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Fired Donovan campaign manager taps Donovan donor for attorney

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Political observers speculated Joshua Nassi, Chris Donovan’s ex-congressional campaign manager/confidante, was an unidentified co-conspirator referenced in the federal affidavit released last week following the arrest of Donovan’s finance director. The affidavit identified one co-conspirator as a male Donovan campaign aide. Donovan, following Robert Braddock Jr.’s arrest for allegedly concealing the source of campaign donations, fired two other campaign workers – Nassi […] [Read More]
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Time to rebrand?

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If only Christopher Shays had Don Draper on speed dial. The former congressman, who has marketed himself as the most electable Republican running for Senate, will undoubtedly have to tweak his advertising campaign. Check out the screen capture above, which was taken from the high traffic news aggregating website CT Capitol Report Wednesday morning a […] [Read More]
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Donovan’s secret weapon: Campaign manager’s baby

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As he works to salvage his 5th District congressional campaign and reputation, state House Speaker Chris Donovan, D-Meriden, might want to seriously consider borrowing his campaign manager’s baby for all public appearances. Fifteen-month-old Mirae, daughter of progressive activist/lobbyist Tom Swan and his wife, union worker Suzanne Haviland, has made occasional appearances at the Capitol. Now that Swan has taken […] [Read More]
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