A recent spike in the number of homicides loomed large, in tonight’s capitol city mayoral debate.
A task force which looked into Hartford’s election day problems confirms the experience of some Hartford voters on November 4.
Final vote totals from this month’s statewide election show Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy defeated his Republican rival, businessman Tom Foley, by 28,019 of the nearly 1.1 million votes cast for governor.
With outside groups spending nearly $17 million on Connecticut’s tight governor’s race, state lawmakers are considering what can be done to reduce the influence of third party money on future state campaigns.
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican Tom Foley traveled the state Monday in a last-minute effort to boost voter turnout in Connecticut’s tight race for governor, with Foley getting a 5th visit from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Connecticut’s largest labor organization is endorsing Democratic Gov. Dannel P.Malloy for a second term in office.
Democratic state Rep. Gary Holder-Winfield of New Haven has won a special state senate election to succeed veteran Toni Harp, who’s now the mayor of New Haven.
Some Schools Want To End Role As Polling Places Because Of Security Concerns Following Newtown Massacre
Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without easy alternatives for voting sites.
The state is investigating allegations that Bridgeport Town Clerk Alma Maya waived a campaign fine for a City Council candidate and falsified documents to hide the waiver.
A watchdog group alleges that absentee ballots have been abused in Bridgeport’s Board of Education election set for Sept. 10.