Another Name in the 5th. Newsman Thinking About Making News.
It bears repeating that Connecticut does not often see an open congressional seat. With no clear favorite in either party, names are flying about for each major party nomination. Today a new name lands–or hovers–for the Democrats.
CNBC reporter and former WVIT morning news anchor Brian Shactman is said to be nosing around to get the lay of the land among Democrats in the crowded 5th. Shactman has maintained ties in Connecticut while making his ascent to national broadcasting.