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Does Joe Lieberman Have a Chance in 2012?new

Reading the tea leaves on Joe Lieberman’s influence and future.
New Haven Advocate  |  Gregory B. Hladky  |  11-09-2010  |  Politics

Joe Lieberman, Connecticut's Surprising Occasional Liberal in Washingtonnew

There's a Connecticut guy in Congress who's taking the lead on extending benefits to same-sex partners of 30,000 federal employees, gets a 100-percent rating from abortion rights groups and has an environmental record that's a tree-hugger's dream. He's Joe Liebrman.
New Haven Advocate  |  Gregory B. Hladky  |  01-05-2010  |  Commentary

All Eyes on Joe Liebermannew

Jumpin' Joe Lieberman has once again managed to freak out Connecticut Democrats of nearly every persuasion. Left-wingers are firing rockets into the blogosphere, some longtime Lieberman loyalists are sadly shaking their heads, and establishment types are seething at what Joe may be doing to his old buddy Chris Dodd's reelection chances.
New Haven Advocate  |  Gregory B. Hladky  |  11-10-2009  |  Politics

As 2010 Senate Race Draws Near, the Health Care Debate Reminds Us Why Primaries Matternew

Joe Lieberman might have veto power over health reform. Establishment Democrats might remember that when they support Arlen Specter over progressive challenger Joe Sestak in 2010.
Philadelphia Weekly  |  Brendan Skwire  |  10-19-2009  |  Commentary

The Connecticut For Lieberman Party Seeks to Transcend Joe Liebermannew

The party's mutation has left some of Lieberman's harshest Democratic critics frustrated and worried about what the new party might do to the re-election chances of Connecticut's other Democratic U.S. Senator, Chris Dodd.
New Haven Advocate  |  Gregory B. Hladky  |  10-06-2009  |  Politics

Connecticut Dems Can't Bring Themselves to Formally Punish Liebermannew

Democrats debated loudly last week whether Lieberman should be formally censured or simply rebuked in a letter signed by the party. The whole thing felt like a marriage therapy session gone wrong, with Lieberman as cheating husband and party leaders as spurned spouses.
New Haven Advocate  |  Andy Bromage  |  12-30-2008  |  Politics

Forget Lieberman -- The Dems Should Boot John Dingellnew

The octogenarian Democratic Congress member from Michigan whom the netroots should really be after; he's the guy who should be ousted from his post chair of the powerful House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
San Diego CityBeat  |  Editorial  |  11-19-2008  |  Commentary

Joe vs. Joe: Which Lieberman Will Emerge from Election '08?new

Lieberman met behind closed doors with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid last week to discuss his future, and emerged to tell reporters he's considering his "options." Here's what Dems and politics watchers are saying about the Lieberman conundrum.
New Haven Advocate  |  Andy Bromage  |  11-18-2008  |  Politics

Lieberman: Hadassah Flushed, Not Menew

A sitting Senator blames his wife for an on-air toilet flush. Hey Joe, everybody poops.
New Haven Advocate  |  Rachel Slajda  |  08-12-2008  |  Politics

Remounting Ned Lamontnew

Is Lamont's re-emergence tied to a possible 2010 run?
New Haven Advocate  |  Freda Moon  |  08-28-2007  |  Politics

Both Sides Nownew

Joe Lieberman is riding his support for Bush to a likely victory.
New Haven Advocate  |  Joshua Mamis  |  10-31-2006  |  Politics

Where Will Joe Stand?new

Should he win in November, Lieberman and the Democrats will have strong incentives to overlook their differences.
Fairfield County Weekly  |  Meir Rinde  |  10-19-2006  |  Politics

Patriot Gamesnew

Back from the war zone, veterans redeploy themselves into Connecticut's red-hot Senate race.
New Haven Advocate  |  Casey Miner and Andy Bromage  |  10-02-2006  |  Politics

What Price Moderate?new

After the Connecticut primary, we will know whether that state's Democrats think it is more important to preserve the influence that comes with a senior senator, or to stand up for the founding principles of this country.
San Antonio Current  |  Elaine Wolff  |  08-02-2006  |  Politics

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