CT Atty General Jepsen speaking to Darien LWV

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CT Attorney General George Jepsen spoke at the LWV Darien 11-16-2016 meeting on the impact of the recent lower court trial ruling "CT Coalition for Justice in Education Funding (CCJEF) vs Rell". To review a recording of the program, please click here.

LWVCT Fall Conference, October 2016

"Follow the Money: Money in Politics in CT." The 2016 Fall Conference, second session in Hartford. How much of an influence does "dark money" have on the politics of CT? Where does this money come from? How does the Citizen's Election Program in CT push back? Is "dark money" a problem? How does the "Citizens United" decision play into the equation? How can voters track the flow of money? Please watch the video below and join our knowledgeable panel to explore this important topic.

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Book discussion with Jeff Greenfield, author of “If Kennedy Lived”

October 29, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

$10

The Darien LWV is excited to host political and cultural author Jeff Greenfield, discussing his new book “If Kennedy Lived”. The program is sponsored in conjunction with Barrett Books of Darien and will be held at the Community Association (DCA), 274 Middlesex Road on Tuesday, October 29th 7:00 PM -9:30 PM, Tickets at $10, can be purchased at Barrett Books 314 Heights Road, at Darien LWV events or at the door. The event is open to the public.

Book Summary – What if JFK were not killed that fateful day? How would that have affected the 1964 election, the Vietnam War, Civil Rights, the Cold War? The answers Jeff Greenfield provides and the scenarios he develops are startlingly realistic, rich in detail, shocking in their projections but always deeply, remarkably plausible.
Author Biography – Jeff Greenfield has over 30 years experience as a political, media and culture reporter. He has done celebrated work for ABC, CBS, CNN and PBS and is both a print and on-line news journalist. He is the recipient of four Emmy awards for reporting on South Africa and profiles of Ross Perot and Robert Kennedy. He is the author or co-author of twelve books and has written for Time Magazine, The New York Times and Slate Magazine. His book “Then Everything Changed – Stunning Alternative Histories of American Politics” was a finalist for the 2011 Sidewise Award for Alternate History.

 

Details

Date:
October 29, 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$10

Venue

Community Association (DCA)
274 Middlesex Road
Darien, CT United States