Fairfield GOP boss: Bridgeport counterpart got VIP treatment

Fairfield’s top Republican says his Bridgeport counterpart, who has publicly endorsed Linda McMahon over Chris Shays for Senate, not only admitted but bragged to him that he got VIP treatment at
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Waterbury delegates support Dan Roberti in 5th District race

Dan Roberti, a 30-year-old from Kent and relative newcomer, came from behind earlier this week to make it a three-way primary for the Democrats in the 5th District congressional race. Roberti earned
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What goes around comes around. Finch vs. Gomes

Sen. Edwin Gomes, D-Bridgeport allied himself with Mary-Jane Foster’s ultimately unsuccessful bid to unseat Bill Finch, the city’s Democratic mayor, last fall. Gomes appeared in a radio advertisement
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Maverick & Goose?

Can you hook a brother up, John McCain? The “maverick” Senator from Arizona and 2008 Republican nominee for president appears willing to do just that for former Congressman Christopher Shays. McCain
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McKinney promotes Shays’ candidacy in new video

State Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, R-Fairfield, whose late father’s political legacy is forever intertwined with Christopher Shays, is trumpeting the “electability” of the former congressman
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Sweeps week: McMahon’s new TV spot

The state Republican convention is a mere two days away and Senate contender Linda McMahon, looking to replicate her success at the party’s last conclave in 2010, is out today with a new 30-second
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Cappiello answers Linda’s bat phone

Contrary to the handsome and well-chronicled compensation package of Linda McMahon’s 2010 campaign manager David Cappiello, the former state Senator from Danbury is not on permanent retainer.
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Meal ticket: the skinny on Linda’s convention night spread

Southerners have the market cornered when it comes to hospitality. And Linda McMahon is no exception. The North Carolina-raised wrestling mogul is poised to carve up the state Republican convention
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