Former Long-time Newtown Lawmaker Dies At 91Former veteran state Rep. Julia Wasserman of Newtown, who escaped Nazi Germany as a girl, has died at the age of 91.
Visconti Drops Out: Supports Foley For GovernorHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Conservative petitioning candidate Joe Visconti dropped out of Connecticut's gubernatorial race Sunday and threw his support behind Republican Tom Foley in a last-minute effort to defeat Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in Tuesday's election.
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.
Former Governor Named To Republical Leadership GroupFormer 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.
GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Meet Face To Face
Boughton Drops Out Of Governor's Race; Campaign Had Hit Financing RocksDanbury Mayor Mark Boughton today announced he is suspending his campaign for the Republican nomination for governor.
Potential GOP Candidates Close In Gubernatorial Race Fund-RaisingThe race to raise campaign contributions is a close one among Republicans considering running for governor.
Foley To Announce Gubernatorial Intentions TuesdayGreenwich businessman Tom Foley, the 2010 Republican candidate for governor, is planning to announce his intentions for 2014 on Tuesday.
Reactions To State Of The State SpeechSome Connecticut groups issued statements in response to Governor Malloy's remarks.
Opinion: 'Retroactively Retired', A Laugher Even By Washington StandardsThe 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.
Opinion: The Second Coming Of WDown 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.
Light Turnout Reported In State's GOP PrimaryFormer 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.