Organized labor is devoting millions of dollars and countless man-hours to re-elect Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, a Democrat considered an important ally of unions despite a 2011 clash with unionized state employees in which he threatened massive layoffs during a budget impasse.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick appeared on the tenth day of the tenth month to bring attention to Connecticut’s new law that increases the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by 2017.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley on Thursday exchanged some of the strongest words yet in their continuing debate over Connecticut’s response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, with the candidates accusing one another of grandstanding on issues that arose from the massacre.
President Barack Obama will participate in a campaign rally for Connecticut Gov. DannelMalloy, who is in a close re-election race in a state that Obama won handily in 2012.
A Quinnipiac University Poll shows Connecticut’s race for governor is a dead heat.
Tax credits worth hundreds of millions of dollars being used by Connecticut’s largest private employer have emerged as a flash point in the race for governor.
Connecticut’s hotly contested rematch for governor got personal Thursday night, with Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy bringing up Republican businessman Tom Foley’s decades-old arrests and Foley resurrecting a 2004-05 corruption investigation into Malloy.
The Connecticut Democratic Party claims Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s campaign violated state elections law by lifting policy recommendations from a think tank Foley originally founded.
Facing a tough re-election battle, Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy appears to be making some strides toward mending fences with Connecticut teachers who’ve been angered by remarks he made about tenure and the roll-out of his public education initiative.
Representatives for Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy say he’s traveling to California for political fundraising, but are not providing any details of the trip.