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Linda McMahon: All options on the table, including 2012 Senate

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Linda McMahon, whose named has been bandied about as a suitor for Joe Lieberman’s seat, released a statement through a PR firm today on the senator’s impending retirement and her own political future. “Senator Lieberman deserves our respect and appreciation for bring a strong, independent and principled voice to Washington,” McMahon said. “While running for […] [Read More]
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Joe Lieberman, God Of…

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… Bi-partisanship? Civility? War? Political opportunism? This un-doctored 2004 photo of the retiring U.S. Senator from Stamford has been running all morning on our Hearst Connecticut Media Group websites like a Rorschach test to reveal voters’ true feelings about the controversial politician. What do you see? [Read More]
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What friends and foes are saying about Joe

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How do you fit nine pages of reaction to ”independent Democrat” U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman’s decision not to seek re-election in 2012 into 30 inches of newspaper copy? You don’t. So here are a few of the observations from various folks who took the time to talk about the Stamford native that were left on the […] [Read More]
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“The Kiss” and “The Hug”

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Source: Joe-mentum halted in 2012

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A senior Democratic Party operative with knowledge of Joe Lieberman’s plans told Hearst Connecticut Newspapers on Tuesday afternoon that Connecticut’s now-senior senator is preparing his exit strategy.  ”I would say it’s very likely that the senator is going to announce that he is not seeking re-election,” said the person, who spoke on the condition of […] [Read More]
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Goodwill: Where failed senate campaigns go to die

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As the adage goes: To the victor goes the spoils. Well, to the Goodwill goes the loser’s discarded campaign paraphernalia. Across the street from Linda McMahon’s former campaign headquarters in Stamford — next to a pile of old belts and a rack of dingy silk ties sits a pile of Linda for U.S. Senate baseball […] [Read More]
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Malloys to keep a home in Stamford

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Above: The Malloy family says they plan to put their Stamford home on the market soon as the couple looks to settle in to the Governor’s Residence in Hartford. Though the Malloys plan to sell their longtime home and move to the governor’s mansion, they will keep a house in Stamford, First Lady Cathy Malloy […] [Read More]
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Fly me to the moon…

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Governor Dannel P. Malloy and his wife Cathy share a dance at the Inaugural Ball. [Read More]
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