| Feb 8, 2012
| 6:40 PM
HARTFORD — Gov.Dannel P. Malloyopened the 2012 legislative session Wednesday with plans for education reform, pension funding changes and the largest increase in funding for affordable housing since Gov. William A. O'Neill was in office more than 20...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Yeah, good luck, Junior. Running Connecticut's Republican Party, the party with a death wish, is not going to be easy. True, Connecticut Republicans, and New England Republicans in general tend to be more moderate, or even liberal compared to those clown-...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Linda McMahon, the extremely wealthy former CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment, is now officially running for U.S. Senate again and this time around McMahon is promising to make a big effort to win over the women of Connecticut.
Last time (which was...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 2:10 PM
In a big boost to U.S. Senate candidate Linda McMahon and a blow to former U.S. Rep. Chris Shays, six former state Republican chairmen on Thursday all endorsed McMahon.
The independently wealthy McMahon doesn't need any money from the chairs, but she...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 1:10 PM
Most eyes were fixed last week on the results of a new Public Policy Poll showing Democrat Chris Murphy beating Republicans Chris Shays and Linda McMahon in the 2012 contest for Joe Lieberman 's U.S. Senate seat.
While that horse race is just getting...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 10:17 AM
It’s not too surprising that Americans For Prosperity, a national conservative activist group begun with lots of seed money from right-wing mega-billionaires David and Charles Koch, has now opened up a branch in Connecticut.
| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:18 PM
Connecticut was the only state in the union to move uniformly to the left after the 2010 elections. While other states rushed to elect Tea Party-backed Republicans, we sent liberal Democrats to the House. Richard Blumenthal beat billionaire Linda McMahon,...
| May 27, 2012
| 11:49 AM
It seemed that everyone at the party was a millionaire.
In one corner was NBA basketball star Grant Hill. In another was Linda McMahon, who spent $50 million of her own money in 2010 in a race for the U.S. Senate. Nearby was David Einhorn, who made...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 8:25 AM
"Double your pleasure, double your fun" might be the mantra for Connecticut candidates looking to maximize their chances of sucking in votes this November.
It worked for Dannel Malloy two years ago when he doubled down on the ballot: once as a Democrat...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 12:45 PM
I hate the thought of Connecticut sending a Republican to the United States Senate. The last time we sent a Republican was back in 1982 when Lowell Weicker won the nod. He was still a Republican then, albeit a liberal. There aren't any of those left. They...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 5:25 PM
The following is an abridged version of a discussion on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/edpagecourant.
Beth Bye: He made good on all his payments. Young guy working too hard. Been many years without any payment problems since. Don't know anyone who...