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New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Donovan Campaign Manager Pleads Guilty

Two of eight people charged in connection with illegal contributions made to the failed congressional campaign of former state House Speaker Christopher Donovan today pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges.

04/12/2013

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Middlebury Man Pleads Guilty In Donovan Campaign Case

A Middlebury man who owned two roll-your-own tobacco shops in Waterbury has pleaded guilty for his role in an alleged campaign financing plot surrounding former House Speaker Chris Donovan’s one-time congressional campaign.

01/23/2013

Fifth Congressional District

Labor Official Expect To Change Plea In Campaign Finance Probe

A former president of a Connecticut labor union representing prison guards is expected to change his plea in an alleged campaign financing conspiracy surrounding House Speaker Chris Donovan’s one-time congressional campaign.

10/31/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Biased Media Criticizes Romney’s Top Fundraisers

As the media positively and glowingly report high-profile presidential fundraising events for President Barack Obama and the Democratic National Committee, they report on GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s and the Republican’s big-dollar fundraising gatherings in and around Tampa, Florida during the Republican National Convention with total suspicion and even worse.

08/31/2012

Fifth Congressional District map

More Arrests In Campaign Finance Investigation

A federal grand jury has indicted seven people in the ongoing investigation of campaign contributions in the Fifth Congressional District race.  It brings to eight the number of people facing prosecution for conspiring to disguise […]

07/26/2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Harry Reid Dares to Talk About Angry Old White Men

Harry Reid got – as he often does – in calling Republican donors “angry old white men”. Imagine the reaction if House Speaker John Boehner were to say something such as: support or donations to Obama made by 17 angry black men.

07/18/2012

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Malloy Vetoes Campaign Finance Measure

Citing constitutional concerns, Governor Malloy has vetoed changes to Connecticut’s campaign finance laws passed by the 2012 session of the General Assembly.

06/15/2012

Linda McMahon announcing her proposal at Zavarella Woodworking in Newington Wednesday morning (WTIC photo/Aaron Kupec)

McMahon Spreads Wealth To CT Republicans

Former wrestling executive Linda McMahon has donated generously to Republican town committees, the state Republican Party and various local candidates as she pursues a seat in the U.S. Senate for Connecticut.

04/13/2012

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