Mayor of not-so-boring Delray Beach joins Brad & Dan

Mayor of not-so-boring Delray Beach joins Brad & Dan

When Connecticut Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate Ned Lamont answered “Look, Delray on a Thursday night is pretty boring,” to a question put to him by “Face the State’s” Dennis House, the comment made its way to Florida.  On Friday’s Brad & Dan Show, the mayor of Delray Beach, Fl., Cary Glickstein, will talk about his…

Casino battle shaping up in legislature?

Casino battle shaping up in legislature?

Next week, Bridgeport lawmakers will hold a joint news conference with MGM officials to announce legislation that will be proposed for the upcoming General Assembly session.  The bill will raise the stakes on MGM’s plan to build a $675 million casino in Bridgeport, putting it at odds with the tribal-owned casinos in the state.  On…

Harris is in and why Hartford matters

Harris is in and why Hartford matters

Former Commissioner of the Department of Consumer Protection, Jonathan Harris, wants to be Connecticut’s next governor.  On Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show, Harris will explain why, as he joins Brad Davis and Paul Pacelli, filling in for Dan Lovallo. The Hartford Studies Public Lecture Series launches a new year, and Bill Hosley will talk about…

Griebel running to unify

Griebel running to unify

Oz Griebel, a Republican, is running for governor of Connecticut as an independent candidate.  His running mate is Democrat Monte Frank.  Griebel says his goal is one of unity.  On Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show, Griebel will talk about his gubernatorial campaign. The U.S. is requiring enhanced cargo screening from the Middle Eastern airports.  FOX…

What next on government shutdown?

What next on government shutdown?

Will the government shutdown continue into Monday.  On Monday’s Brad & Dan Show, we’ll get the latest from Washington, D.C. with McClatchy Newspapers’ David Lightman. New legislation on grandparents’ rights is expected to be introduced, when the Connecticut General Assembly convenes, and Emidio Cerasale, Connecticut Chapter Director of the Grandparents’ Rights Association of the USA…

Reaction over losing Amazon

Reaction over losing Amazon

Connecticut did not make the list of finalists for the location of Amazon’s second headquarters.  On Friday’s Brad & Dan Show, state Sen. Toni Boucher will provide reaction. The Boston Red Sox are spending a weekend in Connecticut.  Red Sox GMO Alan Grossman will provide Brad & Dan with an update. The ice blocks on…

Seniors could face ramifications over Malloy veto

Seniors could face ramifications over Malloy veto

Could Connecticut Seniors on the Medicare Savings Plan face ramifications, now that Gov. Malloy has vetoed amendments to the bill passed by the General Assembly?  On Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show, state Sen. Kevin Kelly, R-21st District will explain.  Sen. Kelly is co-chair of the committees on Aging and Insurance. What’s the latest on the…

Rep. Ziobron talks everything from marijuana to tolls

Rep. Ziobron talks everything from marijuana to tolls

Connecticut State Rep. Melissa Ziobron, third term Republican from the 34th District, is a fiscal conservative who wants to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. On Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show, the Assistant Minority Leader will talk about numerous issues, including tolls, three weeks before the legislature convenes. Also, Connecticut Commissioner of the Department of Consumer…

Where does MTAC stand on tolls?

Where does MTAC stand on tolls?

Where does the Motor Transport Association of Connecticut stand on tolls?  On Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show, Joe Sculley, president of the association will give the MTAC’s viewpoint. Republican gubernatorial candidate Prasad Srinivasan will pay a visit and Yvonne Renee Davis, foreign policy expert, will analyze the USA’s foreign relations, in the aftermath of President…

Did Trump say what he said he didn’t say?

Did Trump say what he said he didn’t say?

President Trump is denying he said what was reported at a meeting with lawmakers about Haiti and Africa.  What is the truth? On Monday’s Brad & Dan Show, David Lightman of McClatchy Newspapers and Leslie Sorrell, political strategist, will comment on the latest controversy surrounding the Trump administration. Meanwhile, Senate Republican President Len Fasano is…