Tag Archives: Connecticut

Is New England Going Red in 2014?

In 2014, Republican Governors are staving off attacks in their respective contests. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and Michigan’s Rick Snyder are breaking away from their Democratic opponents, despite a few months of setbacks, with middling poll numbers. Other Republican Governors are struggling, or have become political dead meat. Kansas Governor Sam Brownback enshrined comprehensive tax and spending cuts. He also…

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Stand Your Ground, CT! (Stand With CT, MA!)

Following the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre, in which deranged assailant Adam Lanza trespassed on a Newtown, Connecticut Elementary School, then murdered twenty-six people with a firearm, Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed into law the most restrictive gun control measures in the country, despite the fact that the governor called them common sense reforms. Not only would the state require…

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Smackdown! McMahon jumps in the ring to pin Dodd

World Wrestling Federation Entertainment Chief Executive Officer Linda McMahon, wife of Vince McMahon, is running for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Connecticut. The seat is currently held by Christopher Dodd.  The Associated Press is reporting. Linda McMahon announced her candidacy Tuesday, saying Washington is “out of control” and Dodd has “lost his way and our trust.” McMahon…

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Connecticut Delegation subject to chemical attack by protesters

Ah yes, gotta love those peaceful protesters don’t ya.  According to Connecticut blog The Everyday Republican, the CT delegation was attacked with sodium hypochlorite or household bleach.   The Connecticut delegation to the Republican National Convention was attacked today as they attempted to enter the Xcel Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. The delegation – including official delegates, alternates, and guests…

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