There’s an interesting story making rounds today in the Linda McMahon for Senate campaign. Campaign rival Christopher Shays is making bribing accusations against Linda McMahon as Republican Town Committee chairman John Slater was ringside at Wrestlemania XXVIII in Miami and publicly endorsed McMahon a month later. “I find it interesting that John Slater went to […]
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Martha Hart against Vince and Linda McMahon where she alleged WWE used the image of Owen Hart without her permission and despite her objections. Judge Stefan Underhill ruled last week that WWE retained a right to Owen Hart’s wrestling career but denied the company’s motion to […]
Linda McMahon is returning to her roots… her campaign announced today that she would be putting the Republican nominating race for US Senate against Christopher Shays on hold this weekend to attend Wrestlemania XXVIII from Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Florida. This will also lead to media criticism as McMahon has tried to keep her […]
- TheDay.com is reporting that Sacred Heart University will name its new student commons in honor of Board of Trustees member Linda McMahon. McMahon, who is in the midst of a second run for US Senate, provided a $5 million gift to the university for capital projects. The commons will be dedicated at 10 AM […]
- Paul Bearer has confirmed he will be at WWE Fan Axxess in “The Undertaker’s Graveyard” on March 30th, March 31st and April 1st. The following is from his official Twitter account: I will be appearing at WRESTLEMANIA XXVIII AXXESS – bit.ly/yBRDVC twitter.com/wweURNiverse/s… — Paul Bearer (@wweURNiverse) March 21, 2012 Thanks to Wrestling News World […]
- The following article was written by The Associated Press: NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Former wrestling executive Linda McMahon is counting heavily on supporters from affluent Greenwich in her Senate bid, collecting more than 40 percent of itemized campaign contributions from donors with ties to her adopted Connecticut hometown. McMahon, a Republican who lost the […]
Linda McMahon’s opponent Christopher Shays, who is challenging her for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination to replace retiring Connecticut senator Joe Lieberman, accused WWE of peddling “soft-core porn” and said the organization in which McMahon worked for promoted bullying. WWE spokesman Robert Zimmerman refuted Shays’ claims, pointing towards WWE’s PG programming, their Be-A-Star anti-bullying campaign […]
Former Congressman Christopher Shays, who is challenging Linda McMahon for the Republican nomination for the US Senate Seat out of the state of Connecticut to replace the outgoing Joe Lieberman, hammered McMahon for the tragic deaths of past wrestlers. “Let’s think about it: She’s [Linda McMahon] got over 41 people 50 years and younger who’ve […]
There is controversy today out of the Linda McMahon for Senate campaign. McMahon is accused of plagiarizing an op-ed (definition here) that ran last week on a Connecticut news site. In the piece, online here, McMahon writes the following about of TransCanada’s pipeline: “Keystone XL stands ready to put some 13,000 Americans to work to […]
POLITICO has a new article online that states Linda McMahon is backing Mitt Romney for president. You can read their coverage at this link. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending this in.
Linda McMahon knows she’s going to have to face tough criticism from Democrats as she tries to secure a United States Senate Seat out of the state of Connecticut but the following quote might come to her as a surprise. Republican Christopher Shays, who is seeking to beat McMahon in the primary for the Republican […]
CTNewsJunkie has an article online looking at Linda McMahon’s run for a United States Senate Seat out of the state of Connecticut. While the article focuses on the financials of her campaign, it reports early polls show McMahon as the favorite to win the Republican convention. Click here to read the full article. Thanks to […]
Linda McMahon was on Fox News yesterday talking about her political career. You can watch the appearance embedded in the video below: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending us the video.
The Federal Election Commission has ruled that Linda McMahon’s appearance in a WWE advertisement for the Make-a-Wish Foundation during her 2010 run for United States Senate violated elections law, Ryan J. Reilly reported today. However, they are not going to do anything about it and ruled everything besides the Make-a-Wish Foundation ad was within elections […]