March 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 7, 2014 2:59pm
It was difficult to separate politics from policy Friday as a non-profit institute founded by Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley released a set of recommendations on urban policy after an introduction by the candidate.
by Susan Bigelow | March 7, 2014 8:24am
The traveling circus that is a visit from the President of the United States arrived in town this week, and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy got to play the ringleader. It’s nice work, if you can get it, and it was the highlight of one of the better political weeks the governor has had.
March 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2014 7:03am
A majority of voters support the idea of allowing a doctor to prescribe a lethal dose of medication to a terminally ill patient, even though they don’t necessarily believe it would help them. That’s according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.
March 5, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 5, 2014 4:09pm
NEW BRITAIN — President Barack Obama is unlikely to get a hike in the minimum wage through Congress, but he encouraged states and businesses to take the lead during a half-hour speech Wednesday at Central Connecticut State University.
March 4, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 4, 2014 6:48am
(Updated with video 11:25 a.m.) The 2014 race for governor is in a dead heat. Republican Tom Foley is tied in a hypothetical match up with Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, according to the a Quinnipiac University poll released today.
March 3, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 3, 2014 2:51pm
State auditors concluded that Secretary of the State Denise Merrill’s office did not violate any laws when it sent newsletters to around 5,400 residents, but they declined to weigh in on whether the emails were political in nature.
March 2, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 2, 2014 3:30pm
February 26, 2014
by Staff Report | February 26, 2014 1:05pm
Senate President Donald Williams Jr., D-Brooklyn, announced Wednesday that he won’t be seeking re-election in the fall.
February 24, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 24, 2014 12:00pm
February 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 21, 2014 2:52pm
(Updated 5:13 p.m.) Subpoenas released Friday show that federal investigators plan to search through text messages, emails, contracts, and other correspondences as they scrutinize the relationship between top Republican staffers and two direct mail companies.