by Christine Stuart | Jul 17, 2018 4:00am
Posted to: Election 2018 | Energy | Environment
HARTFORD, CT — Two Democrats, an independent, and a Libertarian candidate for governor had the Trinity College stage all to themselves Monday to talk about sea level rise, electric vehicles, energy efficiency, and how all of those issues impact the economy.
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by Christine Stuart | Jul 16, 2018 3:30pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | East Hartford
EAST HARTFORD, CT — Local elected officials literally lined up behind former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz’s campaign for lieutenant governor Monday on a third floor balcony overlooking the Connecticut River.
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by Paul Bass | Jul 12, 2018 10:54pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | Bridgeport | New Haven
NEW HAVEN, CT — Ned Lamont prepared his lines for his appearance on the Shubert Theater stage Thursday night.
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by Jack Kramer | Jul 12, 2018 10:38pm
Posted to: Election 2018
UNCASVILLE, CT—Madison investment banker Bob Stefanowski finally made his first debate appearance Thursday and his voting record quickly became the hot button issue.
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by Christine Stuart | Jul 12, 2018 11:32am
Posted to: Campaign Finance | The Economy | Election 2018 | Jobs
(UPDATED 4:30 p.m.) HARTFORD, CT — His last financial report showed he only had about $46,000 left, but Steve Obsitnik is pushing forward with a six-figure ad buy to get himself on television.
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by Christine Stuart | Jul 11, 2018 5:10pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | New Britain
HARTFORD, CT — New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart, who was able to raise more than $100,000 in her run for governor, has fallen behind her Republican competitors in fundraising for her lieutenant governor campaign.
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by Christine Stuart | Jul 11, 2018 12:44pm
Posted to: Campaign Finance | Election 2018
HARTFORD, CT — For months we watched the Republican gubernatorial candidates raise money or write themselves checks, but on Wednesday it was finally time to see how the candidates have been spending their money or, in the case of one candidate, racking up some personal debt.
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by Christine Stuart | Jul 10, 2018 2:22pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | Greenwich | Hartford
HARTFORD, CT — It’s not easy being on the underticket. So candidates are doing what they can to get some attention.
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by Christine Stuart | Jul 10, 2018 11:49am
Posted to: Election 2018
HARTFORD, CT — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ned Lamont and Eva Bermudez Zimmerman, the labor organizer who is running for lieutenant governor, received the endorsement of the Working Families Party Tuesday.
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by John F. Silver | Jul 9, 2018 11:45am
Posted to: Congress | Election 2018
WASHINGTON, CT — Voters who flocked to town hall Sunday for a candidate forum didn’t find much of a difference between former Simsbury First Selectman Mary Glassman and Waterbury teacher Jahana Hayes, both of whom are vying for the Democratic Party’s nomination to fill the open 5th Congressional District seat.
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