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Fundraising

DeLuca McKinney  July 31

McKinney Reports Fundraising Totals

Senate Minority Leader John McKinney says his campaign for governor raised $101,000 the last three months of 2013.

01/10/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy at the UConn Health Center. File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Republicans Accuse Governor Of Violating Campaign Finance Law

The Connecticut Republican Party filed a complaint with the state Election s Enforcement Commission, against the Democratic governor.

10/30/2013

Dannel Malloy (Alex Wong/Getty Images,) John McKinney (Courtesy State Senate GOP office)

Malloy California Trip Prompts Call For Review Of Fundraising Rules

Republicans have raised questions about Governor Dannel Malloy’s recent fundraising trip to California. Malloy said he would not apologize for raising money for Democratic causes– and said he expects to continue to do so in future.

10/23/2013

File photo of former Republican presidential candidate and Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Potential 2016 Hopefuls Quietly Court Romney Money

Three years before the next presidential election, several prospective Republican White House contenders are quietly courting senior members of Mitt Romney’s money machine.

09/09/2013

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Proposal Would Consolidate School Charity Fundraising Into $15 Student “Dues”

A school official in North Stonington is proposing $15-a-year student dues to consolidate some charitable giving and limit numerous fundraisers competing for money.

11/16/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Biased Media Criticizes Romney’s Top Fundraisers

As the media positively and glowingly report high-profile presidential fundraising events for President Barack Obama and the Democratic National Committee, they report on GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s and the Republican’s big-dollar fundraising gatherings in and around Tampa, Florida during the Republican National Convention with total suspicion and even worse.

08/31/2012

Mitt Romney in Illinois (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Attacks On Obama’s Welfare ‘Reform’ Justified

According to Romney, Obama has taken away a number of work requirements from the federal welfare regulations. Republicans believe that Obama’s executive measure on welfare funding to states makes it easier for non-working people get a free government check.

08/08/2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Audacity Of Harry Reid

How dare Harry Reid, the Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, spew his latest unsubstantiated rumors against Mitt Romney?

08/01/2012

Shuttered Solyndra headquarters (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama And Solyndra Reunite At High Dollar Fundraiser

One would think that Obama and his White House would want to keep the name Solyndra as far from the headlines as possible. Yet, President Obama is rubbing elbows with key players in the Solyndra stimulus disaster at a high-priced fundraiser where donors paid $35,800-per-person.

07/25/2012

Congressman Chris Murphy at an appearance in New Britain. File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Murphy’s Fundraising Total Close To $5.5 Million

Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy says he raised more than $1.2 million over the past three months in his bid for Senate, bringing his total fundraising to nearly $5.5 million.

07/10/2012

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