Malloy California Trip Prompts Call For Review Of Fundraising RulesRepublicans have raised questions about Governor Dannel Malloy's recent fundraising trip to California. Malloy said he would not apologize for raising money for Democratic causes-- and said he expects to continue to do so in future.
Potential GOP Candidates Close In Gubernatorial Race Fund-RaisingThe race to raise campaign contributions is a close one among Republicans considering running for governor.
McKinney Says He's Running For GovernorJohn McKinney, the Republican leader of the state Senate, announced Tuesday he is running for governor in 2014, saying he hopes to restore fiscal prosperity to Connecticut.
GOP Steps Up Pressure To Stop July 1 Gas-Diesel Tax HikeRepublicans stepped up pressure Monday on Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly's majority Democrats to stop a looming increase in the state's gasoline and diesel taxes, launching a petition drive at gas stations across Connecticut and on the Internet.
McKinney Questions Malloy TripState Senate Republican leader John McKinney is accusing Governor Malloy of being in violation of state ethics laws in connection with last weekend's attendance at the White House Correspondents Dinne,
GOP Caucus: Hospital Funding Major Concern In State Budget The General Assembly's Appropriations Committee was expected to approve a spending bill that keeps one of Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's most contentious proposed spending reductions, deep cuts in state aid to hospitals.
Malloy Plans New Series Of Town Hall Meetings Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is going back out on the road to meet face-to-face with Connecticut residents.
Reaction of State Senate Republican Leader John McKinney
McKinney Calls For Legislative Review Of Allegations Against Donovan's CampaignThe Republican leader of the Connecticut Senate says a bipartisan legislative panel needs to be created to review the criminal allegations surrounding Democratic House Speaker Chris Donovan's congressional campaign.
Charges In DCF Bomb ThreatA 47-year-old woman of no certain address is charged with a phoned bomb threat to the Department of Children and Families.
GOP Legislative Leaders Rally Against High Fuel Prices Days after Connecticut Democratic lawmakers announced plans to tackle high fuel prices by capping the gross receipts tax on wholesale gas and other measures, Republicans are countering with their own proposals.
State Senate Clarifies Prison CreditsThe Democratic-controlled Connecticut Senate voted Friday evening to place limits on which prisoners should be allowed to shorten their sentences by earning credits for good behavior under a new program.