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Thursday, April 28, 2016
Time: 7:49 AM

Putting the final touches on some LONG overdue updates to this 11 year old site...things will be back to FULL speed REAL soon...stay tuned!

Jeff Tomchik to run for State Rep. in the 138th

Wednesday, April 06, 2016
Time: 2:04 PM

Danbury Firefighter Jeff Tomchik has thrown his hat into the race for State Rep. in the 138th district.

Tomchik, a veteran of the city's fire department and current president of the Danbury Firefighters Local 801 union, filed papers with the State Elections Enforcement Commission on March 26th to run for State Rep in the 138th as a Democrat.

The 138th district is an open seat as Jan Geigler announced that she will not seek re-election after winning the election for City Clerk last November.

Danbury GOP school member Michael Furgeson announced his intentions to replace Geigler last month.


Dan Carter for U.S. Senate?

Sunday, March 20, 2016
Time: 9:56 AM

Hartford Courant columnist Kevin Rennie has the details.

Rennie:

State Representative Dan Carter (R-Bethel) is moving closer to seeking his party’s nomination for the U.S. Senate. A Carter candidacy would give state Republicans an alternative to the flailing mess that is the Augie Wolf campaign.

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In 2012, Carter was an early and prominent supporter of 5th Congressional District hopeful Lisa Wilson Foley. The Simsbury Republican, her husband, and former governor John Rowland were convicted of campaign finance violations.

With NO money, no real impressive resume as a member of the General Assembly, and virtually ZERO name ID on a state-wide level for the exception of...

  • having the honor of being one of the only members of the State House that supported the infamous "Birther" bill that was criticized by just about everyone...

    State Sen. Michael McLachlan, R-Danbury, submitted a bill proposal mandating U.S. presidential and vice presidential candidates provide their birth certificates for their names to be placed on the ballot.

    "You have to have a birth certificate to get a driver's license," McLachlan said. "The same should be true to become president or vice president."

    He submitted his proposal Jan. 20 after hearing several arguments about President Barack Obama's citizenship, he said. "They claim that he is not a natural-born citizen."

    [...]

    Although the argument may have started with Obama, state Rep. Dan Carter, R-Bethel, who said he is 100 percent in favor of the proposed bill, thinks citizenship verification is something that needs to be looked into.


  • being the ONLY state lawmaker that represents Newtown that voted against Gov. Malloy's gun control bill as well as...

  • being the state lawmaker from Newtown who claimed the NRA should be allowed to allowed in schools while blaming gun control advocacy groups such as Newtown Action Alliance (NAA) and Connecticut Against Gun Violence for being responsible for gun deaths...

    Ms. Whaley tweeted, “At 1:06:35 listen to @DanCarterCT say we should bring the @NRA into schools. #terrbileidea #NAA #MomsDemand.”

    Mr. Carter then responded, “@HeatherWhaley @NRA It was a bad idea. Just thought focus on safety would be good. I didn’t realize how badly the NRA would be vilified.”

    Ms. Whaley then tweeted back, “@DanCarterCT @NRA they have done it to themselves. Like this nugget of brilliance advocating more guns for the blind.”

    “@HeatherWhaley @NRA Yes they have. Both sides are against reasonable solutions, so they are all accountable for gun deaths- NRA, NAA, CAGV,” tweeted Mr. Carter.

    That tweet then prompted many responses to Mr. Carter, including a press release issued by his opponent.

    “Last night, state Rep. Dan Carter took to Twitter to make the outrageous assertion that the Newtown Action Alliance (NAA) and Connecticut Against Gun Violence were as accountable for gun deaths in this country as the National Rifle Association (NRA),” said Ms. Fay. “As the representative of part of Newtown, Rep. Carter’s assertions illustrate his poor judgment, and his lack of respect for the people of Newtown.

    “Since the Sandy Hook tragedy in 2012, the Newtown Action Alliance and Connecticut Against Gun Violence have tirelessly supported the needs of the community, and have worked to prevent dangerous policies taking hold in Connecticut. Both groups were instrumental in passing last year’s Connecticut gun safety legislation, a bill which has saved lives, and which Dan Carter voted against.”

...to say that Carter's chances in defeating Blumenthal is a long shot would be an understatement...his departure from the General Assembly means that the 2nd district would be in play although the seat is in more GOP territory than the time a last Democrat held the seat.

Stay tuned...


Get the FACTS by downloading and reading the press release/SEEC complaint against former Mayor Gene Eriquez's political action committee HatPAC

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time: 9:44 AM

Upon popular demand, and based on some rather outlandish misinformation from former Danbury Mayor and HatPAC chairman Gene Eriquez that was published in the print version of the Danbury News Times, here a copy of the State Election Enforcement Commission complaint and press release against the controversial local political action committee from Danbury Democratic Town Committee chairman Joe Walkovich

I'll have MUCH more to say regarding this matter later...


I guess this means Al Baker is no longer Chief of Police...

Friday, January 29, 2016
Time: 10:29 AM

The latest job opening at the Danbury Police Department tells the story...


