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Himes, Who Says He Has a Target on His Back, is Scurrying for Campaign Cash at the Quarterly Deadline

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Today’s the end of the quarter for congressional candidates and their fund-raising efforts. First-term U.S. Rep. Jim Himes of the Fourth District has send out this e-mail for support. “Friends,  At midnight tonight, I’ll have to report my fundraising total for the first quarter to the FEC. The media, pundits and my opponents use my […] [Read More]
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John Pavia, Easton GOP Candidate for Attorney General, Has Ideas for I-95

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  John Pavia, an Easton attorney who is a candidate for attorney general, wrote this in the March 29th edition of the Hartford Business Journal. “Over the last ten years, our leaders in Hartford have convened dozens of panels and commissions to study and craft recommendations designed to rejuvenate Connecticut’s economy. While these reports have […] [Read More]
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Fedele, In E-Mail to Supporters, Has Lotto Suggestions

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  Here’s a release from Lt. Gov. Michael Fedele: “We have just: ·         1 Day left in this fundraising quarter (we’ll get to that below..) ·         52 Days remaining until the State Republican Convention ·         132 Days until the Republican Primary ·         216 Days until the General Election ·         One Candidate with the proven experience […] [Read More]
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SHU Plans “Candidates Day” on April 13

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   Sacred Heart University has announced a “Candidates Day,” will be held in the University Commons on Tuesday, April 13, from 1 until 3.  The meet-and-greet event will include candidates for governor, U.S. Senate and others. [Read More]
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Malloy Criticizes Lamont’s Jobs’ Plan

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Dan Malloy, the former Stamford mayor who’s a frontrunner, along with Ned Lamont, for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, just issued this critique of Lamont’s jobs plan released this morning.  “I’m glad to hear Ned talking about the economy.  A lot of his ideas sound a lot like what I’ve been talking about for the past […] [Read More]
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Lamont Announces Strategy for Job Development

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Ned Lamont, the Greenwich millionaire vying for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, released his job-creation strategy today. Here’s his news release: “New Haven, CT – Today, Connecticut businessman and Democratic candidate for governor Ned Lamont released his multi-pronged plan to create jobs, foster business growth, and move our state’s economy forward. Lamont’s Business Plan for Connecticut […] [Read More]
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You’ve Heard Him on the Radio. Peter Schiff of Weston’s Now on TV

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     \                                                  Peter Schiff of Westport, the GOP candidate for U.S. Senate, is now on TV. Here’s today’s release. “After four months of traveling the state and grassroots campaigning, U.S. Senate candidate Peter Schiff today announced the launch of his first television ad.  This launch follows a two-week introductory radio commercial which […] [Read More]
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Foley Announces Endorsement from Mitt Romney

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  Here’s the release from Tom Foley’s camp: Former Massachusetts Governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney has announced his endorsement of Tom Foley for Governor of Connecticut. “Tom Foley is a smart businessman and a good problem-solver who can find and apply common sense solutions to the problems facing Connecticut,” Governor Romney said. “Tom has […] [Read More]
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Fedele Up on the Air in Race for Governor

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Lieutenant Governor Michael Fedele’s campaign for governor released its first television ad. It’s 30 seconds. “The election for governor will be decided by the qualifications of the candidates and the voters’ judgment of which candidate has the best and most concrete proposals for moving Connecticut forward,” Fedele said in a news release. “Voters want a leader […] [Read More]
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Milford Republicans Leaning Toward Foley

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  Here’s a news release from the Milford Republicans For Immediate Release Contact:  Tom Jagodzinski 27 Berkeley Terrace Milford, CT  06460 203-876-2749 mrtcchair@aol.com On Thursday March 25, 2010, the Milford Republican Town Committee conducted a straw poll that gave members the opportunity to show their support for various candidates for Governor and Senator. Tom Foley was […] [Read More]
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