Although scant on details, the body language during the post budget negotiation press conference paints a grim picture for the GOP leadership. Speaker Joe Aresimowicz was absolutely giddy Rep. Matt Lesser was also ecstatic and mentioned that Hartford will be pleased with the negotiated deal. But Sen. Len Fasano and Rep. Klarides were so stone
What’s worse than being a weak, first term state representative? Being a weak, first term state representative that has tied their fortunes to a governor that is less popular than a a deer tick. State Representatives Christine Conley (D- Groton, Ledyard) and Joe Del la Cruz (D- Groton, New London) issued identical statements (found
No one in Connecticut politics became more irrelevant than Governor Dannel Malloy did yesterday. Suffering a smack down by Moody’s Investor Service and his feeble attempt at relevancy by proposing a fourth budget (one outright rejected by BOTH parties) the weakened chief executive was not just lame, but had his feathers plucked as well.
The next night the tenth man didn’t show up for drinks so the nine sat down and had their beers without him. But when it came time to pay the bill, they discovered something important. They didn’t have enough money between all of them for even half of the bill! by Dan Mitchell In
In these pages we hope to add perspective to stories affecting those who live in the Constitution State. We will try to cut through some of the bias presented by too many of the state’s news sources. Connecticut is sitting on the precipice of major change. The direction this change takes can’t be left to