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

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