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Monthly Archive for September, 2010

: September, 2010

Why did John Boehner fight against jobs for teachers, cops and firefighters?

Here’s a new ad from the Democratic National Committee: The ad mentions John Boehner’s opposition to legislation which the President signed recently to help cash strapped states keep teachers, police
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Bridgeport Restaurants

To the commenter who asked if I ever went anywhere besides Fairfield: I have eaten in almost every one of the restaurants listed below. Bookmark this page for future reference! Updated with info from
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Five Steps to Make the U.S.A. Global Leader in Energy Efficiency

And Seven Simple Ways Consumers Can Start Saving Today The U.S. energy consumption per capita was at its lowest level in 41 years last year. Americans have bought more energy efficient lightbulbs and
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New Report Says Global Warming to Bring More Extreme Weather

On the heels of a summer that saw many parts of the country hit by record heat, severe storms and damaging floods, a new Environment Connecticut report documents how global warming could lead to
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MALLOY CAMPAIGN SAYS NEW ADS SHOW ‘THE REAL DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THESE CANDIDA

MALLOY CAMPAIGN SAYS NEW ADS SHOW ‘THE REAL DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THESE CANDIDATES’ Dan Kelly, Campaign Manager for the Dan Malloy for Governor Campaign, today released the following statement: “Today,
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Murphy Campaign Repies To Caligiuri Poll

Here’s their reply: …“Caligiuri has a broke campaign treasury, no statewide or national buzz, and a fractured Republican party that only gave him 39% of the primary vote. Frankly, the only way for
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MALLOY ACCUSES FOLEY OF ‘PLAYING GAMES’ OVER DEBATES

Democratic nominee for Governor Dan Malloy said in a news release this morning that he was disappointed in Tom Foley’s refusal to commit to numerous debates, despite organizers’ best efforts to secure
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My Favorite Restaurants

I’ve been to most of the restaurants in Fairfield. However new places keep opening up . Here are my current favorites: Asian Wild Rice 1612 Post Rd Hunan Pavillion 80 Post Rd King & I Thai Restaurant
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Labor Day Report: Unemployment and Wage Trends Indicate Continued Supports Needed for Struggling Families

CT’s Long-term Unemployment Rate the 4th Highest in Nation Connecticut’s long-term unemployment rate is the fourth highest among all states, according to a new Labor Day weekend report on jobs and
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Connecticut Will be Unable to Expand Successful Jobs Programs If U.S. Senate Fails to Extend TANF Emergency Fund

A greatly expanded Connecticut subsidized employment program, which has provided jobs for over 6,000 low-income parents and youth, will never reach its full potential unless Congress this fall extends
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