2018 Gubernatorial Election Voter Turnout in Bridgeport Hits 8-Year High

2018 Gubernatorial Election Voter Turnout in Bridgeport Hits 8-Year High

Over 25K Bridgeport Voters Headed to the Polls on Election Day from Dalmarys Matos (203) 576-7201, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov (Nov. 8, 2018) — Bridgeport – Mayor Joe Ganim is proud to announce today that the 2018 gubernatorial election produced the highest number of Bridgeport resident voters than in the last two prior elections. Over 25,000 Bridgeport residents […]

Advisory: Mayor Ganim, City Officials to Join Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) in Protest against Proposed State Budget Cuts to Public Transportation

Advisory: Mayor Ganim, City Officials to Join Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) in Protest against Proposed State Budget Cuts to Public Transportation

IN CASH-STRAPPED CONNECTICUT from Dalmarys Matos, Dalmarys.Matos@Bridgeportct.gov (Feb. 28, 2018) — WHO:  Mayor Joseph Ganim, Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) Officials, public bus riders, City Council members and community leaders. WHAT:   Mayor Ganim to hold press conference with Greater Bridgeport Transit and community leaders protesting Governor Malloy’s proposed $1.8 Million cut to public transportation in […]

Mayor Ganim and Bridgeport Police to Meet with Governor Malloy, Connecticut State Police, Federal Law Enforcement Partners to Strategize Response to Recent Gun Violence

Mayor Ganim and Bridgeport Police to Meet with Governor Malloy, Connecticut State Police, Federal Law Enforcement Partners to Strategize Response to Recent Gun Violence

JOINT LOCAL-STATE-FEDERAL RESPONSE TO RECENT OUTBURST OF SHOOTING INCIDENTS IN BRIDGEPORT from City of Bridgeport Communications Director Av Harris, av.harris@bridgeportct.gov (Aug. 31, 2016) — Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim, Bridgeport Police Chief AJ Perez, Connecticut State Police and Public Safety Commissioner, Connecticut State’s Attorney’s Office, representatives from various federal agencies including […]

Major Employer Led by Obama “Jobs Council” Chairman Seeks to Leave High-Tax Connecticut

Major Employer Led by Obama “Jobs Council” Chairman Seeks to Leave High-Tax Connecticut

INDIANA COURTS MAJOR EMPLOYERS FOLLOWING LEGISLATURE’S CORPORATE TAX INCREASE by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 13, 2015) — The Hartford Courant and other outlets have reported that General Electric (GE) CEO Jeffrey Immelt is researching the possibility of relocating from its headquarters in Fairfield, CT to another state “that allows business to be competitive” in the wake […]

Three Governors Lift Travel Bans Against Indiana

Three Governors Lift Travel Bans Against Indiana

BUT WHAT IS IN STORE FOR PEOPLE OF FAITH? by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 5, 2015) — Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy and two other governors have canceled an embargo of state-funded travel to Indiana following the passage of a revised law clarifying that its new religious freedom bill does not allow discrimination against any individual. […]

Connecticut Governor’s Call Screeners Defend Their Boss

Connecticut Governor’s Call Screeners Defend Their Boss

UNSOLICITED POLITICAL TALKING POINTS PROVIDED TO CONSTITUENTS by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 1, 2015) — On Tuesday and Wednesday this week, individuals in the office of Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy‘s office have not only taken calls from the public on current affairs, but they have also taken the unusual position of defending Malloy’s attack on […]

Independent Candidate for Connecticut Governor Quits Race, Endorses Republican Tom Foley

Independent Candidate for Connecticut Governor Quits Race, Endorses Republican Tom Foley

WHICH WAY WILL THE “CONSTITUTION STATE” GO ON TUESDAY? by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 3, 2014) — On Sunday, unaffiliated Connecticut gubernatorial candidate Joe Visconti suspended his campaign and endorsed the Republican candidate, Tom Foley. Visconti had hoped to initiate judicial reform in light of reports that Connecticut courts are “rife with conflicts of interest, waste […]

Will Connecticut’s Election-Day Registration Lead to Voter Fraud on Tuesday?

Will Connecticut’s Election-Day Registration Lead to Voter Fraud on Tuesday?

