Gov. Dannel Malloy

President Barack Obama speaks in support of Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy on Nov. 2, 2014 in Bridgeport, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Obama Gets Heckled: ‘This Is A Rowdy Crowd Today’

President Barack Obama’s final campaign swing of the midterm election season Sunday came down to part nostalgia tour and part test: Did he still have the chemistry with voters who gave him two terms as president to drive them to the ballot box one more time?

11/03/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Connecticut Helps Towns Buy More Open Space

Connecticut is awarding nearly $7.8 million in state grants to help 25 communities buy about 2,200 acres to be preserved as open space.

11/02/2014

President Obama (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Late Obama Push For Dems In Conn. Gov Race

President Barack Obama is making a final election-season push to help Democrats in Connecticut and Pennsylvania governors’ races.

11/02/2014

Michelle Obama (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

First Lady To Campaign For Malloy

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Three days before her husband is due to campaign for Governor Dannel Malloy, First Lady Michelle Obama will be in Connecticut to do the same. The Connecticut Democratic Party is announcing […]

10/23/2014

Connecticut State Seal

Back And Forth Over Public Pension Plan

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Business and organized labor are again fighting over Connecticut’s proposed public retirement plan. Neither side got exactly what it wanted in the first battle that ended when Gov. Dannel P. Malloy […]

10/18/2014

Dannel Malloy, Tom Foley, CBA debate Oct 9 (Courtesy CT-N)

Gov. Candidates Bring Out Political Bigwigs

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Some political heavy-hitters are coming to Connecticut to help out in the state’s close race for governor. President Barack Obama is scheduled Wednesday to appear in Bridgeport at a rally for […]

10/11/2014

Deval Patrick (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images News)

Mass. Governor Patrick To Appear With Malloy

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Governor Dannel Malloy will be getting an assist from this colleague to the north to talk up the $10.10 an hour minimum wage. Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has a scheduled appearance […]

10/09/2014

Report prepared for Gov. Dannel Malloy shows violent crime down in Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Report Shows Connecticut Crime Rates Declining

Murders, robbery and other violent crime down

08/14/2014

File photo of a large tree knocked over by the winds of Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Two Day Preparedness Drill Underway

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut authorities and utilities are participating in a two-day drill designed to prepare them to deal with emergencies. The exercise, coordinated by the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection’s Division […]

06/21/2014

Kevin Lembo (Courtesy Office of the State Comptroller)

State Surplus Pegged At $43.4 Million

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – State Comptroller Kevin Lembo says Connecticut is on track to end the current fiscal year with a $43.4 million budget surplus. In a letter sent Monday to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, […]

06/02/2014

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