By Jordan Fenster Register Staff Elizabeth Esty responded Tuesday to an old clip of her speaking at a Cheshire Town Council meeting in which she says that if residents who did not have students enrolled in the town’s public schools … Continue reading
We put together a slideshow on attack ads in the 5th District Primary race. Check it out below. All the links are active and the videos are live, so feel free to watch or click.
By Matt DeRienzo, Staff Reporter Mark Greenberg‘s 5th District Congress campaign is criticizing a last-minute TV ad paid for by Republican primary rival Lisa Wilson-Foley. The ad criticizes Greenberg for having had liens against one of his real estate developments, … Continue reading
Lies, low-blows, questionable ethics and outright violations of the law have distinguished the campaign for Connecticut’s 5th District Congress seat this year. And just when you think it can’t get any worse, someone stoops to a new low. The latest … Continue reading
The latest ad from New Directions for America, a super PAC in support of Dan Roberti, focuses attention on opponent Elizabeth Esty.
By Jordan Fenster, Staff Reporter A month ago, Dan Roberti was an unknown also-ran in the race for Connecticut’s 5th District Congress seat, and one poll showed him trailing fellow Democrats Chris Donovan and Elizabeth Esty with only 12 percent … Continue reading
Who is Lisa Wilson Foley? from Andrew Roraback for Congress on Vimeo.
After staying positive in the final two debates before the Aug. 14 primary for Connecticut’s 5th District seat, Mark Greenberg is on the air with a TV ad attacking fellow Republicans Lisa Wilson-Foley and Andrew Roraback.
By Jordan Fenster, Staff Reporter A “Super PAC” supporting 5th District Congress candidate Dan Roberti is keeping the list of its donors secret until after the Aug. 14 primary election. According to documents filed with the Federal Elections Commission, New … Continue reading
By Jordan Fenster, Staff Reporter Republican Andrew Roraback has filed his final report with the Federal Elections Commission before the primary, showing $36,000 raised between July 1 and July 25. That brings Roraback’s total raised over the course of the … Continue reading
Andrew Roraback is up with the first TV ad of his 5th District Congress campaign. It touts his endorsement by the Republican State Convention, his record as a fiscal conservative in the Connecticut State Senate, his opposition to the New … Continue reading
In his first television ad, 5th District congressional candidate Chris Donovan touts his record of “leading the fight to clean up elections.” The ad is to begin airing on stations in the 5th District on Tuesday, the campaign said in a statement. The … Continue reading
By Jordan Fenster, Staff Reporter The Chris Donovan campaign has gone into attack mode, responding to Elizabeth Esty’s first television ad saying that Esty, as a state legislator, tried to “protect millionaires on the backs of seniors and children.” In … Continue reading
Democrat Elizabeth Esty is hitting the airwaves in her bid for Connecticut’s 5th District Congress seat. It’s likely to be the first of many TV ads from Esty, who has raised more than $1.5 million so far in her campaign, … Continue reading
Among Democratic candidate Dan Roberti’s disbursements in his April report to the FEC is a $661 payment to Arlington, Va.-based Putnam Partners, for “Consulting – Media Services.” Putnam was the firm responsible for President Barack Obama’s 30-minute advertisement on the … Continue reading
Lisa Wilson-Foley is running television and radio ads in her race for the Republican nomination for Connecticut’s 5th District Congress seat. Senior campaign advisor Chris Healy said the ads started running on Wednesday and should blanket the 5th District. The … Continue reading