January 20, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 20, 2015 2:43pm
Despite loopholes in Connecticut’s public campaign finance system, clean election advocates said Tuesday it still remains a model for other states to follow to reduce the influence of money in politics.
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January 19, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 19, 2015 5:30am
A federal judge on Sunday indefinitely postponed the sentencing for a former congressional candidate involved in a campaign finance scandal that led to the second conviction of former Gov. John G. Rowland.
January 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 16, 2015 3:17pm
Errors and omissions by Hartford election officials, dysfunctional relationships, a lack of leadership, and the absence of a chain of command contributed to the city of Hartford’s Election Day problems, according to a new report.
January 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 13, 2015 3:00pm
January 12, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 12, 2015 2:49pm
January 9, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 9, 2015 2:44pm
NEW HAVEN—(Updated 4:48 p.m.) Brian Foley, a nursing home owner who illegally bankrolled former Gov. John G. Rowland’s consultant work on his wife’s congressional campaign, will not see the inside of a prison cell, a federal court judge said Friday.
January 7, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 7, 2015 5:30am
January 5, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 5, 2015 2:27pm
December 30, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | December 30, 2014 1:12pm
Prosecutors have asked a judge to sentence Lisa Wilson-Foley to 10 months in prison despite her guilty plea to a misdemeanor charge. The feds claim Wilson-Foley was uncooperative in their case against former Gov. John G. Rowland.
December 29, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 29, 2014 10:54pm