloy

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  Here’s a new vid from the Ds that’s critical of Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, running at Tom Foley’s lieutenant governor running mate.    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8_BzxlNTKY [Read More]

What Did Malloy’s Green Ties Get Him? Foley Garners Guinness Vote Day After Last Debate

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  Dan Malloy’s penchant for wearing green ties has failed to pay off. The New York-based Irish Voice today endorsed Republican Tom Foley for governor. What do you expect? Foley was the ambassador to ireland under the last Bush administration. And The Edge, U2′s crafty guitarist, attended Foley’s wedding. Still, the Blogster likes the potentially equivocal […] [Read More]

Day After Last Televised Debate, Foley Garners Guinness Vote. What Did Dan Malloy’s Green Ties Get Him?

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Bysiewicz Will Go It Alone: McMahon Sues Over Poll Prohibition of WWE Garb

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Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has recused himself from the suit filed by Linda McMahon over Secretary of the State Susan Bysieiwcz’s proclaimed ban on WWE fashions at the polls next week. But Blumenthal’s campaigned chimed in with this: “We don’t consider WWE clothing to be political or covered by any law that restricts political action […] [Read More]

Yikes! 8 p.m. Tonight is Deadline to Register to Vote. Election Closing In.

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  Here’s the news release:   “Hartford:  Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz today reminded Connecticut residents that time is running out to register to vote for the November 2nd General presidential election.  Connecticut residents have until today, October 26th, at 8:00 p.m. to register in person at their local Town Hall. “This is it!  […] [Read More]
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