ELECTION-DAY REGISTRANTS’ VOTES TO BE COUNTED EVEN IF PERJURY COMMITTED by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 31, 2014) — In a press release issued on Friday, Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill reminded “eligible voters” that they are now able to register on Election Day and cast a ballot at specially-designated locations throughout the “Constitution […]

Connecticut 52nd District Debate Focuses on Economic Distress of the “Constitution State”

Connecticut 52nd District Debate Focuses on Economic Distress of the “Constitution State”

VOTERS WILL SEE CHANGE, REGARDLESS OF WHO WINS by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 28, 2014) — On October 15, a debate was sponsored by the Greater Hartford, CT League of Women Voters among three candidates for Connecticut’s 52nd District for the House of Representatives. The seat became available after long-time incumbent Penny Bacchiochi ran for lieutenant […]

Can the Paradigm of Party Politics Be Broken? pb

Can the Paradigm of Party Politics Be Broken? pb

“ALL POLITICS ARE LOCAL“ by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 19, 2014) — On October 11, The Post & Email published an interview of Connecticut 52nd District House of Representatives Unaffiliated candidate Linda Louise LaCasse.  Her contenders, Democrat David Pinney and Republican Kurt Vail, did not respond to our respective requests. The seat was occupied by six-term […]

Chairman of Retired Border Patrol Officers’ Group: Those Supporting Driver’s Licenses, Sanctuary for Illegal Aliens Facilitate Drug Smuggling

Chairman of Retired Border Patrol Officers’ Group:  Those Supporting Driver’s Licenses, Sanctuary for Illegal Aliens Facilitate Drug Smuggling

EDUCATING THE ELECTORATE ON THE EFFECTS OF ILLEGALS:  “IT HAS TO BE VISUAL” by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 19, 2014) — In response to the entry of thousands of unaccompanied minors and other illegal aliens at the southern border in recent weeks and months, George (Zack) Taylor of the National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers […]

Justina Pelletier’s Mother Denied Mothers’ Day Visit

Justina Pelletier’s Mother Denied Mothers’ Day Visit

“TWEETSTORM” AT 8:00 P.M. ON SUNDAY FOR FAMILY’S REUNIFICATION by Sharon Rondeau (May 11, 2014) — While millions of mothers are enjoying Mothers’ Day with their families and particularly their children, Linda Pelletier was not able to visit her daughter, Justina, at the facility where she has been held since January by the Massachusetts Department […]

Merrill Reports Dramatic Improvement in CT Military Voter Participation‏

Merrill Reports Dramatic Improvement in CT Military Voter Participation‏

PRESS RELEASE from the office of Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill (Jan. 13, 2014) — In Report to CT General Assembly on Ways to Improve Overseas Military Voting, Secretary of the State Reports 94% of Absentee Ballots Requested by Military Voters Returned in Time to be Counted in 2012 Presidential Election Hartford: Secretary of […]

Connecticut Residents Stand in Line to Register “Assault Weapons” by Deadline

Connecticut Residents Stand in Line to Register “Assault Weapons” by Deadline

BUT WILL IT MAKE A DIFFERENCE? by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 30, 2013) — On April 4, 2013, the Connecticut General Assembly passed Public Act 13-3, which reclassified approximately 100 firearms as “assault weapons” requiring registration with the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (DESPP) before January 1, 2014. On Monday, hundreds of firearms owners […]

Second Federal Lawsuit Filed Against New Connecticut Gun Law

Second Federal Lawsuit Filed Against New Connecticut Gun Law

WILL THE LAW STAND UP TO SCRUTINY? by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 8, 2013) — On Monday, The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) filed a lawsuit in federal court challenging the legitimacy of the firearms law passed by the Connecticut General Assembly in the early morning hours of April 4, 2013. The lawsuit is the second […]

Second Amendment Groups Challenge New Connecticut Gun Laws in Federal Court

Second Amendment Groups Challenge New Connecticut Gun Laws in Federal Court

“A FREE GOVERNMENT?” by Sharon Rondeau (May 22, 2013) — Several organizations which believe their Second Amendment and equal protection rights have been violated by a new gun statute signed by Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy last month filed a lawsuit on Wednesday in federal court in Bridgeport. Since the law was passed on April 4, […]

Connecticut State Representative Resigns to Work for the Obama Regime

Connecticut State Representative Resigns to Work for the Obama Regime

COURTNEY, BLUMENTHAL AND MURPHY ORCHESTRATE PROMOTION FOR THEIR FRIEND by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 16, 2013) — A press release from the Connecticut Secretary of State’s office declared that Connecticut State Representative Bryan Hurlburt will resign his position in the General Assembly effective Friday at noon.  The reason for his resignation was not provided in the […]

Obama Shamelessly Exploits Sandy Hook Killings for Political Gain

Obama Shamelessly Exploits Sandy Hook Killings for Political Gain

IN CONNECTICUT, WASHINGTON, AND ACROSS THE COUNTRY by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 8, 2013) — A man whose staff has posted a forgery for a birth certificate and disseminated a falsified Selective Service registration form has invited 11 relatives of those killed or injured during the Sandy Hook Elementary School murders to attend his speech at […]

Connecticut House Passes New Gun Laws

Connecticut House Passes New Gun Laws

“THE NATION’S STRICTEST GUN LAW” by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 4, 2013) — The Connecticut House of Representatives passed its own version of new firearms restrictions in the early hours of Thursday following the Senate’s passage of SB 1160 on Wednesday. The two versions must be reconciled in order to go to Gov. Dannel Malloy, who […]