by Mary E. O'Leary | November 21, 2014 7:52am
After almost eight years in the country, Jose Luis Piscil is in deportation proceedings, but hopes he can qualify to stay here and raise his two American children.
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by Christine Stuart | November 2, 2014 12:18pm
In the final televised debate before Tuesday’s election, Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley sparred over tax breaks for senior citizens and retired teachers. They also talked about where their boats got their names.
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by Mary E. O'Leary | October 30, 2014 7:45pm
NEW HAVEN — First Lady Michelle Obama made an emotional pitch to a fired up crowd at Wilbur Cross High School about why they have to get out and vote Tuesday for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
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by New Haven Register | October 16, 2014 1:58pm
(Updated 4:48 p.m.) A graduate student at the Yale School of Public Health has tested negative for Ebola after being hospitalized with symptoms of the deadly virus Wednesday night at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
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by Christine Stuart | October 6, 2014 5:37pm
NEW HAVEN — This year there’s no U.S. Senate race in Connecticut, but the gubernatorial contest is keeping political scientists from several universities busy.
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by Staff Report | October 2, 2014 12:13pm
Top political analysts will gather Monday, Oct. 6 at Southern Connecticut State University for a conversation about the fight for control of Congress and other hotly contested races in Connecticut.
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by Hugh McQuaid | September 4, 2014 5:26pm
NEW HAVEN — Former Gov. John G. Rowland responded with a strange outburst during a meeting in 2009 when staffers for Mark Greenberg’s congressional campaign rejected his consulting proposal, the staffers testified Thursday.
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by Hugh McQuaid | September 3, 2014 3:46pm
NEW HAVEN — During the first day of former Gov. John G. Rowland’s criminal trial, his lawyer told jurors the case would contain plenty of distasteful politics, but no evidence of criminal wrongdoing by the man forced out of office a decade ago.
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by Christine Stuart | September 2, 2014 7:22pm
The day before former Gov. John G. Rowland’s second corruption trial began, U.S. District Judge Janet Arterton handed his attorneys a victory when she waived attorney client privileged, possibly allowing seven accidentally-disclosed emails to become evidence.
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by Mary E. O'Leary | August 15, 2014 11:00am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hasn’t commented on the potential for Jonathan Pelto to get on the ballot as a third-party candidate and mount a challenge to him from the left.
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