HARTFORD, CT — There are more candidates running for office in Connecticut this year than any other year and a record number of them are using the Citizens’ Election Program.
August 30, 2018
August 21, 2018
HARTFORD, CT — It took nearly two years, but state election regulators found that it was improper for a state Senate candidate to use Republican President Donald Trump in a mailing.
June 18, 2018
HARTFORD, CT — Madison investment banker Bob Stefanowski is the first petitioning candidate for governor to qualify for the Republican primary. He’s also the first gubernatorial candidate in Connecticut history to petition his way onto the primary ballot. Republican Peter Schiff did it when he was running for U.S. Senate in 2010.
January 12, 2018
Citing fundraising difficulties, Middletown Mayor Dan Drew and his running mate, Cheshire state Rep. Liz Linehan, ended their campaign for governor and lieutenant governor.
January 10, 2018
DANBURY, CT — This time is different for Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton.
The nine-term mayor who just had brain surgery this summer has raised the money he needs to qualify for public financing.
In 2014, Boughton fell short of the support he needed from inside the Republican Party to get on the primary ballot.