Even at 2:30 a.m., workers are diligently counting ballots from yesterday’s election at McLevy Hall in Bridgeport. At this point, folks are tired. But a good handful of workers were going through ballots, one by one, and counting up the votes. Democracy at work.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dan Malloy addresses the crowd with his wife Cathy Malloy by his side at The Society Room in Hartford, Conn. at approximately 1:10am on Wednesday November 3, 2010. Heading out for the night…interested to see what today brings.
And now, we wait for votes. Both Dannel Malloy and Tom Foley spoke to their supporters — Foley in Greenwich and Malloy in Hartford — around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning, and both of them announced essentially the same thing: We won. Of course, there can only be one real winner. We may not know who Read More
Our mole tells us that Linda McMahon was asked by Christiane Amanpour to go live on “Nightline” in the wake of her Senate race loss. Thanks, but no thanks was the response from the Republican, who is said to be drained from months of campaigning.
Supporters of Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Linda McMahon reach out to shake her hand just before McMahon gave a concession speech at the Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, Conn., Tuesday night, Nov. 2, 2010. Democrat Richard Blumenthal has been unofficially declared the winner.
Democratic supporters watch as late numbers come in on the gubernatorial race at Malloy’s headquarters at The Society Room.
Linda McMahon’s poor showing in Connecticut’s 2nd congressional district is being blamed by one GOP strategist on former U.S. Rep. Rob Simmons, R-Stonington, whom the former WWE chief executive defeated in the August GOP primary. Simmons never really got behind McMahon in the general election campaign, which some Republicans saw as key to keeping it Read More
Trackers are the folks hired by political campaigns to try to follow opponents around and video tape their public appearances in the hopes of capturing a “Macaca” moment. Matt Longobardi, 22, has since August been the tracker employed by the Connecticut Democratic Party to tail Republican U.S. Senate candidate Linda McMahon. With the race over Read More