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John Rowland

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  • Jim Shea: Applying Tom Foley's Journalistic Standards To Tom Foley

    Jim Shea: Applying Tom Foley's Journalistic Standards To Tom Foley
    The state's journalistic establishment jumped all over Tom Foley this past week after the probable Republican candidate for governor went on television and accused the Malloy administration of wide spread unethical behavior. So, why would that get...
  • Nora Dannehy Brought Down The Crooks

    Fifteen years ago, corrupt officials at the highest levels of state government were perverting their public trust for personal gain. That dark time, however, coincided with a golden age of federal corruption in Connecticut. Felons and the just did battle;...
  • Anthony Weiner's Latest Sexting Scandal and Politics of the Public Apology

    Anthony Weiner's Latest Sexting Scandal and Politics of the Public Apology
    When Anthony Weiner continued to flaunt his dong across the Internet after a sexting scandal cost him everything, he didn't just betray his long-suffering wife (again). He also laid a blow to all of us sex-positive people who rushed to his defense when he...
  • Politicians Don't Help State's Boring Image

    The premise of the hilarious play, "I'm Connecticut," by Bristol native Mike Reiss, is that the Nutmeg state is populated by nice, but boring people. People from Connecticut, of course, don't think they are boring, which is pretty much what boring people...
  • We've Got Issues, But Connecticut's Not Texas

    On Wednesday, the rainbow gay pride flag flew at the governor's residence by order Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. The flagpole is shaped like a lower case "t" with the American flag at the top. The gay flag flew from one end of the lower crosspiece. On the...
  • Gov. Malloy Signs "Dark Money" Legislation Into Law: Welcome Back Corrupticut?

    Gov. Dannel Malloy Wednesday signed into law legislation that good government types are warning will bring "an influx of 'dark money' into our political system." In other words, welcome back Corrupticut. Malloy issued a statement blaming his action...
  • 'Someone Else' Edges Into Governor's Race

    Ali and Frazier fought three times and, in the last bout, each fighter ushered the other to the threshold of unbearable agony, so that when Frazier's corner threw in the towel before the 15th round, it was effectively speaking for everybody. That...
  • Bill May Restore Double-Dip Pension For East Haven Mayor Branded As 'Taco Joe'

    Bill May Restore Double-Dip Pension For East Haven Mayor Branded As 'Taco Joe'
    A little-noticed bill, given final approval by legislators on June 4, could reinstate the disputed pension of controversial East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo Jr. – who made national news in 2012 by saying he might have some tacos on the day four of his...
  • $1 Million In Lawyers' Bills To Taxpayers For State's Defeat In Court

     $1 Million In Lawyers' Bills To Taxpayers For State's Defeat In Court
    The U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals on May 31 reversed a lower court ruling, and gave unionized state employees a major victory in a 2003 class action lawsuit against ex-Gov. John G. Rowland and his budget chief, Marc Ryan. The appeals panel of...
  • Jesse Metcalfe, Cara Santana buy home in Hollywood Hills West

    Jesse Metcalfe, Cara Santana buy home in Hollywood Hills West
    “Dallas” star Jesse Metcalfe and his fiancee, actress Cara Santana, have bought a home in Hollywood Hills West that was listed for sale at $1.599 million. The 1925 Spanish-style house has been restored and features a courtyard with a...
  • What Got Into John Rowland?

    What got into John Rowland, everyone was asking after the former governor and now WTIC-AM 1080 talk show host hammered former Republican Attorney General Nominee Martha Dean over her views on the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Dean has a...