SUPPORT REFUGEES!

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM

The NewsTimes has the details on this important event to be held this Saturday.

The Danbury Area Refugee Assistance is seeking to co-sponsor a refugee family who will settle in the area in the coming months. In partnership with the New-Haven based Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services, the coalition has committed to finding and furnishing an apartment for the refugees, helping the adults find jobs, registering the children in school and connecting the family to health and social services.

The fundraising dinner will take place from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at St. Ann Melkite Greek Catholic Church, 181 Clapboard Ridge Road in Danbury. The event will feature a jazz band, belly dancing, a silent auction, an open bar and other offerings. Tickets are $45 at the door.

The group, which is led by Bethel resident James Naddeo, was formed last fall and it’s still not a tax-exempt organization, so all donations are considered gifts and are not tax exempt.

[...]

For more information, email the group at danburyarearefugeeassistance@gmail.com.

Please lend your support for this important cause...


Take the $65,000 X-Mas lights down already!

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Time: 2:15 PM

I guess the mayor cares so much about his $65,000 dollar X-Mas light show so much that he wants to be like the wacky neighbor that keeps up lights all year long.

Main Street...Jan 26 2016...unreal...

#Boughtonlogic


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On September 26, 2007, ten plaintiffs filed suit in response to an arrest of aday laborers at a public park in Danbury, Connecticut. Plaintiffs amended their complaint on November 26, 2007.

The amended complaint states that plaintiffs sought to remedy the continued discriminatory and unauthorized enforcement of federal immigration laws against the Latino residents of the City of Danbury by Danbury's mayor and its police department.

Plaintiffs allege that the arrests violated their Fourth Amendment rights and the Connecticut Constitution because defendants conducted the arrests without valid warrants, in the absence of exigent circumstances, and without probable cause to believe that plaintiffs were engaged in unlawful activity. In addition, plaintiffs allege that defendants improperly stopped, detained, investigated, searched and arrested plaintiffs. Plaintiffs also allege that defendants violated their Fourteenth Amendment rights when they intentionally targeted plaintiffs, and arrested and detained them on the basis of their race, ethnicity and perceived national origin. Plaintiffs raise First Amendment, Due Process and tort claims.

Plaintiffs request declaratory relief, damages and attorneys fees.

CLICK HERE TO READ/DOWNLOAD MAYOR BOUGHTON'S DEPOSITION

CLICK HERE TO READ/DOWNLOAD MIKE McLACHLAN (then MAYOR CHIEF OF STAFF) DEPOSITION

Danbury Area Coalition for the Rights of Immigrants v.
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3:06-cv-01992-RNC ( D. Conn. )

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NEW HAVEN REGISTER: Immigrant's 2006 arrest was flawed Danbury mayor testifies

(10.05.07 (VIDEO) Boughton mislead the public about Danbury's involvement in raid

(09.18.07) Yale Law Students expose Danbury involvement in raid

(12.14.06) VIDEO: Interview with Yale Law Students at FOI presser

(12.14.06) VIDEO: Danbury 11 FOI complaint media roundup

City Clerk Jean Natale standing next to skinhead sparks outrage

(10.03.06) VIDEO: Danbury 11 rally

(09.29.06) VIDEO: Danbury 11 case deepens

Word of raid spread across the country

(09/29/06) VIDEO: Danbury 11 protest news conference

(09/29/06) Immigrant newspaper "El Canillita" gives best account of ICE day labor raid at Kennedy Park



When questioned, Boughton fails to address the issue of anti-immigrant racism in Danbury

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SERVING FOUR YEAR SENTENCE: 60 West Nursing Home Project, Rocky Hill CT (projected release Feb 2017)

TRIAL POSTINGS

Decision Day: GUILTY!

Day Ten: Moving forward

Day Nine: DNA

Day Eight: The seven trillion dollar man

Day Seven: Jury Trial

Day Six: Motions denied

Day Five: Endless subpoenas and bizarre motions to dismiss

Day Three/Four: He's competent!

Day Two: Excuses, excuses

Day One: Strange behavior, disturbing arrest warrant affidavit

McGowan arrested, charged with first-degree sexual assault


Read the full report on
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Watch Jean Natale's misleading, questionable, and outrageous testimony in front of the charter revision commission

Natale moonlighting during City Hall business hours

Republcian Common Council member claim City Clerk of being "racially motivated" in the Hispanic Center ad-hoc committee case

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Public complains that the City Clerk is never available in her office / spends most of her time in the Registrar of Voters office

City Clerk confronts and yells at her critics at City Hall

Transcript of Minority Leader Tom Saadi criticizing Jean Natale's performance.

Freedom of Informaiton ruling on a complaint filed against Jean Natale.


Elise_Deer Highlighting the disturbing mind of a hate group leader and her xenophobic followers...

Exposing lies from Marciano regarding death threat made against yours truly

VIDEO: Marcaino shows her anti-Muslim side

I'm an AMERICAN!!!!!

MORE TO COME!!!

TOM "Big(o)T BENNETT HAS ONLY HIMSELF
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