November 19, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 19, 2015 4:43pm
By the end of the day Thursday, both House and Senate Democrats who proposed suspending Connecticut’s landmark public financing system in 2016, had withdrawn their proposals.
October 16, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | October 16, 2015 7:00am
If the presidential primaries were held right now, Connecticut Republicans would nominate a man who is little more than a strutting pile of neuroses with a hat. At this point, you don’t need me to tell you that something is seriously wrong around here.
October 15, 2015
by Barth Keck | October 15, 2015 5:54pm
Following the mass shooting at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College in early October, President Barack Obama said, “Somehow this has become routine. The reporting is routine. My response here at this podium ends up being routine, the conversation in the aftermath of it ... We have become numb to this.”
October 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2015 11:01am
by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2015 6:02am
Connecticut Republicans would send Donald Trump to the White House, while Connecticut Democrats favor former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, according to the latest Quinnipiac University poll.
October 8, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 8, 2015 10:59am
The Connecticut company that recently found itself possibly holding some of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s emails also received $6 million in economic assistance from the state in 2014.
October 2, 2015
by Sarah Darer Littman | October 2, 2015 7:30am
Last week, the Courant’s Kevin Rennie opined that the results of the Democratic primaries, in which three incumbent Mayors were ousted in Hartford, Bridgeport, and New London, “hold an important lesson for Republicans.”
September 19, 2015
by Kiernan Majerus-Collins | September 19, 2015 1:00pm
This week’s Republican presidential debates supplied plenty of evidence that the GOP candidates are still pandering to the extreme right-wing factions in their party. For women and people of color, for students and seniors, for middle class Americans of all stripes, the 15 Republican candidates offered little reason to be enthusiastic.
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September 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 16, 2015 3:44pm
Tonight’s Republican presidential debates are set for 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. EST, and CTNewsJunkie’s contributing columnists plan to take part via Twitter.
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September 9, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 9, 2015 1:13pm