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Want To See The President? Read This…

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From the Democratic National Commitee: Public Logistics Information for Bridgeport “Moving America Forward” Rally with President Obama Bridgeport rally is one of four events happening around the country as part of final get-out-the-vote push this weekend Bridgeport – With a “Moving America Forward” rally with President Obama set for this Saturday in Bridgeport, the following […] [Read More]
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Pins And Needles, Why Barack’s Bridgeport Visit Matters

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If you’re a Democratic candidate it matters. Multiple polls show single digit races between Congressman Jim Himes and GOP opponent Dan Debicella in Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District that takes in the state’s largest city and Republican-dominated suburbs. The same goes for the governor’s race between Democrat Dan Malloy and Republican Tom Foley. Dick Blumenthal, according […] [Read More]
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Scinto’s Plea Changes Lauretti Case

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When developer Robert Scinto entered a guilty plea in federal court in Bridgeport Thursday it changed the entire complexion of the government’s public corruption probe of Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti. What appeared to be a thin case against Lauretti now provides the government a witness that can seemingly testify about the cash and benefits provided […] [Read More]
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Mario Testa’s Message: I’m Still Here!

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Tuesday night at Testo’s Restaurant Congressman Jim Himes announced that President Obama will visit Bridgeport Oct. 30 to campaign for Democratic candidates. The place went wild. For Democratic Town Chair Mario Testa, Himes’ presidential declaration was gravy on a night Mario served 400 dinners at a party fundraiser and political rally. The restaurant was a jammin’ […] [Read More]
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Himes Says Barack Will Visit Bridgeport

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Congressman Jim Himes announced Tuesday night that President Obama is scheduled to make a campaign stop on his behalf Oct. 30 in Bridgeport. Himes is locked in a tough reelection battle with Republican Dan Debicella. (Check out my daily webzine www.onlyinbridgeport.com.) [Read More]
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Surreal, For Real, Joe And Ernie Preening

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They’re Baaaaack! Former Mayor Joe Ganim and former State Senator Ernie Newton spent two years in the joint together in New Jersey. Friday morning Ernie regained his voting status which enables him to seek public office. Joe is engaged in a media tour of Connecticut television stations including one that will air Sunday morning on […] [Read More]
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Welcome To Poopville

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In 11 months Democratic primary voters will decide if Mayor Bill Finch deserves another four-year contract. The mayor does not want to raise taxes in an election year. One deal in particular may be the difference between a Finch royal flush or being flushed out of office. City officials from Bridgeport, Trumbull and Monroe have […] [Read More]
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