Hell Hath No Fury...


Make text smaller Make text larger




Last year, Connecticut Senator Christopher Dodd (pictured) supported his home state colleague, Senator Joe Lieberman, in his Democratic primary race against liberal favorite Ned Lamont. When Lamont defeated Lieberman, Dodd switched his support and backed his party's nominee over the incumbent and eventual winner Lieberman.


This morning on [Meet The Press] both Lieberman and Dodd appeared, and host Tim Russert asked Lieberman if he would support Dodd's presidential ambitions in 2008. For now, Lieberman will do no such thing. Quote:


"I, very briefly, look, Iíve worked closely with Chris Dodd for 18 years.† His experience, his ability, makes him a very credible candidate for president.† I wish him well.† Iíve had a lot of politics over the last two years.† Iím staying out of the presidentóany presidential campaign for a while," said Lieberman.


Had Dodd stuck with Lieberman in the general election, is there any doubt Lieberman would have jumped to endorse his Nutmeg State colleague?


Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments



MUST READ NEWS

VIDEOS



Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Neighborhood Newsletters


MOST READ

Local News
An instrumental part
  • Sep 21, 2017
Local News
Powers looks ahead after primary win
  • Sep 20, 2017
Local News
Makeover for a West Side building
  • Sep 20, 2017
City Arts News
Taking Off the Mask
  • Sep 21, 2017
Crime Watch
Crime Watch
  • Sep 21, 2017
Local News
An instrumental part
  • Sep 21, 2017
Local News
Dishing it out at the Vendys
  • Sep 20, 2017
Local News
The big bike-lane boom
  • Sep 20, 2017
Local News
The big bike-lane boom
  • Sep 20, 2017
Local News
You go, girl
  • Sep 20, 2017

MOST COMMENTED