Alfonso Robinson

Political activist, online journalist
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Boughton’s polling numbers are pathetic…and here’s why!

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Four years of campaigning and this is the best he can do? After four years of juvenile tweets and desperate attempts to raise his name recognition, part-time Mayor Mark Boughton’s numbers in the latest poll from Quinnipaic are laughable to say the least. Lets see what the polling institute had to […] [Read More]
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Bethel First Selectman provides update on Walnut Hill bridge fiasco

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG As residents of Bethel are fully aware, the Walnut Hill bridge repair has been a nightmare. A critical bridge that connects the Stony Hill section of Bethel with the downtown area, the replacement of the bridge has been plagued with delays, which has resulted in frustrated commuters forced to find alternate […] [Read More]
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PELTO: Bethel Public Schools to Parents: Guinea pigs will be rewarded

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My fellow colleague Jon Pelto has been at the forefront of educational matters in the state and recently published a piece regarding events in Bethel. Cross post from Jon Pelto’s Wait What? Some public school superintendents and principals are using Commissioner Pryor’s instructions to mislead, lie and intimidate parents into thinking they can’t opt their […] [Read More]
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King

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April 3 1968. Memphis Tennessee. The final part of Martin Luther King’s last speech. He delivered it on April 3, 1968, at the Mason Temple in Memphis, Tennessee. The next day, King was assassinated. Listen to the full speech here. [Read More]
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“Republican-Light” Elizabeth Esty throws Dems, President Obama under the bus…AGAIN

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG From her disgusting Republican-Light voting record, lying about her commitment to seniors, and her history of throwing the Democratic Party under the bus, to her flat-out lying about how her death penalty vote effected her tenure as State Rep. as well as lying about her so-called support for Paid Sick Leave, […] [Read More]
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New Haven Register editorial highlights Boughton’s shortcomings, calls mayor’s supression actions against press “bizarre and shameful”

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG NOT EVERYONE IS DRINKING BOUGHTON’S KOOL-AID… On Wednesday, the New Haven Register delivered a somewhat scathing commentary regarding Danbury’s longest serving dishonet mayor’s laughable campaign for governor. In listing the mayor’s shortcomings, the paper highlighted Boughton’s “bizarre and shameful” effort to supress the media’s attempt to report on his recent lawsuit […] [Read More]
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Laughable comment of the week from the dishonest one

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG The dishonest one in his own words… Boughton didn’t expect his past stance in illegal immigration to have a negative effect on his campaign. Yeah right, given the alarming amount of uncheck skeletons in this man’s closet, the last thing this joke of a mayor should be concerned about is the […] [Read More]
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THIBAULT: Boughton’s “Deposition Dirt: Secret files on city workers kept ‘behind’ personnel folders”

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Despite Mark Boughton’s best efforts to suppress information in the lawsuit filed against him by his friend of thirty years and personal assistant, the mayor’s shocking skeletons are FINALLY being exposed to the public. While I prepare an appropriate response to what I describe as a gross violation of my civil […] [Read More]
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Dedicated to the dishonest one

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The Liar in Chief is at it again… Don’t take my lack of posts as an indication that I or any member of the media are afraid of reporting on the outrageous and disturbing details within the depositions in the Wendy DaCosta lawsuit against the last honest man in Danbury…in fact, may I suggest that […] [Read More]
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Dump Esty

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Elizabeth Esty Republican-Light principles are more in tune with the mindset of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan than with progressives and working families in Connecticut… With Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty’s latest outrageous vote against the Affordable Care Act, when it comes to 2014, Daily Kos nails it. Liberalism has some basis in […] [Read More]
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