November 25, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 25, 2014 10:28am
November 21, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | November 21, 2014 5:30am
It’s breathtaking the extent to which candidates for office will go to hide bad news. In Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s case, it’s not immediately clear whether, in advance of his re-election this month, he deliberately hid from view a projected budget deficit of almost $100 million, but the timing is certainly convenient.
November 14, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | November 14, 2014 8:25am
On a night where Democrats got tossed out of Congress all over the country, Connecticut’s five Democrats held firm. How did that happen, and can Republicans ever hope to win a Connecticut congressional seat again?
by Terry D. Cowgill | November 14, 2014 5:30am
In the face of a national Republican landslide that punished incumbents in the midterm elections, Connecticut stayed true to its nickname.
At least in the executive branch, the Land Steady of Habits bucked the trend that made life miserable for Democrats. We returned an unpopular incumbent Democratic governor to office and re-elected every constitutional officer and member of Congress — all of whom were Democrats. What Republican wave, you ask?
November 13, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2014 8:00am
November 11, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | November 11, 2014 3:19pm
Groups within the state Republican Party are seeking to oust party Chairman Jerry Labriola following an election cycle in which Democrats maintained control of the governors office, all the constitutional offices, and both chambers of the legislature.
November 10, 2014
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | November 10, 2014 1:02pm
November 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 9, 2014 12:38pm
The debacle in Hartford on Tuesday morning, which delayed the opening of some polling places, as well as the ballot shortage in Bridgeport during the 2010 election, have highlighted weaknesses in Connecticut’s localized election system.
November 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | November 7, 2014 1:23pm
November 6, 2014
by Suzanne Bates | November 6, 2014 9:03pm