Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s rise in the Q-Poll this week is only due to his response to the Newtown massacre, Republican Tom Foley tells Capitol Report:
“That’s his Newtown bounce.”
“Is he so out of touch that he can look at a tragedy and only see its impact through a cold, political spectrum?” responded said Democratic Party Executive Director Jonathan Harris, in a statement Sunday afternoon. “This comment was right in step with the NRA’s own disgusting observations about the so called ‘Connecticut Effect.’ Whether it’s coming from the NRA or from Tom Foley, both comments seem to view senseless tragedy as some kind of political hurdle they must overcome.”
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