Report: Connecticut Inmates Receiving Insufficient Medical, Mental Health Care

Report:  Connecticut Inmates Receiving Insufficient Medical, Mental Health Care

CAN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS DO BETTER THAN UCONN? by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 27, 2018) — The Hartford Courant reported Friday that medical care provided by the Connecticut Department of Correction (DOC) is under scrutiny by state legislators amid a growing number of wrongful-death lawsuits. A suit filed in federal court on Thursday alleges that […]

Is The Hartford Courant a Propaganda Machine?

Is The Hartford Courant a Propaganda Machine?

EMBEDDED VIDEO STREAM HARDLY POLITICALLY BALANCED by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 28, 2017) — While this writer was reading a balanced, although arguably initially misleading, article in The Hartford Courant on Tuesday morning, a series of videos began to play without prompting featuring a single political viewpoint for more than ten minutes. Muslim, pro-refugee and anti-Trump […]

The Constitution State, Too, Votes for “Change”

The Constitution State, Too, Votes for “Change”

“A DIFFERENT DYNAMIC” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 10, 2016) — The Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) and WFSB Channel 3 in Hartford have reported that as a result of Tuesday’s state elections, Republicans gained seven seats in the House of Representatives and read seats in the state Senate, the latter of which brought a […]

Connecticut Supreme Court Mandates Continued Chemotherapy for 17-Year-Old Against Her Wishes

Connecticut Supreme Court Mandates Continued Chemotherapy for 17-Year-Old Against Her Wishes

IS IT THE STATE’S DECISION OR THE FAMILY’S? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 8, 2015) — A 17-year-old girl diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma last fall will continue to receive chemotherapy treatments for the condition against her will and that of her mother, according to a unanimous decision issued directly after a hearing on Thursday by the […]

Breaking: Justina Pelletier Going Home on Wednesday!!!

Breaking:  Justina Pelletier Going Home on Wednesday!!!

“THE HAPPIEST GIRL ON THE PLANET” by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 17, 2014) — A tweet from Pelletier family spokesman Rev. Patrick Mahoney on Tuesday evening at 8:47 p.m. EDT reports that Justina Pelletier, the 16-year-old who was taken into the custody of Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) 16 months ago over a medical […]

District Office Staffer: “He’s From Hawaii, Ma’am”

District Office Staffer:  “He’s From Hawaii, Ma’am”

ACKNOWLEDGES, THEN DENIES, REPORTED OBAMA FORGERIES by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 12, 2014) — In a follow-up telephone call to an off-the-record, in-person conversation with a district office staffer more than one month ago, this writer contacted the Enfield, CT district office of Rep. Joseph Courtney on Wednesday morning. The face-to-face meeting conducted last month was […]

Connecticut Secretary of State Criticized for Same Action as Her Predecessor

Connecticut Secretary of State Criticized for Same Action as Her Predecessor

“PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE SURPRISED…I AM A DEMOCRAT” by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 15, 2013) — Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill has issued an official press release announcing the discontinuance of an e-newsletter sent to many Democrat political activists which appeared to some to resemble a mailing performed by the office of former Secretary of […]

Report: Monday’s Second Amendment in Hartford Rally Drew “Thousands”

Report:  Monday’s Second Amendment in Hartford Rally Drew “Thousands”

ARE MORE LAWS THE ANSWER? by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 12, 2013) — The National Rifle Association (NRA), the National Shooting Sports Foundation and other groups attended a rally in Hartford, CT on Monday opposing proposed changes to the state’s firearms laws following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. While the […]

Local Authorities Stand Up to Obama’s Gun Control Agenda

Local Authorities Stand Up to Obama’s Gun Control Agenda

IS THIS THE WATERSHED MOMENT? by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 27, 2013) — County commissioners in Franklin County, IN unanimously passed an ordinance which nullifies any federal legislation limiting citizens’ Second Amendment rights to own a firearm. In an interview, Franklin County Sheriff Ken Murphy said that he would uphold his oath to the U.S. Constitution […]

First an eligibility question, now a new investigation

SUSAN BYSIEWICZ: “IT WASN’T JUST ME” by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 11, 2010) — The mainstream television media and The Hartford Courant are reporting that Connecticut’s Secretary of the State, Susan Bysiewicz, has made political use of a database maintained by her office at taxpayer expense by her own admission. Bysiewicz, who announced her candidacy for […]

Another Usurper?

QUESTIONS ARISE OVER ELIGIBILITY FOR OFFICE by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 2, 2010) — Susan Bysiewicz, the Connecticut Secretary of State, has announced her bid for attorney general amid questions that she is not constitutionally qualified to hold the office. Bysiewicz, a Democrat and 11-year veteran of the Secretary of State position, requested an opinion from […]