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Mayor Mark Boughton

Mark Boughton, Mark Lauretti (Courtesy CT-N)

Lauretti Petition Drive Reaches Homestretch

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Last-minute efforts are underway to collect the signatures needed to petition Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti onto the Republican primary ballot for lieutenant governor. Lauretti had until 4 p.m. Tuesday to submit […]

06/10/2014

Tom Foley announces his candidacy for the 2014 governor's race. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Foley To Use Public Funding In Gov Race

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Tom Foley, the endorsed Republican candidate for governor, will use the state’s public financing program to fund his second gubernatorial campaign. Foley’s spokesman confirmed Tuesday that the Greenwich businessman, who mostly […]

06/03/2014

Mark Boughton, Mark Lauretti (Courtesy CT-N)

Candidate Offering Cash For Signatures

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton’s campaign is paying petition circulators $2 for each signature they secure to get his running mate, Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti, onto the Republican primary ballot in the […]

05/27/2014

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

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Boucher Decides Against Run For Governor

WILTON, Conn. (AP) – Wilton state Sen. Toni Boucher says she has decided against seeking the Republican nomination for governor this year and will run for a fourth term in the legislature instead. Boucher announced […]

03/11/2014

Tom Foley (Photo by John Woike-Pool/Getty Images)

Foley Close To Decision On Gov’s Race

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) – Republican Tom Foley says he will soon announce whether he is making another run for governor. Foley is holding a news conference at a VFW post in Waterbury on Wednesday afternoon. […]

01/28/2014

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Mayor Feels “Heat” Over Tweet

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) – Tweeting and heating have become political issues in Danbury. Two Democratic Party activists dressed as chickens appeared in front of Danbury City Hall on Tuesday to poke fun at a Twitter […]

10/31/2013

State Senator Toni Boucher

Boucher Announces Gubernatorial Exploratory Committee

Longtime state legislator Toni Boucher is announcing she is forming an exploratory committee for a run for govenor. Boucher, a Republican state senator from Wilton, made the announcement this morning in Naugatuck, where she grew […]

08/27/2013