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Stan Simpson is an award-winning multi-media journalist. He is also an education advocate and strategic communicator. He hosts The Stan Simpson Show every Saturday morning on FOX61.


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  • The Stan Simpson Show: Malloy, Trump and Kavanaugh

    Former CT GOP Party chairman Chris DePino and Hartford Courant Capital Bureau Chief Chris Keating discuss the potential influence of Donald Trump and Dan Malloy in deciding this highly anticipated governor race. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanagh has a strong CT connection through his extensive educational experience at Yale. Will he be confirmed or derailed? Former CT GOP Party chairman Chris DePino and Hartford Courant Capital Bureau Chief Chris Keating joins the Stan Simpson to discuss.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Democratic candidates for governor

    The CT Democratic primary is Aug. 14 and on this segment we’ll take a look at the contenders for the governor’s seat.    

  • The Stan Simpson Show: GOP candidates for governor

    The CT Republican primary is Aug. 14 and on this segment we’ll take a look at the contenders for the governor’s seat. Former CT GOP Party chairman Chris DePino and Hartford Courant Capital Bureau Chief Chris Keating joins the Stan Simpson to discuss.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: UConn vs Kevin Ollie

    The gloves have come off in UConn’s contested firing “for cause” of former men’s basketball Coach Kevin Ollie. UConn , via Freedom of Information requests from the media – released documents  in which it accuses Ollie of illegally shooting baskets with a recruit, facilitating a call from prominent alumni and former NBA great Ray Allen to a recruit, and having players work with an outside trainer. Dom Amore of the Hartford Courant and UConn men’s beat writer, and Robert Romano, a […]

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Dom Amore talks new book on the early years of the N.Y. Yankees

    A new book by Dom Amore “A Franchise on the Rise : The First 20 Years of the New York Yankees” chronicles the birth of one of baseball’s historic franchises. Amore joins The Stan Simpson Show to explain more.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Embracing Imperfections

    Carlos and Leslie Gomez are raising a son, Jayden,  who has Down syndrome, a congenital disorder that effects intellectual development. The young man known as “Pop” has inspired the Gomeze’s to start a program to raise awareness about the important of valuing and embracing individual with special needs. They join The Stan Simpson Show to explain more.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Nutmeg State Games celebrate 30th year

    It’s an Olympic-style amateur event in New Britain that attracts thousands of Connecticut athletes to compete in 22 games. Patrick Fisher, from the CT Sports Management joins The Stan Simpson Show to explain more.  

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Trump and Kim meet for historic summit

    It was an historic handshake between President Donald Trump and North Korea Leader Kim Jong-un. The two were trying to broker a peace deal that would de-nuclearize the Korean Peninsula, in exchange for economic sanctions lifted on North Korea. The question now is was this a mere publicity stunt to feed the egos and raise the global profile of both leaders? Or, is peace and prosperity truly on the horizon in Korea? UConn International History Professor Alexis Dudden joins The Stan […]

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Hartford tenants win Clay Arsenal Apartments dispute

    North Hartford residents have been battling a notorious landlord for a years. They cited many of landlord of Clay Arsenal Apartments, Emmanuel Ku, sub-standard living conditions — including mice infestation, roaches, building code violations, mold and other safety hazards. Last week, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development revoked the $1 million-a-year subsidy it gave to Ku. His tenants can now apply for new housing and relocation vouchers. They took on the Federal Government, Hartford City Hall and the […]

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Voice for reformed white collar criminals shares his story/advocacy for that constituency

    Rev. Jeff Grant is the CEO and executive director of Family Re-Entry in Bridgeport. The non-profit provides assistance to white collar criminals returning from prison. It’s an experience that Grant knows personally. He joins the Stan Simpson Show to explain more.