October 14, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | October 14, 2016 10:00am
Last December, disturbed by the rising tide of hate speech, I wrote a piece titled “Now is the time for moral courage.” Sadly, there was none of that to be found in Connecticut’s Republican Party, and very little in the national GOP. Two months later, in February, I went to a coffee with my state legislators and asked them the same question, and they sat mute as I was told to “be quiet” and “stop talking.”
Tags: CT GOP, Donald Trump, Daria Novak, Eric Trump, George Will, Sarah Darer Littman, dh
September 29, 2016
by Barth Keck | September 29, 2016 12:17am
September 27, 2016
by Jack Kramer | September 27, 2016 10:54am
While most news organizations raced to declare Hillary Clinton the clear cut winner of the long anticipated first presidential debate, a Connecticut professional pollster Tuesday said “that was just a lot of chatter.”
September 5, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 5, 2016 9:03pm
August 18, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 18, 2016 5:18pm
There is no law requiring presidential candidates to release their individual tax returns to the public, but Democratic Sens. Ron Wyden of Oregon and Chris Murphy of Connecticut think there should be, especially if Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump isn’t going to keep with the tradition.
August 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 15, 2016 2:11pm
by Jack Kramer | August 15, 2016 10:30am
Supporters of Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein claim they have submitted between 14,000 and 15,000 signatures of Connecticut voters to the Secretary of the State’s office asking for Stein’s name to be on November’s ballot.
Tags: jill stein, Green Party, Gary Johnson, Libertarian Party, signatures, ballot, dh
August 1, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 1, 2016 1:10pm
July 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2016 12:00am
It took a half-hour, but Hillary Clinton seemed to hit her stride Thursday night in accepting the Democratic Party’s nomination for president when she started talking about the economy and contrasting her campaign with the one being run by her Republican opponent.
Tags: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Phildelphia, dh
July 27, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2016 11:00pm
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, who demanded a vote on gun violence prevention legislation for 15 hours in the Senate in June, got his five-minutes in the spotlight Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.