Rapid Reax: SCOTUS upholds “Obamacare”

Connecticut Democrats are understandably rejoicing after the highest court in the land upheld what is known as the “minimum provision” or individual health insurance mandate in the Affordable Care Act

Aug. 10 hearing on chimp attack victim’s suit against state

Some significant developments this week in Charla Nash’s efforts to sue the state Department of Energy & Environmental Protection for $150 million. Nash is the ex-Stamford resident who in 2009 was

Bob will talk mattresses, not the politics of mattresses

When city, state and federal officials gathered in Bridgeport today to celebrate the grand opening of Park City Green, a nonprofit mattress recycler, client Bob Kaufman was on hand. You might not

Malcolm in the Middle

The air was thin. But the checkbooks were plenty fat this past weekend at The Chateaux at Silver Lake, the posh Deer Valley, Utah, hotel/lodge that was descended ascended upon by 800 of Mitt Romney’s

Where State failed, Bridgeport to lead way in mattress recycling

State legislators during the recently concluded 2012 session failed to pass a law making Connecticut the first state in the nation requiring mattress producers recycle old mattresses. The bill –

Whitnum running as small “i” independent

For those of you who care about the political future of Israel-opposing, Chris Murphy-bashing, lawsuit-filing, ex-Democrat Lee Whitnum of Greenwich… This weekend we published my report about how

Decoding the Supreme Court: Five things to look for in immigration, ObamaCare rulings

As early as today, the U.S. Supreme Court will render its verdicts on two of the most politically divisive issues of the past decade, immigration and health care. As the justices announce the fate of

Bysiewicz campaign breaks silence, calls primary momentum “incredible”

Is there really a Democratic primary for U.S. Senate in August? I was beginning to wonder if perhaps ex-Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz had decided after losing ground in the June 6 Quinnipiac