CT GOP chair lifts convention ban on Hearst reporter
Connecticut Republican Chairman J.R. Romano said Monday he will issue a press credential for Monday night’s state convention to Neil Vigdor, a Hearst Connecticut Media reporter who was told last week he would be banned.
Romano said he knew he would face a backlash, but he wanted to make a point about what he saw as the reporter’s unfair coverage. Hearst has stood by the reporter.
“I felt I accomplished that,” Romano said.
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