April 14, 2017
by Christine Stuart | April 14, 2017 11:29am
HARTFORD, CT — Paid sick leave, an increased minimum wage, criminal justice system reforms, tougher gun safety laws, and abolition of the death penalty are just a few of the accomplishments that will be part of Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s legacy.
April 13, 2017
by Christine Stuart | April 13, 2017 2:03pm
HARTFORD, CT — Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ended the speculation Thursday about whether he will seek a third term. He won’t. Malloy, 61, gathered his staff on the fourth floor of the state Capitol Thursday to deliver the news before heading down to a 2 p.m. press conference.
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April 11, 2017
by Jack Kramer | April 11, 2017 5:30am
HARTFORD, CT — It may be 19 months before Connecticut elects its next governor, but the number of candidates seems to be growing daily.
March 7, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 7, 2017 6:30am
HARTFORD, CT — Two proposed bills that are designed to strengthen election reporting laws received the backing of the executive director of the State Elections Commission at a public hearing on Monday.
February 2, 2017
by Christine Stuart | February 2, 2017 2:33pm
The Connecticut Democratic Party says the U.S. Attorney’s office has ended its investigation into whether the party illegally spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s 2014 re-election bid. Turns out It didn’t and no charges were brought.
December 12, 2016
by Christine Stuart | December 12, 2016 11:40pm
August 12, 2016
by Terry Cowgill | August 12, 2016 5:30am
If there’s one rule in politics you can take to the bank, it’s never to behave in a way that invites comparisons to high-profile corrupt politicians who resigned in disgrace. For obvious reasons, whether the epithet is fairly or unfairly hurled, elected officials should avoid being labeled “Nixonian” or the equivalent. It’s sort of bad for your career.
August 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 10, 2016 4:17pm
(Updated 7:51 p.m.) When Tom Banisch filed an election complaint against Sen. Ted Kennedy Jr.’s campaign on Oct. 27, 2014, Banisch, then the Madison RTC chairman, expected that the matter would be settled before the 2016 election.
August 9, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 9, 2016 1:32pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, who has been the focus of a state investigation in the past, seemed to be taking in stride them news of the latest federal grand jury probe into his 2014 fundraising efforts.
August 4, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 4, 2016 5:30am
Two Republican lawmakers told state election regulators Wednesday that they’re refusing to sign a settlement agreement forcing them to admit they violated an advisory opinion when they mentioned Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in their 2014 campaign materials.