Alfonso Robinson

Political activist, online journalist

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Waterbury Mayor O’Leary rips Boughton over abandoning gun control group

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Waterbury Mayor Neil O’Leary released the following statement regarding Mark Boughton’s abandoning Mayor’s Against Illegal Guns and the majority of the public who supports sensible gun control legislation. “I am very disappointed that Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton withdrew from Mayor’s Against Illegal Guns in what appears to be a political play […] [Read More]
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Desperate Boughton goes into damage control mode..by splitting hairs

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Oh, this is rich! After nearly two weeks of REALLY bad press, Danbury’s dishonest Mayor Mark Boughton attempts to weasel out of his previous misleading statements regarding campaign contributions he received from Lisa Wilson-Foley…contributons that he previous denied exist. First, lets backtrack… The New Haven Register had this to say about […] [Read More]
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THIBAULT: “More bad jokes emanate from Danbury City Hall as public records are sought”

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So much for the dishonest one upholding the rule of law! Cross post from HatCityBLOG New Haven Register is having a field day exposing the REAL Mayor Mark Boughton and the columnist and former commissioner for Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Commission Andy Thibault’s latest piece on the dishonest one’s on-going effort to keep his activities […] [Read More]
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Boughton caught misleading AND lying to the public AGAIN

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Nice try Rennie but trust me, you only scratched the surface… For the rest of the state, this must be comical but for someone who has followed the antics of Danbury’s most dishonest mayor for a number of years, it’s just another day in the life of following a person who […] [Read More]
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All hail Mark Boughton the hypocrite!

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG In yet another spot on editorial, the Register Citizen correctly highlights the hypocrisy of Danbury’s most dishonest mayor… Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton has chosen “People Over Politics” as the slogan for his 2014 campaign for Connecticut governor, but on two critical issues, he’s not living up to that promise. On Thursday, […] [Read More]
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Boughton caught deleting critical comments on Facebook regarding his gun control flip-flop

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Typical Boughton… Ten years ago, then pro-immigrant Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton proposed building a shelter for day laborers who gathered at Kennedy Park…and needless to say that mayor’s plan sent anti-immigrant nativists friends into an uproar. Sensing that he was on the wrong side of the issue among his base, Boughton […] [Read More]
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FLASHBACK GUEST POST: Former Danbury DTC chairman Joe DaSilva on housing and development

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG In response to the remarkably flawed and misguided editorial from the News-Times regarding YET ANOTHER study be conducted on the city’s downtown area, and the paper’s approval of YET ANOTHER seven year tax give-away for residential development, I’ve decided to provide the public a series of flashback posts which documented how […] [Read More]
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Just what downtown Danbury needs…ANOTHER study

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Cross post from HatCityBLOG Good grief…the people of Danbury deserve better than this nonsense. City officials interested in revitalizing the downtown should explore a formal economic analysis of the city’s center, former Congressman James Maloney said recently. Maloney, president and chief executive officer of Connecticut Institute for Communities, made the proposal Thursday during a meeting […] [Read More]
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