Foley ads not reaching the hearing-impaired

The primary will be held Aug. 12.
The primary will be held Aug. 12.

HARTFORD, Conn. – With Connecticut’s gubernatorial election less than three months away, Republican candidate Tom Foley may have been failing to reach a specific margin of the state’s citizens — those who can’t hear.

Foley’s television commercials have not been closed captioned this year while Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s TV spots have, according to the president of Critical Mention, a company that uses closed captioning to help both government and non-government firms and corporations track their on-air mentions.

See the complete story at CT News Junkie.


2 responses to “Foley ads not reaching the hearing-impaired”

  1. Don’t Panic

    How apropos. Since it is clear from the dustup at the Sprague paper plant that Mr. Foley has selective hearing.

  2. Hard of Hearing


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