No mention of Bysiewicz

In his acceptance remarks, Chris Murphy avoided any mention of Susan Bysiewicz, who plans to contest him in a Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate nomination. He did, however, point to his 3-to-1
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Blumenthal warns delegates of McMahon’s millions

Sen. Richard Blumenthal fired up the delegates to the State Democratic Party convention in New Britain by reminding them of the “$50 million negative attack machine” that Republican candidate Linda
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Bysiewicz not “arrogant enough” to think convention vote matters

Responding to U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy’s comments today’s Democratic Convention will send her a strong message to, essentially, drop her bid for U.S. Senate and endorse his, Susan Bysiewicz said: “I am
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Bridgeport delegation is ensconced a nine-iron from the stage

Bridgeport’s 78 delegates have been parked in the cheap seats in the Kaiser Gymnasium because they backed Ned Lamont in the 2010 gubernatorial primary.
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Murphy says Dem Convention will “send message” to Susan B.

U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, who is expected to easily walk away from today’s Democratic Convention with the nomination for U.S. Senate, just told reporters at the event he expects the party will send
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1,842 Democratic delegates in New Britain for US Senate nominations

Susan Bysiewicz, the former secretary of the state, seems poised to gather the 15 percent needed to force an August with 5th District US Rep. Chris Murphy. After the scheduled 9 o’clock gavel at
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Ex-Bush mouthpiece part of CT GOP convention lineup

Ari Fleischer,  former White House press secretary under President George W. Bush, has been enlisted by the Connecticut GOP to add some pizazz to its May 18 state party convention in Hartford. As if
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Women for Linda meet Women for Murphy

Republican Linda McMahon lost her bid for U.S. Senate in 2010 in part because female voters didn’t embrace the candidate and her family business, Stamford-based World Wrestling Entertainment. So
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