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  • Connecticut Politicians Use Digital Advertising To Target Highly Specific Voter Groups

    Connecticut Politicians Use Digital Advertising To Target Highly Specific Voter Groups
    Linda McMahon is promoting her U.S. Senate candidacy on the "personalized" radio website Pandora — possibly targeting Connecticut listeners who are both likely Republican primary voters and enjoy wrestling theme songs. Over on Capitol Report...
  • Connecticut Campaign Weirdness: Garfield and New SuperPAC To Help An Anti-SuperPAC Candidate Named Murphy

    Connecticut Campaign Weirdness: Garfield and New SuperPAC To Help An Anti-SuperPAC Candidate Named Murphy
    You know we’ve reached a new stage of uber-weirdness when Connecticut’s former election law watchdog becomes a front-man for a new SuperPAC formed to raise millions of dollars for a candidate who allegedly hates SuperPACs. The former state...
  • Esty Wins, Roraback Concedes After Tight Race For 5th Congressional District

    Democrat Elizabeth Esty won a nail-biter election in the 5th Congressional District as Republican Andrew Roraback conceded late Tuesday night after Democratic votes from the cities provided the margin of victory. Esty said that super PACs had spent...
  • Claim Check: Pre-Election Roundup of Ads in Connecticut's Senate Race

    During the budget battles in Washington in the spring of 2011, a liberal group produced an ad featuring an elderly woman in a wheelchair being pushed through a park by a man in a suit and tie, while America the Beautiful plays in the background and...
  • One Millionaire to Another: Glad U.S. Senate Seats Can't Be Bought

    One of the more amusing responses to Republican Linda McMahon's defeat in Connecticut's U.S. Senate race came from our other U.S. Senator, Democrat Dick Blumenthal. He was commenting on the fact that ex-World Wrestling Entertainment CEO McMahon spent...
  • Police Hunt For "Zombies" in April

    Police Hunt For "Zombies" in April
    Drivers who talk or text on their phones now have a new name “zombies”. The reason for the moniker is that zombies and distracted drivers have quite a bit in common. “You’re using about a third less of your brain,” explained...
  • Theft of veterans' plaques (sad but true) could be federal crime

     
    Veterans memorials: Responding to a rash of thefts of plaques from veterans memorials, Congressman Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) has introduced legislation to make the theft a federal crime....
  • All-Seminole Athletic Conference boys soccer team released

     
    Lyman and Seminole each placed three players on the first team of the All-Seminole Athletic Conference boys soccer team, which was voted on by coaches Monday night. Chase Taylor, Chris Henderson and Ian Svantesson were selected for the Greyhounds, who...
  • Connecticut shootings: Gun control is Sunday’s main topic

     
    Sunday morning programs have revised their guest lineups in response to the Connecticut school shootings. Here's an update on those programs, where gun control will be a recurring topic: “Meet the Press” welcomes New York Mayor Michael...
  • After Tragic Loss, A Soft Voice Speaks Up

    He never returned to the practice of medicine, not after a home invasion took his wife and daughters, leaving him a survivor and a symbol. Dr. William A. Petit Jr. is an activist now, willing to stand with any candidate who pledges to support a mandatory...
  • Legislator: Cheshire Plant Is Essential

    In an aggressive letter to Pratt & Whitney Thursday, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, D-5th District, said he views the potential closing of the company's Cheshire plant as a threat to national security and is spreading that view in Congress. Murphy called the...