Imagine a college scene. Throngs of excited people gather at an arena. There is music, cheering, chanting and high fiving. Banners and signs proclaim support and loyalty to the home team. The visiting team is on the floor warming up and making their final preparations. The referees call for the game to begin but the
This country is in a time of reckoning. We are coming to terms with institutions of power being breeding grounds for varying degrees of sexual impropriety. Based on the almost daily reports of people caught up in this cleansing, it was way overdue. The damage includes victims who must relive the pain, but possibly get
Obviously hoping to ride a wave of Anti-Trump sentiment, Christine Rosati Randall has announced a run for the CT House District 44 seat currently held by Rep. Anne Dauphinais (R-Killingly). As reported in The CT Mirror by Mark Pazniokas, “Former state Rep. Christine Rosati Randall, D-Killingly, who was unseated last year in a lopsided loss to Republican Anne
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I love municipal politics. Those who detest the way President Donald Trump conducts himself obviously haven’t paid attention to their local races for mayors, school boards or even dog catcher. These epic struggles can and often do get nasty in a way that would make the sitting president blush. Stolen yard signs are typically the
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People have a very low opinion of their representatives in government. One need not bore you with statistics to show this lack of faith in elected representatives. A major reason for this is the electorate does not feel like their voices are being heard. Nowhere is this more prevalent than in Connecticut. After tax increase
Most of us who are of a certain age were raised to not discuss three things with strangers. Religion, how much we make and politics. This was so we were considered polite when meeting new people. Things have certainly changed. You can blame it on social media, millennials or even Donald Trump. In the case
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