Alfonso Robinson

Political activist, online journalist

BREAKING: Marge Gallo wins Reg. of Voters primary

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Incumbent Marge Gallo wins the Reg. of Voters primary over Danbury DTC endorsed candidate Susan Ward. Results: Ward 1: Ward 83, Gallo 110 Ward 2: Ward 79, Gallo 101 Ward 3: Ward 94, Gallo 117 Ward 4: Ward 57, Gallo 55 Ward 5: Ward 67, Gallo 105 Ward 6: Ward 118, […] [Read More]
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Josh Stanley doesn’t get it

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Wow…simply wow! It seems like the Republican candidate for the 109th State Rep seat doesn’t have any common sense. Here’s what the son of City Councilwoman Colleen Stanley said recently on his Instagram account regarding the News-Times coverage of his outrageous racist and misogynistic Twitter posts. To my peers: How does […] [Read More]
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Read Josh Stanley’s racist and misogynistic Twitter posts

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By popular demand, here are some of 109th GOP candidate Josh Stanley’s racist and misogynistic Twitter posts. WARNING: Graphic language…click here to view [Read More]
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Step down already!

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG For the sake of his family and his family’s paving business, Josh Stanley should step down as a candidate for State Rep in the 109th district before there is a full protest outside of American Paving Specialists LLC, on Cross Street. I have the Twitter posts and there is NO WAY […] [Read More]
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VIDEO: Bethel First Selectman Matt Knickerbocker speaks out on budget referendum fiasco

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG On Sunday, I paid a visit to the Bethel Democratic Town Committee picnic and caught up with First Selectman Matt Knickerbocker. In the following video clip, First Selectman Knickbocker gave his thoughts on the eventual passage of the town’s budget as well as the impact misinformation and low voter turnout had […] [Read More]
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Company moves jobs from business-unfriendly Danbury

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Here’s a story you won’t here the city’s longest running dishonest mayor talk about. The Hartford Courant (as oppsoed to our local newspaper) reports of a bubble wrapping company in Danbury that has decided to relocated a portion of their jobforce away from the city. Sealed Air Corp. announced Wednesday that […] [Read More]
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Activists set up encampment at City Hall to bring attention to Boughton’s failed homelessness policy

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG On Sunday, advocates and activists led by former State Rep. Lynn Taborsak returned their in their tents to City Hall to bring attention to Mayor Mark Boughton’s failed homelessness policy. Since the introduction of Mayor Boughton’s highly promoted ten year plan to end homelssness, since the introduction of the mayor’s plan, […] [Read More]
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Today is a sad day for journalism in Danbury

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Today is a very sad day for journalism in Danbury…and local reporting will NEVER be the same. Last night, while covering the budget fiasco in Bethel, I learned that three well-respected veteran journalists, Eileen Fitzgerald, John Pirro, and Bob Miller, are leaving the Danbury News-Times at the end of the week. […] [Read More]
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