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Acting New Jersey Attorney General John Hoffman. (credit: Office of the Attorney General)

N.J. AG, Division of Civil Rights Help Wheelchair-bound Boy Secure Tickets To WWE Event

Chant Brennan Macleod turned to acting state Attorney General John Hoffman and the Division of Civil Rights after he had trouble getting tickets to a WWE wrestling event at the Prudential Center.

12/23/2013

Governor Chris Christie and Vince McMahon (Photo by Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images)

WWE Joining With Bloomberg, Christie To Launch ‘Superstars For Sandy Relief’

WWE is joining with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Hollywood celebrities and professional athletes to launch Superstars for Sandy Relief.

03/25/2013

Rep. Chris Murphy and Linda McMahon (credit: Murphy Campaign, McMahon Campaign)

CBS: Murphy Defeats McMahon In Testy Race For U.S. Senate In Connecticut

County results and exit polling showed Murphy with 65 percent of the vote, compared with 34 percent for McMahon.

11/06/2012

Gov. Chris Christie campaigns with Connecticut Senate candidate Linda McMahon Oct. 22, 2012 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Campaigns With Linda McMahon In Close Connecticut Senate Race

The Stamford rally was Christie’s first of three campaign appearances with McMahon, who is in a battle with Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy for the Senate seat being vacated by the retiring Joe Lieberman.

10/22/2012

Rep. Chris Murphy and Linda McMahon (credits: Chris Murphy for Senate, Linda McMahon for Senate 2012)

Eye On Politics: Interviews With Connecticut U.S. Senate Candidates

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6 and if you live in Connecticut, you have to pick a new U.S. Senator.

10/08/2012

Linda McMahon (file / credit: Linda McMahon For Senate 2012)

Linda McMahon To Repay Creditors In 1976 Bankruptcy

McMahon, a Republican, has used the narrative of rising out of bankruptcy to become the successful CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment as a part of her campaign.

09/21/2012

Republicans Chris Shays and Linda McMahon (Credit:  Alex Wong/Newsmakers and Abigail Pheiffer-Pool/Getty Images)

Connecticut U.S. Senate Focus: The Republicans

Two Democrats and two Republicans will compete in next Tuesday’s Connecticut primaries, in the hopes of securing their respective party’s nomination for the chance to fill the Senate seat of Joe Lieberman (D), who is retiring.

08/10/2012

Linda McMahon campaigns in Vernon, CT - Nov 1, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Linda McMahon Officially Launches New Bid For U.S. Senate From Connecticut

Former wrestling executive Linda McMahon has made it official, announcing her plans to seek for a second time the Republican endorsement for Connecticut’s U.S. Senate seat.

09/20/2011

Chris Shays (file / credit: AP)

Report: Connecticut’s Chris Shays Moves Closer To U.S. Senate Run

It was a bitter defeat when Republican Rep. Chris Shays lost his Congressional seat in Fairfield County to Democrat Jim Himes during the 2008 Obama sweep.

08/10/2011

Richard Blumenthal campaigns in Middletown, CT - Nov 1, 2010 - AP Photo/Stephan Savoia and Linda McMahon is seen after voting in Greenwich, CT - Nov 2, 2010 - AP Photo/Charles Krupa

Blumenthal Takes Out McMahon In Conn. Senate Battle

Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal was elected to the Senate on Tuesday in a bruising cage-fight of a campaign against pro wrestling mogul Linda McMahon, extending the Democrats’ hold on the seat.

11/02/2010

Linda McMahon (Photo by Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Conn. Wrestling Fans: We’re No Lock For McMahon

Connecticut fans of World Wrestling Entertainment say Republican U.S. Senate candidate Linda McMahon’s ties to the company won’t guarantee their votes on Election Day.

10/30/2010

A voting machine is seen in Oakville, CT - Aug 8, 2006 - Photo: Bob Falcetti/Getty Images

Expect Wrestling Swag At The Polls In Connecticut

The WWE will be giving away goodies near voting booths on Tuesday for the Connecticut elections.

10/29/2010

Linda McMahon campaigns in Waterbury, CT - Oct 23, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Are You Allowed To Wear WWE Garb At The Polls?

WWE CEO Vince McMahon filed a federal lawsuit seeking to stop local election workers from asking WWE fans to cover up their wrestling garb at the polls.

10/27/2010

Linda McMahon (Photo by Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Wrestler’s Dad Slams McMahon In Conn. Senate Race

The father of a wrestler who killed himself and his family is asking voters to reject Republican Linda McMahon, the former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO.

10/25/2010

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon appears in a video for the "Stand Up for WWE" campaign - Credit: World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.

New Allegations Against McMahon, WWE In Senate Race

Connecticut’s Democrats say the Linda McMahon $50-million attack machine is bringing in corporate reinforcements.

10/21/2010

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