April 18, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | April 18, 2014 5:30am
Could this be the end of the road for former Gov. John G. Rowland? If once again convicted of political and financial malfeasance, will he ever be taken seriously when he’s released from prison a second time? And moreover, will his legal troubles drag down Republican candidates, especially the six running for the privilege of unseating Gov. Dannel P. Malloy?
April 16, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 16, 2014 5:29am
April 4, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | April 4, 2014 10:00am
A familiar kind of summer is coming to Connecticut. The light’s getting stronger, flowers are pushing up from below the ground, and former Gov. John G. Rowland is caught up in a corruption scandal that cost him his job.
I suddenly feel 10 years younger.
Tags: John G. Rowland, lisa wilson-foley, corruption, wtic, Susan Bigelow, dh
February 3, 2014
by Staff Report | February 3, 2014 5:42pm
January 11, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 11, 2014 3:18pm
Last month, the Connecticut Democratic Party returned a $10,000 donation from a state contractor. That refund, and three others, were reported by the party in its latest filing with the state before midnight on Friday.
January 10, 2014
by Jason Paul | January 10, 2014 7:19pm
At the end of December, Tom Foley, who is still the Republican frontrunner in the 2014 gubernatorial race, alleged that Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration was shaking down state contractors in search of campaign cash for the Democratic Party.
Tags: campaign finance, Jason Paul, dan drew, Tom Foley, Dannel Malloy, connecticut, dh
December 24, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | December 24, 2013 6:30am
The Democratic Party ended November with around $550,000 while the Republican Party struggled and owed more money than it had on hand in one of its two fundraising accounts, according to federal campaign finance reports.
December 19, 2013
by Wendell Potter | December 19, 2013 11:39am
Two days before Aetna told Wall Street it would not allow policyholders who received cancellation notices to renew their cancelled policies next year, as President Obama had requested, the company was accused in a lawsuit of sending out false and misleading statements to shareholders about what it was spending to influence public policy.
December 12, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | December 12, 2013 5:43pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Thursday that “somebody made a mistake” when the Democratic Party accepted a $10,000 donation from a state contractor, but he dismissed the “pay-for-play” allegations the incident has drawn from political opponents.
December 9, 2013
by Wendell Potter | December 9, 2013 12:36pm