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Tom Foley announces his candidacy for the 2014 governor's race. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Foley To Use Public Funding In Gov Race

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Tom Foley, the endorsed Republican candidate for governor, will use the state’s public financing program to fund his second gubernatorial campaign. Foley’s spokesman confirmed Tuesday that the Greenwich businessman, who mostly […]

06/03/2014

Newton Charged With Lying To Obtain Public Campaign Financing

Former Bridgeport state Sen. Ernest E. Newton II, who previously served about four-and-a-half years for bribery, has been arrested and charged with falsely obtaining thousands of dollars in public funds to finance his latest run for the Senate.

01/04/2013