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August 15, 2018

Trump Tweets Support of Stefanowski

by Christine Stuart | Aug 15, 2018 10:59am

Republican President Donald Trump was quick Wednesday to tweet out his support of Bob Stefanowski, who clinched the Republican nomination for governor in a five-way race.

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Hayes, Santos Win Nominations By Large Margins in 5th Congressional District

by John F. Silver | Aug 15, 2018 2:17am
Posted to: DC News Junkie | Election 2018 | Waterbury | 5th CD

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WATERBURY, CT — At age 17, Jahana Hayes was a single mother living in Waterbury public housing. She went to school to become a teacher, and eventually was named National Teacher of the Year in 2016.

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August 14, 2018

Underestimated From The Start, Stefanowski Pulls Off Primary Win

by Jack Kramer and Christine Stuart | Aug 14, 2018 11:43pm
Posted to: Election 2018

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Six hours before the polls closed Tuesday Madison businessman Bob Stefanowski told a group of supporters in Branford, “I think we are going to win this thing.”

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Landslide Lamont Offers Mayors A Deal

by Thomas Breen | Aug 14, 2018 10:06pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | New Haven

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Accepting his party’s gubernatorial nomination with a crushing victory over a felonious opponent, Ned Lamont Tuesday night unveiled his first plan for getting the state’s economy back on track.

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Ganim Concedes, Says Lamont’s ‘Pretty Tough,’ Calls for Unified Democratic Party

by Christine Stuart | Aug 14, 2018 9:42pm
Posted to: Election 2018

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BRIDGEPORT, CT — Forty minutes after the polls closed Tuesday The Associated Press called the Democratic gubernatorial primary for Ned Lamont. Shortly afterward, Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim was on the phone congratulating him for a “spirited primary.”

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Early Voter Turnout On The Low Side

by Staff Report | Aug 14, 2018 2:32pm
Posted to: Election 2018

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HARTFORD, CT — The sheer number of candidates running for public office has made this year’s primary season unpredictable. With polls open until 8 p.m. there’s still plenty of time for Democratic or Republican voters to vote and bring greater clarity to the November election.

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The Man Who Is And Isn’t On the Ballot

by Christine Stuart | Aug 14, 2018 10:29am
Posted to: Election 2018

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HARTFORD, CT — Outgoing Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was mum about whether he voted for Ned Lamont or Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim Tuesday.

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Connecticut Campaigns Stick With TV Ad Buys

by Christine Stuart | Aug 14, 2018 4:00am
Posted to: Election 2018 | Media Matters

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HARTFORD, CT — In 2017, digital advertising spending surpassed television advertising, but sometimes politicians, especially in Connecticut, are slow to change a formula they believe has been working.

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August 13, 2018

Democratic Primary Map 2018

by Susan Bigelow | Aug 13, 2018 11:44pm
Posted to: Election 2018

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Republican Primary Map 2018

by Susan Bigelow | Aug 13, 2018 8:47pm
Posted to: Election 2018

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