The top Republican in the state House of Representatives is taking issue with New Haven Mayor John DeStefano and his use of heavy equipment.
House Minority Leader Robert Ward, R-North Branford, questioned Wednesday whether DeStefano - a Democratic candidate for governor - was in violation of state construction safety laws when he drove a piece of construction equipment during a demolition ceremony on Monday at the New Haven Coliseum. (AP)
...So this is what the Republicans are doing during the special session. Grand.
"Republican leader questions DeStefano's operation of heavy equipment." Associated Press 2 November, 2005.