The President is in a heated back and forth with Senator John McCain, about comments McCain made at an event Monday night -- warning the United States against turning toward "half-baked, spurious nationalism." Trump's also getting pushback for not reaching out sooner to the families of soldiers who died in a recent attack in Niger.
In Connecticut, the budget stalemate drags on. Governor Malloy came up with a "lean, no-frills, no-nonsense" budget that both parties and the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities have concerns about. Municipal elections are happening in West Haven, Norwalk, and New Britain, among other towns. And the gubernatorial candidates are too many to count.
- Colin McEnroe - Host of WNPR's Colin McEnroe Show
- Susan Bigelow - Contributor at CTNewsJunkie.com
- Mark Pazniokas - Capitol Bureau Chief at the Connecticut Mirror