Bill Finch

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch (file / credit: Bill Finch on Facebook)

Bridgeport Mayor Enraged By Crossfire Shooting Of 3-Year-Old

The little girl was shot in the buttocks just before 5:30 p.m. Monday. Police said she was caught in the crossfire as rival gangs shot their way out of a corner grocery store.

05/01/2012

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch (file / credit: Bill Finch on Facebook)

Bridgeport Mayor Says Tax Hike Necessary To Save Schools

After holding the line on taxes for three years mayor, Mayor Bill Finch says there is no choice now but to raise taxes.

04/03/2012

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Malloy Hits The Road To Promote Education Reform Ideas

A day after delivering his State of the State address, Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy is hitting the road to promote his education reform ideas. Under the governor’s plan, another $128 million on education.

02/09/2012

Bill Finch and Mary-Jane Foster (credits: Bill Finch for Mayor, Foster for Bridgeport 2011)

Voters Head To The Polls As Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch Faces Primary Challenge

Mayor Bill Finch is challenged by Mary-Jane Foster, a co-founder of the Bridgeport Bluefish baseball team and a vice president of the University of Bridgeport.

09/27/2011

Admitted Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad (credit: AP)

Fairfield County Sees Cut In Homeland Security Funding

$4 million has already been spent on a communication system designed to allow emergency responders to speak with each other on the same frequency. $2 million is needed to finish it.

05/25/2011

Elections technician Yolanda Santiago looks at returns at the Connecticut Secretary of the State's Office - Hartford, CT - Nov 5, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Hearing Tonight On Bridgeport Ballot Shortage

It took days after the November 3 election to determine that Democrat Dan Malloy had defeated Republican Tom Foley in the Connecticut Governor’s race.

11/16/2010

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch

Bridgeport Mayor Creates Panel To Investigate Ballot Order

Bridgeport’s new claim to fame is its failure to provide ballots for its 70,000 registered voters.

11/06/2010

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