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Bridgeport Leaders Endorse Lamont-Glassman Ticket

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Mayor of Connecticut’s Largest City Praises Lamont’s Ideas and Experience Ned Lamont and his running mate Mary Glassman accepted the endorsement of Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch, Bridgeport City Council President Tom McCarthy and the Bridgeport Democratic Town Committee (DTC) today at a news conference at Harding High School. Bridgeport DTC Chair Mario Testa, Vice Chair […] [Read More]
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New Polls Show Lamont Leads in Democratic Primary, General Election Matchups

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Following the Rasmussen poll showing Democratic businessman Ned Lamont leading Republican Tom Foley 42-35 in the race for governor, the Lamont campaign released a new poll showing Lamont has also expanded his lead over his closest competitor in the Democratic primary. “Ned’s business background and his focus on creating jobs are resonating with voters,” said […] [Read More]
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ADDITIONAL 7 TOWN COMMITTEES AND 5 TOWN CHAIRS ENDORSE MALLOY

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Brings campaign totals to 39 DTCs and 50 Town Chairs Former Stamford Mayor and Democratic candidate for Governor Dan Malloy today announced that another seven Democratic Town Committees and five more DTC Chairs have endorsed his candidacy, bring his campaign’s total to 39 DTCs and 50 DTC Chairs. “My campaign is working hard every day […] [Read More]
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Job Losses under Presidents Bush and Obama

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Job Losses under Presidents Bush and Obama: [Read More]
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Dan Malloy and The Also-Rans

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What: Candidates for Governor of Connecticut will participate in a candidate forum. The event, centered on the theme of “Prospering Communities, Thriving Families,” is sponsored by several statewide nonprofit organizations. It will explore the candidates’ views on a range of issues relating to family economic security, including the state budget, jobs, economic development, health, and […] [Read More]
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Senate Minority Leader John McKinney & Deputy Minority Leader Pro Tempore Andrew Roraback Endorse Oz Griebel

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Yesterday Oz Griebel announced that Senate Minority Leader John McKinney (R-Fairfield) and Deputy Minority Leader Pro Tempore Andrew Roraback (R-Goshen) have endorsed his candidacy for governor. “After careful consideration, I am proud to announce my strong support for and endorsement of Oz Griebel as our next Governor,” said Senate Minority Leader John McKinney (R-Fairfield). “Oz […] [Read More]
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Economy Growing Despite Republican’s Efforts and Analysis

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Yesterday the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the April jobs report. According to the latest numbers, 290,000 jobs were created in April — the largest addition in four years — 231,000 of them in the private sector (the unemployment rate inched up slightly to 9.9 percent because an improving climate for jobs has brought more […] [Read More]
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Senior Center Members’ Privacy Protected by New Law

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Senator Paul R. Doyle (D-Wethersfield) says a bill he supported in the state Senate that will help protect the privacy of those who attend senior centers has been signed into law by Governor M. Jodi Rell. The new law exempts senior centers statewide from provisions of the Freedom of Information Act when member’s contact information […] [Read More]
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