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Lowell Weicker

Ex-GOP Senator: Republicans 'Can't Even Come To Grips With Reality In America Today'

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

Lowell Weicker, a Republican who has served in both the U.S. House and Senate, revealed his seasoned views on American politics in an interview with J...

You Can't Get What You Want ('Til You Know What You Want)

D. R. Tucker | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics
D. R. Tucker

You know, maybe if Gabriel Gomez had hired Josh Barro as a campaign advisor, he would have been more competitive in his U.S. Senate race in Massachusetts against Edward Markey.

Demands of Aid to Religion Endanger Schools, Anger Moderates

Hans Johnson | Posted 10.12.2011 | Education
Hans Johnson

Efforts by Rick Perry and others to undo the separation of church and state, meant to appeal to religious conservatives, are alienating a potentially large group of moderate voters who often have a decisive role in elections in presidential years.

Why Local Is the New Global

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marian Salzman

No one is excited about globalization anymore. Trends in everything from social networking to environmental awareness and foodie culture have exponentially increased our interest in all things local.

Sam Stein

Lowell Weicker, Lieberman's First GOP Opponent, Touts Government-Run Insurance | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One dominant feature of the story of Sen. Joseph Lieberman's role in the current health care debate is the regret felt by some Connecticut voters who ...

Connecticut's Nutty and Spicy Senatorial History

J. Bradley Jansen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
J. Bradley Jansen

Without descending into the Washington parlor game of conventional wisdom about Sen. Dodd's announcement signifies for the horse race of who's up and who's down, I would like to reflect on the matter.

Smack Down on Education: WWE's McMahon Nominated for CT State Board of Education

Mary Ann West | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mary Ann West

In the you can't make this stuff up category, Connecticut's Governor Jody Rell has nominated WWE's CEO Linda McMahon to the 11-member state Board of Education.