Category Archives: Weekend Update

Opposing Trump, GOP Agenda: Hartford, New Britain Part Of Historic Women’s March For Equality, Economic Justice

By John McNamara [Photos by Frank Gerratana] The Women’s March on Washington the day after the inauguration of Donald Trump spawned marches from Augusta, Maine to Anchorage Alaska. Millions of people, connected by the same social media so deftly and … Continue reading

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Senator Murphy Campaigns In New Britain For Esty, Legislative Candidates; Says Efforts To Curb Gun Violence Are Gaining Support

U.S, Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) spent part of Sunday before the election in the 5th Congressional District and in New Britain campaigning for his successor, US Rep. Elizabeth Esty, and the city’s state legislative delegation. Murphy, who has been crisscrossing … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: DTC September Meeting Is Thursday 9/15….Casino Night 9/24….Women’s Brunch 9/25…5 Ways To Help Elect Row A

DTC Meeting Is Thursday September 15th: ┬áCharter Referenda, Watershed Issues , School Construction To Be Discussed The Democratic Town Committee will hold its September meeting on Thursday, September 15th at 7 p.m. at the Pulaski Democratic Club, 89 Grove Street. … Continue reading

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