Sen. Dodd is responding to his critics over the AIG bonus language. Here he is at a press conference in Enfield today:
Dodd, perhaps justifiably, sounds pretty steamed.
He also has an op-ed running in several papers this weekend explaining his role in the bonus mess. Here’s the Courant version.
UPDATE: The criticism keeps on coming, though. This editorial in the New Haven Register opens by calling Dodd a “lying weasel.” Ouch!
Simmons Wants to Raise $5 Million
Meanwhile, Rob Simmons attacked Dodd as being “out of touch,” and said he wants to raise $5 million for his race against the longtime incumbent.
State Sen. Sam Caligiuri has reportedly filed his paperwork for a run. Simmons has yet to file.