CT Essential Politics – Tuesday 04.17.12

Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs

Red-Light Cams Clears Finance Panel – Hugh McQuaid, CTNJ
Bill Is A ‘Work In Progress’ – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror
Mayor Urges Passage - Lennie Grimaldi, Only In Bridgeport
Red-Light Cams: Another New Tax – Chris Fountain
Same Committee Approves Sunday Sales – C. Keating, Courant
Malloy Battles Defiant Fuel-Tank Board –
K. Phaneuf, CT Mirror
Unions Battle The Powerful – Apruzzese & Levine, Courant
Ed Reform Forecast: More Heat Than Light – R. Green, Courant
Ed Reform Almost A Reality – Ned Lamont, Greenwich Time
Taxes Build Our State And Nation – Wade Gibson, CTNJ
Surprise: Roraback’s Poll Shows Him The Favorite – CT05
Esty Leads Dems And GOPers In Fundraising – CT05
Rowland Involved With Wilson-Foley Camp – Kevin Rennie
Will He Disclose It On His Radio Show? – Patrick Scully
Murphy, Shays, Tong Release Tax Returns – B. Lockhart, Hearst
Bishops Disleased With Dem Sen. Candidates – Dennis House
3 Debates Down, Where Do They Go Now? – Patrick Scully
Deft Penalty (cartoon) – Matt Davies, Hearst
Dan Esty Talks Conservation, Energy With Paper – News Times
UConn Law Library ‘An Inferno’ – Above The Law

Editorials

Tax Reform Is Badly Needed – Norwich Bulletin
State Tolerates Unequal Justice – The Day
Big Raises At City Hall? Why Now? – Courant

Video/Audio Feed

Face The State: Democratic Senate hopefuls debate Sunday on Face the State.
FOX-CT: Jan Carabeo reports on a hearing Monday on whether or not the state will allow cameras at red lights to be used.
The Real Story: The Charter School Appeal For Fair Funding >> Laurie Perez interviews Liz Cox, school director of Common Ground High School in New Haven; Taryn Perry, a Jumoke Academy parent and board member.
WTNH-News8: The state of Connecticut and Attorney General George Jepsen are moving to slam the door closed on a big legal fight in that chimp attack in Stamford that left a woman horribly disfigured.
MSNBC: Rachel Maddow Show >> Gov. Malloy makes an appearance Thursday evening to talk about efforts to repeal the death penalty in Connecticut.
The Real Story: Laurie Perez interviews Hartford attorney Proloy Das of Rome McGuigan about the U.S. Supreme Court’s consideration of the constitutionality of Obamacare.

Sunday Talk Show Line-up
Duby McDowell – The Laurel

This Week on Where We Live
John Dankosky – WNPR

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