Have the Shays/Himes campaigns asked you to appear in an ad?

The two 4th Congressional District candidates have both used local “political insiders” in their television commercials, although they are not identified as such. Presumably the campaigns want to pass

Rell wants 2nd stimulus package, bucks Bush, federal GOP

Republican Gov. M. Jodi Rell today reissued her call for a second federal economic stimulus package. In doing so, Rell threw her support behind Congressional Democrats who have been urging reluctant

What price gouging? II

In a follow-up interview this evening, Gene Guilford of the Independent Connecticut Petroleum Marketers Association said that in setting up a gasoline price gouging hotline over the weekend, Gov. M.

A belated hello

Hello and thanks for taking the time to check out my new blog. I’m especially appreciative you’re here because, at this point, this effort is not garnering any in-house publicity. That means you

What price gouging? It’s called basic economics.

At least according to Gene Guilford, head of the Independent Connecticut Petroleum Marketers Association. On Tuesday Governor M. Jodi Rell and Attorney General Richard Blumenthal announced the state

Michael Fedele does Happy Hour

Stamford’s own Michael Fedele, Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, is scheduled to share his views on the Wall Street crisis and its impact on Connecticut with Fox Business News’ “Happy Hour” tomorrow

About Brian Lockhart

Brian Lockhart, a Connecticut native who has been covering news and politics in lower Fairfield County and New York City for nearly a decade, enters his observations on politics, policy and the goings