Gov. Dannel P. Malloy leads Republican challenger Tom Foley by one percentage point 43% to 42% in the latest Quinnipiac poll on Connecticut’s governor’s race. Petitioning candidate Joe Visconti gets 9% of the vote.
The massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown last December, continues to provide government with the perfect vehicle for taking away more freedoms. First it was gun control, as the Connecticut General Assembly passed legislation making an already tough state gun control law even stricter. Now it’s the public’s right-to-know. The Hartford Courant […]
The numbers are staggering and they’re even higher than what’s been revealed. In case you missed it, the Connecticut Department of Education reported on Friday that 1,967 students ages six and under were suspended from Connecticut schools last year. The state admitted that number is actually higher, but some numbers cannot be released because of […]
DLCEO On this PODCAST, I talk about a survey conducted by CEO magazine, that ranks Connecticut sixth from the bottom as a state in which to conduct business. The numbers are grim, as CEOs state Connecticut is overtaxed and over-regulated.
You have to love the USA Today story about the Top 10 worst traffic areas in the United States. Bridgeport comes in at number 6, while Hartford is nowhere to be found. Yet, who got the taxpayer funded busway? You guessed it, Hartford. The project, which could cost taxpayers $1 billion, when all is said […]
What do Connecticut and California have in common? Well, it’s not palm trees. But both states are deep blue, and when it comes to government policy, if history is any indication, what happens in California usually follows in Connecticut. Thus the question must be asked, how soon before Connecticut taxpayers start paying for “free” condoms […]
Typical overreaching by government is once again on display in Connecticut. Earlier this month, the Connecticut General Assembly passed unneeded gun control legislation in the wake of Newtown. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed the bill amid much hoopla, on the eve of a visit by President Barack Obama to the Nutmeg State. So now the […]
Even though Connecticut U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy suffered a major defeat, when gun control legislation was rejected by the Senate, the two joined-at-the-hip senators are not giving up. The pair said Friday they will lobby senators who were close to voting for the measure. The bill would have mandated background checks and […]
Connecticut Sen. Rob Kane, R-32nd District, says Republicans should have a seat at the Connecticut state budget negotiations with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Democratic leaders of the General Assembly. The senator was a guest on my radio show. Click on icon to listen to Podcast.
First, this should not take anything away from the tragedy in Newtown. But I always believed the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was not a gun control issue. Apparently most Americans agree. According to a new Gallup Poll, only 4% of Americans view guns and gun control as the most important issue facing these […]