Election of new state representative comes with a price for his students

Election of new state representative comes with a price for his students

The win by Bobby Gibson in the special election for the 15th District Assembly seat in Connecticut, comes with a price for his students. When Gibson is at the state legislature, the Bloomfield public school teacher will need to be replaced by a substitute teacher. On Thursday’s CT On The Hill, host Dan Lovallo will…

Republican gubernatorial debate turns nasty

Republican gubernatorial debate turns nasty

A Republican Party gubernatorial debate turned nasty on Wednesday night in Hebron.  On Friday’s Brad & Dan Show, Christine Stuart of CT News Junkie, the debate’s moderator, will talk about the debate and other campaign-related stories. Rain and plenty of it is in the forecast.  What’s next?  Award-winning meteorologist Art Horn will provide a short…

Duff wants to create transportation authority

Duff wants to create transportation authority

In the wake of Connecticut’s transportation fund shortfall, Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, wants to create a transportation authority.  Is this a good idea? On Friday’s CT On The Hill, Dan Lovallo will explain the concept. Plus your calls at 888-574-2723. CT On The Hill starts at 9 a.m.

IRS says tax relief on the way for cracked foundation homeowners

IRS says tax relief on the way for cracked foundation homeowners

Tax relief will be on the way for homeowners with cracked foundations, according to the IRS.  On Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show, Len Besthoff of the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters will explain. Simon Owen and Eben Brown join the program from FOX News, plus Chris Radlicz from the Catholic Families Cemeteries Association pays a visit. As…

Boughton announces, will Bronin?

Boughton announces, will Bronin?

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton has announced he is a candidate for the Republican Party gubernatorial nomination in Connecticut.  On Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show, Boughton will explain why he is running for the state’s highest office. Also joining Brad & Dan will be Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin in his monthly appearance.  Bronin, by the way,…

Connecticut could be next

Connecticut could be next

In an effort to generate more revenue, Pennsylvania has launched a massive expansion of its gaming industry.  Soon, people in that state will be able to bet at truck stops and online at home.  As soon as the spring, they can download an “ilottery” app that will enable them to play the lottery on their…

Governor nominates McDonald to be next Chief Justice

Governor nominates McDonald to be next Chief Justice

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has nominated Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Andrew McDonald to be the next chief justice of the court.  On Tuesday’s CT On The Hill, host Dan Lovallo will discuss the selection, including the history between Malloy and McDonald, dating back to their Stamford days. Plus your calls at 888-574-2723. CT On…

Lembo explains windfall and Rennie handicaps race

Lembo explains windfall and Rennie handicaps race

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has announced that the state has received $900 million in unanticipated income tax revenue.  For a financially-challenged state, it’s like winning Powerball.  Or is it?  On Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show, state comptroller Kevin Lembo will explain what the $900 million means. The governor’s race is heating up and the…

Brad & Dan podcast- Dec. 21, 2017: Kane explains how auditors found misuse of funds

Brad & Dan podcast- Dec. 21, 2017: Kane explains how auditors found misuse of funds

Auditors have found that the administration of the Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury, CT improperly used funds intended for students’ textbook scholarships to buy gift cards for employee recognition awards. In an interview with Dan Lovallo and Brad Davis, Connecticut Republican auditor Rob Kane explained what their investigation discovered. Photo credit: scyther5/iStock/Getty Images Plus

Wrapping up Toys for Tots

Wrapping up Toys for Tots

Brad & Dan take their Friday show on the road, broadcasting at Effie’s Place Family Restaurant on 91 Park Rd. in West Hartford. It’s the wrap up to Kaman Corporation’s “Brad’s Toys for Tots Tour.” A plethora of guests and listeners will be on this special broadcast. As always, Brad & Dan will have updates…