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Secretary of State’s office says “no problem at polls”

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Designees from the Secretary of State’s office, so far, have reported no problems at any of the polling places they’ve visited today. “No problems whatsoever,” said Av Harris, spokesman for the Secretary of State’s office, which is overseeing balloting in today’s Democratic mayoral primary race. “I just checked in with one of the people in […] [Read More]

Foster casts her vote at Black Rock School

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Democratic mayoral primary candidate Mary-Jane Foster, surrounded by friends and family, voted shortly before 11:30 a.m. today at Black Rock School. “I feel terrific,” she said as she greeted a number of well wishers outside the Brewster Street building. “Thanks for turning out,” she shouted out to a number of voters. “I’m just surprised at […] [Read More]

Finch votes at Beardsley School

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Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch voted at Beardsley School, along with his wife, Sonya, around 11 a.m. Finch, a Democrat,  is looking to defeat challenger Mary-Jane Foster, in order to run for re-election in November. “Just voted with my beautiful wife!! Let’s move this city forward!” Finch tweeted from his @FinchforMayor account. [Read More]
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Vote for Joe Ganim

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As Bridgeport school security guard Eddie Moro arrived to patrol the halls at Marin School, he stopped to chat a bit about the city’s politics. “If Joe Ganim was to run for Mayor tomorrow, I’d vote for him,” Moro said. “And I know a lot of other people who would too.” Moro, who has worked […] [Read More]
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Finch Supporter at Dunbar

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The political machine at work

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As three elderly Bridgeport women from the city’s East Side were helped out of a car in front of Marin School around 8:30 a.m., a woman with Bill Finch cards was quickly summoned to greet them. As the shirt-and-tie wearing man told the women that he would wait for them to come out to give […] [Read More]
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Shortage of ballots in Bridgeport? No way this time

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The chances that Bridgeport will run out of ballots this Primary Day appear to be nonexistent. Democratic Registrar of Voters Santa Ayala, still stinging over criticism for failing to order enough ballots in November’s gubernatorial election — she had 21,000 printed, several thousand short of what was needed — vowed not to be caught short […] [Read More]
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