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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

Lt. Gov. Wyman, Gov.Malloy at Access Health CT event, 3-25-14 (John Silva/WTIC Photo)

Democrats Optimistic For A Malloy Win

Connecticut Democrats have endorsed Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for a second term in office.

05/16/2014

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Connecticut Democrats To Nominate Congressmen

Democrats will be meeting across Connecticut to endorse their congressional candidates for this year’s election.

05/14/2014

File photo of Gov. Dannel Malloy signing landmark gun control legislation on April 4, 2013. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Connecticut Lawmakers Burn The Midnight Oil

Lawmakers worked late into the night to close out the legislative session before the midnight deadline.

05/07/2014

File photo of Maine Governor Paul LePage. (credit: John Ewing/Getty Images)

Maine Democrats’ Final Attempt To Expand Medicaid

Maine lawmakers have endorsed a final attempt by Democrats this session to expand health care coverage to more than 70,000 low-income residents.

04/17/2014

Rhode Island Capitol (Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)

Rhode Island House To Hold Caucus On Next Speaker

Two legislators have emerged as candidates to replace Gordon Fox in arguably the most powerful position in Rhode Island government, and their viability is expected to be tested Sunday when House members meet to discuss who has the votes to assume the speakership.

03/23/2014

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) [Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images]

Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?

Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.

12/13/2013

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State Democrats Return Donation After GOP Allegations Of “Perceived Payoff”

The state Democratic Party is returning a $10,000 contribution from the chief executive of Comcast-Spectacor and owner of the Philadelphia Flyers, saying it has learned he could be a state contractor.

12/13/2013

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Harp Wins Democratic Endorsement In New Haven Mayor’s Race

State Senator Toni Harp has won her party’s endorsement to become New Haven’s next mayor.

07/24/2013

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivers remarks in the Duggal Greenhouse at the Brooklyn Navy Yard about the city's long-term plan to prepare for climate change impacts on June 11, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Tells Donors Not To Support Dem Senators Opposed To Gun Control Bill

Six months after the Newtown school shooting, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is stepping up his gun control campaign by asking donors not to support Democratic senators who opposed a bill to expand background checks on gun buyers, while a mayors’ group he co-founded is embarking on a national bus tour to rally for efforts to curb gun violence.

06/13/2013

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