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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

Joe Visconti and Dannel Malloy take part in a debate at NBC Connecticut.  Tom Foley did not take part. Image from NBC Connecticut.

Foley Did Not Take Part In Latest Connecticut Debate

The latest Connecticut gubernatorial debate was overshadowed by the elephant who was not in the room — Republican candidate Tom Foley.

10/23/2014

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

Unions Rally To Support Gov. Malloy’s Re-election

Organized labor is devoting millions of dollars and countless man-hours to re-elect Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, a Democrat considered an important ally of unions despite a 2011 clash with unionized state employees in which he threatened massive layoffs during a budget impasse.

10/13/2014

Barack Obama (Getty Images)

Obama To Attend Bridgeport Rally For Malloy

President Barack Obama will participate in a campaign rally for Connecticut Gov. DannelMalloy, who is in a close re-election race in a state that Obama won handily in 2012.

10/09/2014

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