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Tom Foley, 2014 GOP Convention (Courtesy CT-N)

Connecticut Gun Rights Group Backs Foley

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s endorsement on Friday from a 15,000-member gun rights organization renewed accusations from Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s campaign that Foley would support repealing the gun control law passed last year after the mass school shooting in Newtown.

08/29/2014

File:  Governor Jodi Rell (Nelson Barnard/Getty Images)

Former Governor Named To Republical Leadership Group

Former Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell is returning to politics as a member of a national Republican group working to increase the ranks of GOP state government leaders.

08/15/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Meet Face To Face

 ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) _ The two Republican candidates for Connecticut governor faced off Thursday for the first time in a primary race forum, differing in approach to the 2011 wage and benefits deal reached […]

06/26/2014

Mark Boughton (Courtesy CT-N)

Boughton Drops Out Of Governor’s Race; Campaign Had Hit Financing Rocks

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton today announced he is suspending his campaign for the Republican nomination for governor.

06/18/2014

"I voted" stickers are seen on June 5, 2012 at the town hall polling station in the town of Hudson, Wisconsin, during voting for current Governor Scott Walker and challenger Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. The recall election marks just the third time in US history that a state governor has been challenged midterm. Wisconsin is a key swing state in the November presidential election. It is seen as leaning toward Obama, but Tuesday's vote could show an inclination to flip toward Republican challenger Mitt Romney. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Potential GOP Candidates Close In Gubernatorial Race Fund-Raising

The race to raise campaign contributions is a close one among Republicans considering running for governor.

10/11/2013

Tom Foley

Foley To Announce Gubernatorial Intentions Tuesday

Greenwich businessman Tom Foley, the 2010 Republican candidate for governor, is planning to announce his intentions for 2014 on Tuesday.

09/09/2013

Reactions To State Of The State Speech

Some Connecticut groups issued statements in response to Governor Malloy’s remarks.

01/09/2013

Activists protest for Romney tax returns (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: ‘Retroactively Retired’, A Laugher Even By Washington Standards

The demand for W. Mitt Romney to release his tax returns has become bipartisan. Conservative elected officials and pundits know that Romney is taking on so much water over his secrecy and questions of his honesty and that he has no other choice.

07/16/2012

George WBush and Mitt Romney (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Second Coming Of W

Down to the trademark “W”, W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.

07/13/2012

Primary Voting - JFK Elementary School in Windsor

Light Turnout Reported In State’s GOP Primary

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is expected to pick up more momentum for his presidential bid in neighboring Connecticut, one of several states holding Republican primary elections Tuesday.

04/24/2012

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