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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Prix Fixe: Dinner with Mitt for ONLY $25K in Greenwich

For $25,000, there better be a vegetarian option. Heck, gluten-free, too. Rubber chicken ain’t gonna cut it with this crowd. Not when the name on the dinner reservation says: Mitt Romney. That’s how
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GOP leaders say they were invited to join Malloy at news conference

But House Minority Leader Larry Cafero, R-Norwalk and Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, R-Fairfield, never saw the bill. Speaking to reporters at about 10:30 p.m. Monday, they said that a hold-up
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Lumaj serves copious portions of red meat in first TV ad

Who says Linda McMahon has a TV monopoly? Fellow Republican Peter Lumaj is getting in on the action, too. The immigration and criminal lawyer from Fairfield is airing this 30-second spot for his U.S.
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Schiff happens…again

Peter Schiff, the the brash money manager and talking head from Weston who lost a three-way Republican Senate primary to Linda McMahon in 2010, has a long memory. A frequent guest on CNBC and Fox
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Pass the Kleenex: Boehner to Greenwich to mine campaign cash

The conservative elite of Greenwich are in for a good cry. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, will visit the fundraising Mecca in June to mine cash for both his re-election bid and his political
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