In her latest campaign mailer First Selectman candidate Lin Lavery criticizes her own Democrat party’s extension of a tax credit for first time buyers. “Who needs a hamburger credit?” she demands. “You can get as fat as you like chowing down on McDonald’s Dollar Menu – look at my pal Ed here. This is just another example of my opponent’s willingness to spend other people’s money to reward his friends”.
When asked by FWIW’s Scusie whether she was referring to the federal home buyer, not hamburger, credit, Lavery appeared flummoxed for a brief moment but, after campaign aide Frankie Fudrucker whispered something in her ear declared, “I stand by what I said.” Atta girl, Lyn.