Greenwich’s John Blankley announces run for state treasurer

Democrat John Blankley, a top CFO and Connecticut business owner, and Greenwich resident for 35 years, announced today that he is running for Connecticut State Treasurer. After nearly a year speaking with residents across the State and raising funds for Connecticut’s Citizens’ Election Program, Blankley released the following statement:   “When my family came to America 35 years ago, as … read more

State legislators, transit riders turn out against train and bus fare hikes

  “If I spend foolishly, I don’t get just go to someone else and say I need money.” This was the complaint of Stamford’s Alison Tosches, who has been a bus rider since junior high school and a resident since 1963. She stood strongly against the proposed fare hikes at a Connecticut Department of Transportation public hearing on Sept. 14. … read more

CT Pulse: State Rep. Shaban, top news and rejected cartoons

CT Pulse, a show on politics, what’s trending in the Constitution state and more, airs Wednesdays at 12:30. Watch it on demand later, or see this week’s show below:   CT Pulse is hosted by Kate Czaplinski and Josh Fisher. Our guest this week is state Rep. John Shaban who is in his third term representing the 135th General Assembly District, … read more