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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 –

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