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Mark Greenberg Responds to GAO Decision Holding Guantanamo Prisoner Transfer Illegal: Will Elizabeth Esty Respond?

Mark Greenberg Responds to GAO Decision Holding Guantanamo Prisoner Transfer Illegal: Will Elizabeth Esty Respond?

  WATERTOWN, Conn. – Last week, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) ruled that the Obama administration violated the law when they exchanged five high-profile Taliban leaders detained at Guantanamo Bay for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in May. While I declared my opposition to releasing these five terrorists shortly after the exchange in June, and both Republicans and Democrats […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Connecticut News, Politics
Tom Foley UP 7 Points on Dan Malloy

Tom Foley UP 7 Points on Dan Malloy

 Southington, CT – An independent poll, released today by Rasmussen and conducted from August 18-19th has some news.  According to the poll Tom Foley is leading Governor Dan Malloy by 7 points, 45% to 38%.  This is the second poll to show Foley leading and just the latest in a series of […]

Hartford Courant Rates Latest Foley Ad ACCURATE

Hartford Courant Rates Latest Foley Ad ACCURATE

  Southington, CT – Today, the Hartford Courant fact checked our latest ad,“hurting”.  The ad highlights parts of Dan Malloy’s record that are negatively affecting Connecticut citizens: the largest tax increase in state history, slow job growth and an anti-business environment.  Malloy has taken exception to our ad in general without […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Connecticut News, Politics
Stonington Memorial for English Midshipman Powers Killed Offshore of Stonington 1814

Stonington Memorial for English Midshipman Powers Killed Offshore of Stonington 1814

Former U.S. Congressman and decorated veteran Rob Simmons held a memorial at the Stonington Cemetery Saturday for the English Navy member, Midshipman Thomas Barratt Powers, 18, who was killed in late July of 1814 by an American privateer.

Lumaj Wins Independent Party Endorsement

Lumaj Wins Independent Party Endorsement

  Fairfield, CT, August 20th, 2014 – Peter Lumaj, the Republican nominee for Connecticut Secretary of the State, announced this morning that his campaign was unanimously endorsed last night by the Independent Party of Connecticut at their open statewide nominating caucus. “I am very excited to announce that we have […]

HERBST EARNS CROSS-ENDORSEMENT FROM INDEPENDENT PARTY

HERBST EARNS CROSS-ENDORSEMENT FROM INDEPENDENT PARTY

  Trumbull, CT- Tim Herbst, Republican candidate for State Treasurer, tonight received the cross-endorsement of the Connecticut Independent Party. “I am thrilled to have earned the endorsement of Connecticut’s Independent Party for the office of State Treasurer,” said Herbst. “This state is in real trouble and the voters I talk […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Connecticut News, Politics
Desperate Dan: He Cannot Run on His Record So He Is Lashing Out

Desperate Dan: He Cannot Run on His Record So He Is Lashing Out

Dan Malloy is desperate.

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Connecticut News, Politics
HERBST CAMPAIGN FILES FOIA REQUEST REGARDING CHET DIGITAL ADVERTISING WITH STATE TREASURER OFFICE

HERBST CAMPAIGN FILES FOIA REQUEST REGARDING CHET DIGITAL ADVERTISING WITH STATE TREASURER OFFICE

  Trumbull, CT- Yesterday, a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request was sent to the Office of the State Treasurer with regards to their most recent CHET digital advertising campaign. “We are trying to figure out who Denise Nappier and the State Treasurer’s office are targeting with their CHET digital […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Connecticut News, Politics
Greenberg: “Esty’s 99 Page “Personal Attack Playbook” Shows Why Washington is Broken

Greenberg: “Esty’s 99 Page “Personal Attack Playbook” Shows Why Washington is Broken

  Esty’s Opposition Research Book Digs Deep –  Reveals Greenberg is Jewish Statement by Mark Greenberg: “If ever we needed an example of why Washington has been broken by polarizing politics and personal attacks, Elizabeth Esty’s 99-page “personal attack playbook” about me, my family and my religion is the poster […]

by · August 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Connecticut News, Politics
I stand with Texas Governor Rick Perry

I stand with Texas Governor Rick Perry

The facts are clear. Governors have the right to exercise veto authority, and my friend Rick Perry exercised his constitutional authority and stood up for responsible government when he vetoed funding for a Texas agency run by someone who plead guilty to DWI and served 45 days in jail.