| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Endorsements for the governor’s race keep rolling in, with the Chicago Teachers Union declaring its support for Gov. Pat Quinn today while Republican challenger Bruce Rauner received the backing of the National Federation of Independent Business....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Greenwich business executive Tom Foley roared to victory Tuesday night in a low-turnout Republican gubernatorial primary, setting up a potentially contentious rematch with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy this fall that polls show will start off as a dead heat....
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:15 PM
The Democratic Governors Association has made its first major expenditure supporting the 2014 re-election of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, giving $1.25 million to its Connecticut affiliate for television ads attacking the Republican nominee, Tom Foley.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Vice President Joe Biden will visit Goodwin College in East Hartford on Wednesday to speak with administrators and students at the private school about the importance of skills building in the workforce.
He is also expected to highlight Goodwin's...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The Connecticut Republican Party has filed a complaint with the State Elections Enforcement Commission alleging unlawful coordination between a committee established by the Democratic Governors Association and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election campaign....
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:05 PM
There may be no better illustration of state Democrats' massive fundraising efforts in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election year than the political donations of Jonathan Sackler and his extended family.
A total of $91,000 in donations has rolled into...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:00 PM
WATERFORD — After New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that he plans to campaign against Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election bid, Malloy swung back at his Tri-State area foe on Tuesday morning.
"I don't mind comparing Connecticut on a...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Dent frustrated by border bill
Divisions over a bill to address the crisis of unaccompanied children arriving at the U.S. border delayed the House from leaving for its August recess — and left Lehigh Valley Congressman Charlie Dent frustrated...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Republican governor hopeful Bruce Rauner reached into his pocket for another $1.5 million to fund his challenge of Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, bringing to nearly $10 million the amount he has tapped his wallet for since launching his campaign in March...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:36 PM
The Democratic Governors Association has established its long-anticipated beachhead in Connecticut, hiring elements of President Obama's re-election team through a week-old independent expenditure group, Connecticut Forward.
IRS records show...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 6:35 AM
Bruce Rauner debuted his latest attack ad against Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn on Wednesday — a TV spot called “Headlines” that relies in part on independent news stories but features headlines the Republican’s campaign made up and...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:17 AM
Finance reports filed Tuesday showed the distinct styles between the two major governor candidates: Republican Bruce Rauner, a wealthy first-time challenger who can tap deep pockets, is willing to raise and spend millions of dollars. Democratic Gov. Pat...