TITLE

Republicans see streaks of red in Connecticut's blue regions

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobs, Jeremy P.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Hill;4/1/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue concerning the stability of Democrats in Connecticut and indicates that Republicans have greater chances to lead in the upcoming 2010 elections.
ACCESSION #
37595794

 

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