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McMahon: The Epitome of Attempting to Buy a US Senate Seat

Back in April, when The Shad was asked by some reporter friends what I thought of Linda McMahon making another run for the US Senate, I said, “In for $50 million, in for $100 million.” I was only half joking, referring to McMahon’s $50 million-plus losing campaign against Democrat Richard Blumenthal in 2010 and the chances that she wouldn’t hesitate to drop that much and more in her latest effort. Now we know that’s the case. With a little more than a week to go, the Republican nominee is shamelessly engaged in a spending spree that has become the epitome of attempting to simply buy the US Senate seat.

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Rep. Vincent Candelora Shares his Frustration with Debit Card Tax Refunds

It seems no one we voted for in the General Assembly is happy with this idea of debit cards for tax refund. No Democrats; No Republicans. Will JP Morgan Chase will get some personal information on all of us, without our authorization? The problem trying to be solved is the 67% of unclaimed tax refundContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OnTheHORN.com | CTNewsJunkie | Economist Cancels, But The Summit Goes On

The economist that seems to be on every politicians speed dial won’t be attending Thursday’s “Economic Summit” at the Connecticut Convention Center. Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody’s Analytics, has been called to Washington D.C. to testify before Congress as President Obama’s jobs plan seems to have finally met Republican opposition in less than aContinue Reading