Special Election Planned Following Rep. Terry Backer's DeathA special election for the 121st Assembly District seat is planned for Feb. 2 following the death of veteran Stratford Rep. Terry Backer.
Hearing On Democratic Party Spending On Malloy PostponedA Connecticut judge has postponed a hearing on whether state election regulators can subpoena records from the state Democratic Party in a dispute over whether the party illegally spent money on Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election campaign last year.
Hartford Mayoral Hopefuls Debate Violence ResponseA recent spike in the number of homicides loomed large, in tonight's capitol city mayoral debate.
Inquiry Details Errors By Hartford's RegistrarsA task force which looked into Hartford's election day problems confirms the experience of some Hartford voters on November 4.
Final Numbers Released On Election For GovernorFinal 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.
Nearly $17M In Outside Cash Spent On Governor RaceWith 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.
The Campaign EndsDemocratic 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 AFL-CIO Backs Malloy For Governor Connecticut's largest labor organization is endorsing Democratic Gov. Dannel P.Malloy for a second term in office.
Holder-Winfield Wins Special Election In New HavenDemocratic 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 MassacreSome 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.
Elections Commission Investigates Reported Waiver Of FineThe 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.
Watchdog Group Charges Absentee Ballot Abuse A watchdog group alleges that absentee ballots have been abused in Bridgeport's Board of Education election set for Sept. 10.