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Monthly Archive for August, 2010

: August, 2010

The Foley and Malloy Prospectus Compared Part 1 – Jobs and the Economy

By wtfdnucsailor This is the first in a series of blog posting regarding the plans of the Republican and Democratic candidates for governor, Tom Foley and Dan Malloy. All of the information provided

Foods To Get Sick With

Nearly 1,100 foodborne outbreaks reported nationally in 2007 Foodborne agents cause an estimated 76 million illnesses annually in the United States. A total of 1,097 foodborne disease outbreaks were

Gun Laws Are Significant Factor in Rate of Gun Deaths

Relying on almost 20 years of experience analyzing state firearms laws, Legal Community Against Violence (LCAV) has ranked the firearms laws of all fifty states in its most recent report, “Gun Laws

Primary Results Nationwide Provide A Big Boost For Democrats

Great analysis from the Democratic National Committee: Tuesday’s primaries could not have gone better for the President and Democrats or worse for Republicans. Democrats emerged unified and with

Meet Dan Debicella

From the Himes campaign information I think it’s important to know: RADICAL: Dan Debicella has repeatedly sided with insurance companies over the people of Connecticut, voting against nearly all

The Top Ten Things We’ve Learned About Linda McMahon In this Primary Season

1. Linda McMahon failed to tell the truth on her application for the only government service she’s ever had. Linda McMahon Provided “Questionable Answers” On Official Board Of Education Questionnaire

Feds Probing Possible Prosecutorial Misconduct

This may be much ado about nothing, but I tend to believe it more likely will be a really big story. …State’s Attorney John A. Connelly is said to be the subject of a federal grand jury


Dan Malloy, the Democratic Party’s candidate for Governor, today responded to a new report by think tank Education Sector that says Connecticut has the second-highest unfunded pension liability per


Volunteer “get out the vote” efforts by public service workers affiliated with state’s largest union help Malloy/Wyman ticket to victory Members of CSEA/SEIU Local 2001 congratulate Dan Malloy and

Expiration of Tax Cuts for Wealthy Would Reduce National Debt

Robert Frank, professor of economics at the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University: “Almost all professional economists believe that the Bush Administration’s tax cuts have