Merrill Ends Newsletter Amid CriticismSecretary of the State Denise Merrill said Tuesday she is ending a newsletter from her office that was sent out to many of her fellow Democrats, apologizing that the monthly email created an impression she's using her position for political purposes.
Final Murphy-Bysiewicz DebateDemocratic Senate candidate Susan Bysiewicz stood by her claim that her rival, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, has accepted more contributions from Wall Street sources than other Democrats, prompting the congressman to accuse Bysiewicz of saying anything to get elected.
Bysiewicz Ad Targets Murphy's Wall Street Funds Former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) is attacking her Democratic rival in the race for Connecticut's open U.S. Senate over money his campaign has raised from Wall Street interests.
New Quinnipiac University Poll Shows Murphy-McMahon Match-UpA poll shows the two endorsed candidates for U.S. Senate in Connecticut have wide leads over their primary challengers.
Dems Clash Over Character, Experience In Senate debateU.S. Rep. Chris Murphy and former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz agreed Thursday on many of the same ideas for jumpstarting the nation's flagging economy, but clashed over who is better qualified to be Connecticut's next U.S. senator.
Governor Endorses Murphy In Senate Race, Tong Departs Democrat William Tong abandoned his bid for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, throwing his support behind one-time rival U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy. At the same press conference, Murphy also picked up the endorsement of Governor Dannel Malloy.
William Tong Leaving US Senate RaceDemocrat William Tong is dropping out of the race for a U.S. Senate seat from Connecticut.
Democrats Vying For Senate Agree On Iran, EconomyDemocrats competing to succeed the retiring Sen. Joe Lieberman agreed that that the U.S. should tighten sanctions against Iran and avoid war to force it to give up its ambitions for nuclear weapons.
Democratic Senate Candidates Debate4 Candidates question the inclusion of the 5th.
Committee Passes So-Called 'Bysiewicz Bill'A bill that would clarify the qualification requirements for an attorney general candidate in Connecticut has passed its first round of votes in the Legislature.
Murphy Wants To Avoid Primary in Senate RaceU.S. Rep. Chris Murphy is pitching himself to Connecticut's Democratic faithful as the candidate to be united behind in the race for the U.S. Senate seat.
Poll: McMahon Beats Shays in GOP Senate Race, Both Lose to Dems A poll shows last year's Senate Republican candidate Linda McMahon leading former Rep. Christopher Shays in a probable battle for the GOP nomination in next year's Senate race in Connecticut.