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Former Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci is seeking another term after two felony convictions. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

GOP’s Harrop Won’t Drop Out Of Race Against Cianci

Republican Daniel Harrop has hinted he might drop out of the Providence Mayoral race to help consolidate support for Democrat Jorge Elorza in order to keep two-time convicted felon Buddy Cianci from winning.

10/29/2014

Tom Foley, 2014 GOP Convention (Courtesy CT-N)

Connecticut Gun Rights Group Backs Foley

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s endorsement on Friday from a 15,000-member gun rights organization renewed accusations from Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s campaign that Foley would support repealing the gun control law passed last year after the mass school shooting in Newtown.

08/29/2014

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Openly Gay Governor Candidate Leads Maine Pride Parade

A Democratic candidate who reluctantly came out of the closet last year found himself serving as the grand marshal of Maine’s biggest gay pride parade and festival Saturday

06/21/2014

File photo of U.S. Rep. John Larson (D-Conn.).  (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Conn.’s Larson To Discuss Syria With Constituents

U.S. Rep. John Larson is set to update constituents on the crisis in Syria as fears of an immediate military strike ease after the U.S. and Russia agreed to a diplomatic plan to remove the country’s chemical stockpile.

09/14/2013

The openly gay state representative led the fight to legalize same-sex marriage in what may be the most Catholic state in the nation's most Catholic region. And, in early May, Rhode Island became the sixth and final New England state to allow gay couples to marry when its Democratic-dominated Legislature. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Catholic Church’s Influence Declines In Gay Marriage Debate

The openly gay state representative led the fight to legalize same-sex marriage in what may be the most Catholic state in the nation’s most Catholic region. And, in early May, Rhode Island became the sixth and final New England state to allow gay couples to marry when its Democratic-dominated Legislature.

06/01/2013

Dannel Malloy (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Governor To Address Democratic Convention

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is scheduled to address the Democratic National Convention next month.

08/27/2012

Activists protest for Romney tax returns (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: ‘Retroactively Retired’, A Laugher Even By Washington Standards

The demand for W. Mitt Romney to release his tax returns has become bipartisan. Conservative elected officials and pundits know that Romney is taking on so much water over his secrecy and questions of his honesty and that he has no other choice.

07/16/2012

George WBush and Mitt Romney (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Second Coming Of W

Down to the trademark “W”, W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.

07/13/2012

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra attends the 16th Annual OUT 100 Celebration at the IAC Building on November 18, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Pedro Segarra Re-Elected As Hartford’s Mayor

In Hartford, Pedro Segarra, who took over as the capital city’s mayor after former Mayor Eddie Perez was convicted on corruption charges, won after he was endorsed by both Democrats and Republicans.

11/08/2011

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