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Former governor John Rowland leaves New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Judge Denies Latest Rowland Bid For New Trial

A federal judge has denied a bid from former Gov. John Rowland for a new trial in the criminal case that could send him to prison for up to three years.

03/16/2015

Governor Dannel Malloy speaks in Stonington following a snow storm. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Storm Update From Stonington

Speaking in the hard-hit community of Stonington today, Governor Dannel Malloy said the state will tally up the expenses associated with this week’s snow storm, to determine if parts of Connecticut might be eligible for federal disaster assistance.

01/28/2015

John Rowland

Lawyers Seeking Dismissal In Rowland Case, Again

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Lawyers for former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland have made a last-ditch appeal to a federal judge, urging her to dismiss Rowland’s convictions for election fraud, conspiracy and obstruction of justice. […]

12/29/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy at a ribbon cutting ceremony at Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Governor’s Inauguration Plans Announced

Connecticut residents are being welcomed to attend Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s second inaugural ceremonies, including a planned parade in downtown Hartford.

12/17/2014

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Ex Governor Seeking Lenient Sentence

By MICHAEL MELIA  Associated Press  HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Attorneys for former Gov. John G. Rowland on Thursday asked a judge for leniency when he is sentenced for scheming to hide work for political campaigns, […]

12/04/2014

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

Final Numbers Released On Election For Governor

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.

11/26/2014

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

Latest Q-Poll Shows Visconti Exit Makes No Difference In Governor’s Race

A new Quinnipiac Poll just out this morning shows Democratic incumbent Governor Malloy leading Republican Tom Foley 47 percent to 44 percent — with or without petitioning candidate Joe Visconti in the race.

11/03/2014

Tom Foley (Tom Woike/Pool/Getty Images) Governor Dannel Malloy (Christopher Capoozziello/Getty Images)

Malloy-Foley Final Debate

 NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ An exchange over the meaning of the name of Republican Tom Foley’s yacht during a debate with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy produced the latest personal attacks Sunday in a tight […]

11/02/2014

Michelle Obama spoke at  a rally for Governor Dannel Malloy in New Haven. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Michelle Obama Calls On Democrats To Support Malloy

First lady Michelle Obama revved up the Democratic Party faithful in Connecticut on Thursday, urging voters to help re-elect Gov. Dannel Malloy and calling him an “instrumental partner” to her husband.

10/30/2014

Tom Foley (Tom Woike/Pool/Getty Images) Governor Dannel Malloy (Christopher Capoozziello/Getty Images)

Malloy Gets Help From White House, Labor Secretary

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is getting a political boost from his friends in Washington during the final days of his close re-election bid.

10/24/2014

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