updated Sat. February 17, 2024
Yale Daily News (blog)
April 11, 2018
Republicans, on the other hand, would gain a voice in the state's seven-person congressional delegation, which has been entirely Democratic since Republican Christopher Shays lost the 4th District in 2008. The situation in the House may bring national attention to the race, said Communications DirectorÃâÃÂ ...
April 8, 2018
Christopher Shays, a Republican who represented southwestern Connecticut from 1987 to 2008. “She really blew it. The concept of nondisclosure agreement is not anything that I'm aware that was quote unquote a requirement.” The public release of the confidential separation agreement by Esty's officeÃâÃÂ ...
April 5, 2018
Not since Christopher Shays in 2006 has a Republican won a congressional race here. Likewise, Massachusetts has elected just one Democratic governor since the days of Michael Dukakis - but there is not a single Republican in the Bay State's nine-member congressional delegation. Plenty of MidwestÃâÃÂ ...
April 4, 2018
Christopher Shays said, "I think he is the best candidate, the best American to run for president and I would love him to be our president." Governor Kasich, who focused his presidential efforts in New Hampshire, says he'll be back to speak in the Granite State in November, but his biggest supporters hopeÃâÃÂ ...
March 18, 2018
At the time of 9/11 he was working for Congressman Christopher Shays as a senior staffer and was “heavily involved” in bringing help to family members in Shays' 4th congressional district. “We created a large three-ring binder that had all sorts of information including how you file a death certificate whenÃâÃÂ ...
November 17, 2017
11_17_Shays Former Congressman Christopher Shays (R-CT) listens to a testimony at the U.S. House Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations about the health effects from the September 11 terrorist attacks in New York, September 8, 2006. Nicholas Roberts/ÃâÃÂ ...
July 18, 2017
If they do, this wealthy and truly great state could restore its reputation as it honestly and effectively confronts the constant and alarming exodus of people, capital and jobs. Christopher Shays of St. Michaels, Md., was a member of the state General Assembly from 1975 to 1987, and U.S. Representative fromÃâÃÂ ...
November 14, 2016
Elephants never forget — we're not so sure that's bad or good thing for Christopher Shays. Do Connecticut Republicans take the long view on Shays, the Yankee moderate GOP who represented Fairfield County in Congress for two decades and was once awarded the state party's highest honor?
September 19, 2016
Offending some party colleagues might help Christopher Shays build his resume for a gig in a Hillary Clinton administration. Shays was vilified by fellow Republicans for his endorsement last month of Clinton - just as he was when he voted against Bill Clinton's impeachment in 1998. But Shays, a formerÃâÃÂ ...
August 27, 2016
Connecticut Republicans moved to strip former Congressman Christopher Shays of the state party's highest honor this week in retribution for his pledge of support for Hillary Clinton against Donald Trump. GOP leaders briefly entertained a motion Wednesday night to rescind the Prescott Bush Award thatÃâÃÂ ...
August 18, 2016
WASHINGTON - SEPTEMBER 13: United States House Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations Chairman Christopher Shays (R-CT) asks questions during the hearing titled 'What Will It Take To Achieve National Reconciliation?' on Capitol Hill September 13,ÃâÃÂ ...
August 10, 2016
Christopher Shays was a Republican U.S. representative from Connecticut from 1987 to 2009. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. (CNN) During the 34 years I served as a Republican elected official in Connecticut, 13 years in the State House of Representatives, andÃâÃÂ ...
June 7, 2016
State Senator Tony Hwang (from left) and Chris Shays introduce Ohio Gov. and GOP candidate for president John Kasich at Sacred Heart University in April. Shays says he will not support Trump for president and might not vote at all in November. (Patrick Raycraft / The Hartford Courant). ChristopherÃâÃÂ ...