Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney greets supporters during a campaign rally at Ross County Courthouse on Aug. 14, 2012 in Chillicothe, Ohio. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Romney Campaign: Obama Doesn’t Want To Talk About ‘Issues That Matter’

Barack Obama’s re-election campaign kept up pressure against Republican rival Mitt Romney on two fronts Friday, launching a new ad defending the president’s record on Medicare while challenging Romney to release at least five years of tax returns.


John McKinney (Courtesy State Senate Republicans)

McKinney Calls For Legislative Review Of Allegations Against Donovan’s Campaign

The Republican leader of the Connecticut Senate says a bipartisan legislative panel needs to be created to review the criminal allegations surrounding Democratic House Speaker Chris Donovan’s congressional campaign.


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Federal Indictment Returned In Campaign Finance Investigation

A federal grand jury sitting in New Haven has returned a three count indictment atainst the former finance director for the 5th District Congressional campaign of Chris Donovan.


Attorney Stanley Twardy releases a report on his investigation into fundraising in the Donovan campaign. Twardy was hired by the campaign. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Report: No Evidence Donovan Knew Of Tainted Contributions

A report finds no evidence that Connecticut House Speaker Chris Donovan had any involvement or knowledge of a fundraising scandal involving his congressional campaign.


House Speaker Chris Donovan. File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Capitol Reacts To Arrest Of Donovan Finance Director

The Republican leader of the Connecticut Senate on Friday called for Democratic congressional candidate Christopher Donovan to step down as state House speaker amid a federal investigation into alleged illegal campaign contributions.


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Romney Schedules Hartford Campaign Stop

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney makes a campaign stop in Connecticut this week.


Gov To Kick Off Summer

Gov. Malloy is kicking off a summer tourism campaign, announcing a new public-private partnership between Connecticut’s tourism office and the state’s tourist attractions and businesses. Malloy and Kip Bergstrom, executive director of the Commission on […]


2010 Election A Record For Negative Ads

More than half the political ads broadcast for federal and gubernatorial candidates across the country after Sept. 1 were attack ads.

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