Shaban, former GOP state rep, to run for attorney general

Former Republican state Rep. John Shaban announced Tuesday his intention to form a candidate committee to run for Connecticut attorney general. Shaban will be filing paperwork with the State Elections Enforcement Commission, and has already spoken with most of the Republican gubernatorial candidates and the Republican Attorneys General Association about his plans. “Connecticut’s economy continues to underperform, starving our citizens … read more

Shaban talks gun control, campaigning in unusual year

This week, State Rep. John Shaban, who is running for U.S. Congress in Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District joins hosts Kate Czaplinski and Josh Fisher to talk campaigning in an unusual election year and his response to national gun control debate. Watch the show below: Shaban, who is challenging Congressman Jim Himes, gives his take on the Congressman’s response to the … read more

Those who report threats are now protected, thanks to Reddingite

When 17-year old Sara Capella was a Freshman at Joel Barlow High School, she overheard another student making unnerving remarks and, as would be expected, she reported the student to school administrators. Her mother was shocked, then, when lawsuit paperwork started showing up in her mailbox months later. “A couple of months went by, and all of a sudden we’re … read more