Panic Over Conn. Budget Numbers Unwarranted

Stressed business man  with two telephones is cryoing in office

If you would like to receive The Hanging Shad right in you email inbox, just send your e-addy to  You can follow The Hanging Shad on Twitter @TheHangingShad . News that the state budget is currently on course to be in the red for this budget year and severely so in the next has […]

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Roy O. Staying Put at Global; Will Advise Malloy Informally


The architect of Gov. Dan Malloy’s two election victories won’t be joining with the administration as he did after the first victory in 2010. Roy Occhiogrosso will be staying with Global Strategy Group, a communications, public relations and polling consulting group. Occhiogrosso joined Global in Jaunary of 2013 after acting as senior advisor to then-Mayor […]

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Klarides: ‘I’ll do Things My Way’


State Rep. Themis Klarides made history when her colleagues chose her as the first female state House Minority Leader in state history. Now she is making it clear that she will put her own mark on her caucus in the 2015 session. Among the issues she’ll be watching closely is the potential effort to expand […]

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