Gun bill a pivot point in gubernatorial race

September 16, 2014
CT Voters for Gun Safety that aims to support pro-gun control candidates. This weekend, the PAC sponsored a conference of 125 advocates from around the state.

Malloy faces a tax problem

September 11, 2014
As Connecticut’s gubernatorial race intensifies, Gov. Dannel Malloy faces an uphill battle against what Republicans are calling their strongest message in years: that the governor’s large tax hikes have hurt the economy.

Republican candidates for House eye gubernatorial race

September 8, 2014
As Republican candidate Tom Foley leads the polls against Gov. Dannel Malloy, some Republicans in the state are expressing optimism about winning back House seats.

Clinton campaigns for Malloy’s reelection

September 3, 2014
Former President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 came to New Haven on Tuesday for a fundraiser at the Omni Hotel, enthusiastically throwing his support behind Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy.

Conn. Community Rejects Yale Sailing Expansion

August 29, 2014
Yale formally withdrew a request to expand its sailing center this summer after members of the nearby Branford community of Short Beach protested the plans.

Political brawl intensifies over summer

August 28, 2014
The gubernatorial race in Connecticut heated up this summer, and with just over two months until Election Day both campaigns are already on the attack.

Senate passes end-of-life planning bill

April 22, 2014
The Connecticut Senate passed a bill on Thursday that, with House approval, would create a system for terminally ill people to declare their wishes for end-of-life care.

CT demands Sandy relief funds

April 18, 2014
Connecticut is fighting for its share of Sandy relief funds for public transit.

Rowland indicted for corruption

April 17, 2014
A former Connecticut governor is currently under indictment by a federal jury, bringing the state’s anticorruption system into question.

Gubernatorial race rests on economy

April 11, 2014
As Gov. Dannel Malloy formally enters the fray as a candidate in this November’s gubernatorial race, both his supporters and detractors will attempt to use the state’s recent economic activity to measure his time in office.

Republicans call refund “political gimmick”

April 9, 2014
The legislature is considering a $55-per-person refund to taxpayers, a bill propelled by the Governor and questioned by voters.

CT residents rush for coverage

March 31, 2014
As the Monday deadline for enrolling in Connecticut’s new health care exchange approaches, many health care experts have judged the exchange to be one of the best run in the country.