What exactly is Gov. Malloy’s strategy for getting a budget passed in the General Assembly? Some leaders adopt a policy of “divide and conquer.” For the interminably klutzy Malloy, it’s “Divide And Offend.”
In the second piece, former Sen. Chris Dodd’s position as chief Hollywood lobbyist puts him in an awkward place in the wake of the Newtown massacre. Plus in the same column, First-term Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty makes a rookie mistake with her off-the-record meetings with public officials about gun violence.