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Tom Foley

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Turnout Light for Connecticut Governor Primary

A small stream of Republicans showed up at the polls Tuesday to choose between their 2010 gubernatorial contender and a veteran state senator to challenge first-term Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in the November general election.

08/12/2014

Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

State Republicans To Choose Gubenatorial Candidate

Connecticut Republicans will head to the polls to choose between their 2010 gubernatorial contender or a veteran state senator as the party’s candidate to challenge first-term Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in the November general election.

08/12/2014

Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

GOP Gubernatorial Primary Approaching

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – The two Republican candidates for governor are meeting in their final debate before Connecticut’s upcoming primary. Greenwich businessman Tom Foley is the GOP’s endorsed candidate. He is facing Senate Minority […]

08/09/2014

Joe Visconti (http://www.viscontiforgovernor.com) and Jonathan Pelto (Matt Dwyer/WTIC photos)

Visconti And Pelto Race Against The Clock

Two candidates hoping to petition their way on to the November gubernatorial ballot are busy collecting signatures as the deadline approaches.

08/05/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Governor Makes Newtown Response A Campaign issue

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is making a campaign issue of his handling of the 2012 mass school shooting in Newtown, using it as he seeks a second term to highlight his leadership during difficult times.

08/04/2014

John McKinney  2014 GOP Convention (Courtesy CT-N)

McKinney: Eliminate Income Tax On Under $75K

State Sen. John McKinney, one of two Republican candidates for Connecticut governor, on Thursday called for eliminating state income taxes on those who make less than $75,000, saying middle-income earners have been hurt the most by Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s policies.

08/01/2014

Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

Foley, McKinney Have Attempted To Remain Civil

Tom Foley, the endorsed Republican candidate for Connecticut governor, said Sunday he and his GOP rival, Sen. John McKinney, had agreed to run a civil campaign that he said has been followed mostly, but not always.

07/28/2014

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UTC Disputes GOP Claims Of Major Layoffs At Otis

The Republican governor candidates say more than 100 jobs at aUnited Technologies Corp. subsidiary are leaving Connecticut for Florida, but the company reports something different.

07/23/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Holds Election Night Party

Protesters Greet Christie In Greenwich

After receiving a warm welcome in Iowa last week, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was met by angry protests Monday evening during a trip to Greenwich to campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley.

07/21/2014

Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

Connecticut GOP Governor Candidates to Face Off

The two Republican candidates for Connecticut governor are facing off in a primary debate.

07/14/2014

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