This just in a from a highly trusted political operative. By now, you’ve heard that the city of Bridgeport ran out of ballots at several polling locations, prompting local election officials to run photocopies. Republicans — specifically the McMahon campaign — are said to be challenging the authenticity of those ballots and want them counted Read More
The candidate for state senator in the 22nd district isn’t just relying on handshakes, flyers and advertisements. Trumbull resident David Pia apparently hired a plane to fly over the district, urging his constituents to cast their ballot for him. Republican Pia is running against the incumbent Democrat Anthony Musto.
There are some problems at several Bridgeport polling stations including not enough ballots. Locations include Park City Magnet, Read, Black Rock, Wilbur Cross, Thorme and Hooker schools. At Central School a l0ng line of people waited for ballots to arrive. Many grew frustrated and left without casting their ballots.
Linda McMahon, a fashionista? The Republican Senate candidate greeted voters at Momauguin Elementary School this afternoon in East Haven in a pair of Uggs. McMahon said she wore the boots Monday night to a rally in Guilford and put them on when voting Tuesday morning at North Street School in Greenwich. “My toes and feet Read More
Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal has a reputation for not drinking alcoholic beverages. But asked by reporters during a campaign stop today if he might take a little sip of something strong tonight to celebrate either his victory or a loss to Republican Linda McMahon, Blumenthal said “no.” “I’m not going to have a Read More
Both GOP attorney general candidate Martha Dean and Democratic attorney general candidate George Jepsen said Tuesday afternoon that they are optimistic so far about the results of today’s election. Dean, of Avon, who said she has volunteers at polls throughout the state, said around 5 p.m. that she is heading to Hyatt Regency in Old Read More