Ned Lamont on the Ballot
I didn't mention it last week, but Ned Lamont received twice the number of delegates necessary to be placed on the ballot against Lieberman this August. This exceeded all expectations and it a very bad sign for Joe.
When Ned Lamont captured a staggering third of the 1,509 votes cast Friday, the green challenger's handlers were the most surprised camp in Hartford's Expo Center. The Lamont campaign got a late start this past winter and wondered as recently as a week ago if it would reach the 15 percent threshold required to get on the ballot without resorting to the laborious petition alternative. In the end, Lamont showed support across the state