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Mark Boughton (Courtesy Danbury GOP)

Boughton Says Foley’s Donation Refund Not Possible

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton says he wants to return $750 in contributions in his bid for the Republican nomination for governor from a couple who pleaded guilty in a campaign […]

04/16/2014

Governor John Rowland, 2004 (Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

Former Gov. Rowland Indicted In Campaign Scheme

Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who resigned from office 10 years ago in a corruption scandal that sent him to prison, has been indicted in alleged schemes to hide his role in two congressional campaigns.

04/10/2014

Governor John Rowland, 2004 (Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Rowland Appeal In Union Layoff Case

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from former Connecticut Gov. John G.Rowland over claims his administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based on their union membership in 2003.

01/21/2014

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AG Withdraws Appeal To High Court For Now

Connecticut has withdrawn an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging a ruling that former Gov. John Rowland’s administration violated the constitutional rights of 2,800 state employees it laid off in 2003, state Attorney General George Jepsen said Monday.

12/09/2013

George Jepsen (Courtesy Office of the Attorney General)

Attorney General Wants Rowland Case In Supreme Court

Connecticut’s attorney general wants the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether former Gov. John G. Rowland’s administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers in 2003.

06/13/2013

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Rowland Responds to Court Ruling

By DAVE COLLINS Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A federal appeals court has ruled that former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland’s administration violated state employees’ constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based […]

06/03/2013

Chris Shays with John Rowland on WTIC, May 21, 2012

FCC Won’t Investigate Complaint Involving Rowland

A Federal Communications Commission official says the agency won’t be investigating a complaint raising questions about former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland’s work on a congressional campaign while he continued hosting a radio show.

06/21/2012

Businessperson Lisa Wilson-Foley. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Fed Probes Cast Shadow In Congressional Race

Federal investigations are casting shadows over two candidates’ campaigns in the closely watched 5th Congressional District, an unusual development for a single race in a state dubbed “Corrupticut” after an earlier outbreak of scandals.

06/19/2012

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Rowland Ends Congressional Campaign Adviser Stint

Former Gov. John G. Rowland has stepped down as a volunteer to Republican Lisa Wilson-Foley’s congressional campaign.

05/02/2012

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Fifth District Republican Candidates Battle Over Rowland Payments

A congressional candidate said Wednesday former Gov. John G. Rowland was paid $5,000 per month to work as a consultant to her husband’s company, a disclosure that came in response to sharp criticism from an opponent.

04/26/2012