Blumenthal’s sack dance: NFL softens blackout policy

The National Football League is calling an audible on its widely-criticized and longstanding TV blackout policy. So long as at least 85 percent of tickets are sold for each home date, the game will be
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Erin Go Home: A departure in McMahon’s press shop

Linda McMahon has a new messenger. Erin Isaac is leaving her $144,000-a-year post as communications director for McMahon’s Senate campaign. The 34-year-old flack quietly reached out to members of the
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McMahon’s wunderkind

There is proof indeed that summer interns don’t just answer telephones. Her name is Linda McMahon. Once again the favorite to win the Republican primary for U.S. Senate, as she did two years ago,
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As June ends can Donovan MoveOn from campaign scandal?

As I type this at 5 p.m. Friday, these final two weeks of June have generally been good for Chris Donovan, particularly compared to how the month began for the 5th District candidate. On May 30
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Bysiewicz’s 1st primary ad focused on women, legislative past

Ex-Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz’s campaign just provided the media with a preview of an advertisement the campaign will begin airing Saturday morning. Bysiewicz is competing with fellow
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McMahon: Shays a shill for Obamacare before Obamacare

Linda McMahon’s campaign is accusing GOP Senate rival Christopher Shays of having selective amnesia. In 2008, which was his final year in the House, Shays co-sponsored the American Health Benefits
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Shays: McMahon enabled Obamacare-loving Dems, Pelosi

Christopher Shays, a member of the House from 1987 to 2008, says some of the blame for “Obamacare” rests with his GOP Senate primary opponent, Linda McMahon. Reacting to today’s Supreme Court ruling,
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Blumenthal: ruling validates CT’s decision not to sue feds

Richard Blumenthal, who made the transition from activist attorney general of Connecticut to U.S. senator, has a message for all his former red state counterparts: I told you so. The first-term
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