A Connecticut political maverick turns 80: Lowell Weicker Jr.

May 15, 2011
Connecticut Post

What do you get someone for their 80th birthday when they have their own political party?

A meal befitting a senator and a governor, of course -- surf and turf.

"I'm debating whether it's going to be a steak or lobster," said Lowell Weicker Jr., who turns 80 Monday. "I think if I really get bold, I'll have both."



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