April 27, 2017
by Joshua H. Sandman | April 27, 2017 10:00pm
The Democratic Party had been the traditional home base of the working and middle classes. Over the years, the party substantially backed away from reflecting the concerns of these working and middle class citizens.
April 25, 2017
by Jack Kramer | April 25, 2017 10:26pm
by Jack Kramer | April 25, 2017 1:30am
Voters in Hartford, Watertown, and parts of Woodbury will go to the polls in a special election Tuesday to fill state House seats vacated by politicians who won seats in the state Senate in February.
March 7, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 7, 2017 6:30am
HARTFORD, CT — Two proposed bills that are designed to strengthen election reporting laws received the backing of the executive director of the State Elections Commission at a public hearing on Monday.
February 24, 2017
by Sarah Darer Littman | February 24, 2017 9:00am
This week we learned that the alleged “family values” party does actually draw the line somewhere. The Conservative Political Action Conference first invited, then dis-invited Milo Yiannopoulos after an interview emerged in which he made bizarre and revolting comments about pedophilia.
Tags: political correctness, CPAC, FSU, Stephen Bannon, WRAD, Sarah Darer Littman, dh
February 22, 2017
by Jack Kramer | February 22, 2017 2:30pm
HARTFORD, CT — State Democratic lawmakers, surrounded by supporters, called on Connecticut to join the list of states to abandon the Electoral College to elect the president and replace it with a National Popular Vote.
February 15, 2017
by Christine Stuart | February 15, 2017 6:30am
HARTFORD, CT—The federal investigation ended with no charges being brought, but Connecticut’s election regulators are trying to quickly close a loophole that allows banned state contractors to give money to publicly financed candidates.
February 14, 2017
by Jack Kramer | February 14, 2017 1:00pm
NEW HAVEN, CT – The dozen students who are taking a new political science course at Southern Connecticut State University focused on the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency all agree there has been no shortage of material to discuss the first few weeks of the semester.
January 30, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 30, 2017 6:30am
HARTFORD, CT—Anticipating that President Donald Trump will sign an executive order calling for an investigation into alleged voter fraud in the November 2016 election, Connecticut’s Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said there’s no evidence to suggest it happened.
January 26, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 26, 2017 1:57am