Archive for February, 2010

Ned Lamont running for Governor, Susan Bysiewicz suing Democratic Party and state

February 23, 2010
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Last week was a very interesting one in Connecticut’s political life. Senator Dodd reminded consumers nationwide that new credit card protections from the so called Credit CARD Bill of Rights will come into effect starting Monday. These protections will address unfair tax hikes, unnecessary fees, protection for young people from aggressive credit card solicitations and...
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GOP boss against CEP, Lamont to officially announce run, Amann dropping out

February 15, 2010
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Here are some of the most important news in Connecticut’s political life for the past week: Connecticut Senators Chris Dodd (D) and Joe Lieberman (I) announced that four Connecticut fire departments, in Windsor, Westfield, West Hartford and Stevenson Volunteer Fire Company, received a total of $232,568 from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program. The...
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State of the State speech, Bysiewicz still unclear for the AG race, AIG bonuses

February 8, 2010
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Here are some of the most important news concerning the Connecticut politics from the previous week. A new U.S. attorney for the State of Connecticut was appointe by President Barack Obama. David Feine is a former White House lawyer and federal prosecutor and a former assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York....
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New bills, cold weather response, election news

February 1, 2010
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Here are highlights from last week’s political news in Connecticut. Connecticut Senators Chris Dodd (D) and Joe Lieberman (I) announced that a little more than $1.4 million from the Assistance to Fire Fighters Grant Program will go to 16 fire departments in the state, aimed at improving fire fighters’ services and safety. Representative Rosa...
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