June 14, 2013
by Susan Bigelow | June 14, 2013 10:54am
Republican Sam Belsito cruised to victory in Tuesday’s special election to fill the seat of Rep. Bryan Hurlburt, D-Tolland, who had resigned to take a job with the USDA. Republican state chairman Jerry Labriola was thrilled, crowing that there is “no doubt that tonight’s commanding GOP victory is referendum on Dan Malloy’s mishandling of the Connecticut economy,” in an email message to supporters, adding that the election was “a harbinger of things to come.”
June 11, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | June 11, 2013 4:10pm
(Updated 9:35 p.m.) House Minority Leader Lawrence Cafero drove across the state Tuesday to do some last-minute campaigning for a Tolland Republican running in the first election since the legislature adopted a new two-year budget and expanded the state’s gun regulations.
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May 23, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 23, 2013 10:00am
May 7, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | May 7, 2013 5:29am
Despite constitutional concerns, lawmakers advanced a bill Monday that establishes a pilot program for municipalities to test early voting in this year’s town elections.
May 6, 2013
by CTNewsjunkie Staff | May 6, 2013 12:05am
Voters in the 13 Connecticut communities will hold municipal elections for mayor, first selectman, board of finance, and other offices today.
Polls will open from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. for municipal elections in the following communities: The towns of Andover, Bethany, Union and Woodbridge, and the Boroughs of Litchfield, Newtown, Stonington, Bantam (Litchfield), Danielson (Killingly), Fenwick (Old Saybrook), Jewett City (Griswold), Woodmont (Milford) and the City of Groton. The majority of Connecticut’s municipalities will hold primaries if necessary on Sept. 10, 2013, and a General Election for municipal candidates on November 5, 2013.