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Feds Want To Use Rowland’s Radio Show In Trial

Federal prosecutors who charged former Gov. John G. Rowland with having a secret paid consulting role with a congressional candidate want to use what they call hostile comments on his radio show about a campaign rival in his trial.

07/10/2014

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Judge Rejects Rowland’s Request To Dismiss Charges

A judge has denied a request by former Gov. John G. Rowland to dismiss federal charges that accused him of trying to create secret consultant roles with two congressional campaigns.

07/08/2014

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

Rowland Looking To Dismiss All Charges

The high-profile Washington D.C.-based attorney for John Rowland is looking to dismiss all charges against the former governor for his role in a federal campaign finance scheme.

05/21/2014

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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

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

Delegates keep a running tally, during the second vote in the Republican fifth district congressional convention. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

5th District Drama At GOP State Convention

Republicans from northwestern Connecticut endorsed state Sen. Andrew Roraback on Friday as their candidate to run in state’s hotly contested 5th Congressional District race.

05/18/2012

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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

John Rowland.

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