Opening Debate in Connecticut Governor’s Race Reveals Differences

Connecticut’s Republican Governor Jodi Rell and her Democratic challenger John DeStefano traded shots over transportation, education, and economic development last night in their first debate of this election season. Polls show Governor Rell consistently ahead by 30 points or more. As WFCR’s Av Harris reports, the one-hour live televised forum in New London showed stark differences between the campaigns in style and substance.