Connecticut Bureaucrats Battle After Man Declines to Show Gun Permit

J.D. Tuccille 10/3/2014

If you need any further evidence of the stupidity of turning a right that you can exercise at will into a privilege that requires official permission and paperwork, cast your eyes on the case of Scott Lazurek and the bureaucratic battle being waged over his gun permit. In a dispute that […]

Democratic CT State Rep. Christina Ayala Arrested On 19 Voting Fraud Charges

Nickarama Weasel Zippers 9/28/2014

…State Rep. Christina “Tita” Ayala, D-Bridgeport, was arrested Friday on 19 voting fraud charges.

Ayala, 31, is accused of voting in local and state elections in districts she did not live, the Chief State’s Attorney’s Office said in a press release.

The arrest warrant affidavit also alleges Ayala provided fabricated evidence […]

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Met With Standing Ovation At Yale University

Daniel Mael Truth Revolt 9/16/2014

Despite a dishonest attempt by Yale’s Muslim Students Association to sabotage a scheduled lecture by women’s rights activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the event took place Monday evening absent of conflict. On the contrary, Hirsi Ali was met with a standing round of applause at the end of the evening.

The […]

Will gun control sink Connecticut’s Democratic governor?

Noah Rothman Hot Air 8/28/2014

Statewide elections, gubernatorial elections especially, turn on a number of issues; the local economy, transportation matters, sales and property taxes, scandals and controversies, and sometimes social issues. More often than not, a combination of these contentious matters leads to an incumbent party losing or retaining a governor’s mansion. In Connecticut, […]

CT DCF Commissioner: Pelletier ‘Circus’ About Parents, Not Justina

Beau Berman Fox News CT 8/6/2014

Justina Pelletier has been free since the middle of June.

That’s when the State of Massachusetts released the now 16-year-old West Hartford teen back to the custody of her parents, following a sixteen month custody battle. What remains unclear is exactly what led to that return after so many […]

Hartford, Conn., Holding ‘Big Bash Festival’ For Sam Colt’s 200th Birthday

Awr Hawkins Big Government 18 Jul 2014

On July 19 Hartford, Connecticut, will hold a “Big Bash Festival” in honor of firearm manufacturer Sam Colt’s 200th birthday.

There will be bands, pony rides, “family games with prizes, arts and crafts, and even a beer garden with various local beers.”

According to CTNow, event manager […]