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NB Politicus is a weblog featuring news and commentary on politics, government and community life in New Britain, CT. John McNamara - Editor and Writer

NB Democrats Adopt State Budget Resolution: Tax Fairness Supported, Harmful Cuts Opposed

NEW BRITAIN – The Democratic Town Committee (DTC) unanimously adopted a resolution at its May 18th meeting for a “fair and just budget for all of Connecticut” as the Governor and Legislature deal with deficits and deliberate on state spending … Continue reading

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Campaign 2017: Democrats’ Nominations Committee To Interview Mayoral Candidates

The Democratic Town Committee’s (DTC) nominations committee will interview candidates for mayor this week as part of  endorsements for all municipal offices to be made in July by the 48-member DTC. The nominations committee will be holding meetings with Democrats … Continue reading

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Campaign 2017: Strong Turnout For Merrill Gay’s Mayoral Kick Off

Democrat Merrill Gay opened his campaign for Mayor on Sunday, April 23rd, to an overflow crowd at the Pride of Connecticut Elks Hall in downtown New Britain. His New Britain supporters were joined by party leaders and elected Democrats throughout … Continue reading

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Campaign 2017: Town Committee Candidate Workshop Is Saturday, April 8th at Headquarters

The Democratic Town Committee is holding a campaign workshop and discussion for candidates interested in seeking municipal office and volunteers on Saturday, April 8th, at 10 a.m.  at 19 Bassett Street headquarters. All Democrats are welcome to attend. The workshop … Continue reading

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DTC Meets Thursday 3/16 On Municipal Platform…..Regionalism Forum At CCSU March 24th….LWV, NAACP Host Showing Of “13th” March 28

Monday Briefing 13 March 2017 Thursday March 16th Meeting Features Discussion of  Platform and Priorities For Democrats New Britain Democrats will hold their March meeting on Thursday, March 16th, at New Britain City Hall, 27 West Main Street. The Democratic … Continue reading

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Bowling With Dems Friday 2-24….Vigil-Rally for ACA Saturday 2-25….Freedom Academy Focuses On Running For Office

Friday Night Out Bowling With New Britain Democrats – February 24th  New Britain Democrats’ 3rd annual Bowling Party will be held on Friday, February 24th at Newington’s Bowl-A-Rama, 2143 Berlin Turnpike from 6 to 8 p.m. The evening includes two … Continue reading

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Vigil, Rally For Affordable Care Act at Central Park Saturday, February 25th

As the Trump Administration and GOP prepare to launch an attack on affordable health care  Our Revolution — the organization inspired by the 2016 campaign of VT Senator Bernie Sanders is organizing demonstrations around the country to defend the ACA … Continue reading

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