The Wheelhouse: Dog Days of the Campaign Season

Low turnout is expected in next week's primary. What impact will that have on the results?
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We’re less than a week away from the Republican primary and the airwaves are filling up with more and more ads. But turnout is expected to be very low. Today is also the deadline for third party candidates Joe Visconti and Jonathan Pelto to submit their petitions to get on the November ballot.

We'll also discuss a controversial decision by the mayor of...yes, East Haven.


  • Colin McEnroe - Host of The Colin McEnroe Show on WNPR
  • Christopher Keating - Capitol bureau chief for the Hartford Courant
  • Christine Stuart - Editor of CTNewsJunkie
  • Neil Vigdor - State political reporter for Hearst Connecticut Media
  • Evan Lips - Reporter for the New Haven Register