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Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

Connecticut GOP Governor Candidates to Face Off

The two Republican candidates for Connecticut governor are facing off in a primary debate.


Lee Whitnum (leewhitnum.com)

Whitnum Says She’s Running For Conn. Governor

Lee Whitnum, a former U.S. Senate and House candidate known for strongly criticizing U.S. ties with Israel, says she’s now running as a Democratic candidate for governor.


Former state attorney general candidate Martha Dean. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Martha Dean Mulling Governor Run

Martha Dean, an attorney who helped gun rights advocates challenge the constitutionality of Connecticut’s recent gun control law, plans to announce her intentions to run for governor.


File Photo,  Danel Malloy (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Malloy Won’t Announce Until After Session

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he doesn’t expect to announce his re-election plans until after the General Assembly adjourns.


Tom Foley (Photo by John Woike-Pool/Getty Images)

Foley Courts Pro-Gun Group

Expected GOP candidate for governor Tom Foley has taken on stance on gun laws.


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Danbury Mayor To Announce Plans For Governor Race

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton is the latest Republican to announce whether he officially plans to run for governor in 2014. Boughton was scheduled to meet with the media Wednesday at the […]


Governor Race Still Undecided

By DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s governor’s race remains and appearsheaded to a recount, with the two major party candidates within less than 2,000 votes of each other. Republican Tom Foley […]