Monthly Archive for February, 2012

: February, 2012

A lesson in CT geography from Linda McMahon

I was born and raised in Connecticut and – until today – unaware or did not remember we have a Scotland. But thanks to Republican U.S. Senate candidate Linda McMahon’s campaign, now I know/remember.
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Brian K. Hill channels Rodney Dangerfield

No respect, no respect. That’s the message coming out of Republican Brian K. Hill’s U.S. Senate campaign. A former Judge Advocate General’s Corps officer, Hill is once again making a case: to be
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Follow that star, Chris Donovan

From state House Speaker Chris Donovan’s, D-Meriden congressional campaign: MERIDEN, CT – The Bethlehem Democratic Town Committee announced their support for Democratic candidate for the Fifth
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Just cancel the conventions and hold the primary, already!

The Democrats’ convention is still three months away (May 12)… … but all three of the party’s major U.S. Senate contenders – even fundraising front-runner U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy – are
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Shays responds: 3 debates doesn’t cut the mustard

UPDATE: Here’s the response from Shays’ campaign manager Matt Wylie to Linda McMahon’s invitation to appear in a series of three debates. Wylie’s email is addressed to McMahon’s campaign manager Corry
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McMahon to Shays: Bring it on

Lincoln/Douglas they are not. The Undertaker vs. Triple H in a steel cage match — that’s more like it. Former WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) CEO Linda McMahon today challenged former Congressman
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Hedgies help Romney drop Newt-ron bomb

  Forget the Super Bowl.  Super PACs are all the rage these days in presidential politics. The super-sized political action committees can accept unlimited sums of money from individual donors, unlike
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GOP group calls for Maturo to resign

East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo, now-infamous for his taco comment in the wake of the arrest of four East Haven police officers on federal charges of depriving Latinos of their rights in a pattern of
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Chris Murphy: I’m Senate material ’cause I use charts!

Gotta love U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy’s campaign for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate. Murphy released his latest fundraising results in mid-January, while his two major competitors –
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Romney twists Prez Obama’s Twitter message

Democratic President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign today launched a fundraising drive based on comments likely Republican opponent Mitt Romney made last night about turning Obama into a
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