Public financing debate heats up
With the entry of two more candidates into New Haven’s mayoral race over the past week, the debate over the role of the Democracy Fund has intensified.
Keyes decides against mayoral run
As one candidate declined Friday to enter the race to replace Mayor John DeStefano Jr., the field of candidates for the city’shighest position is nearly settled.
Campaign filings detail fundraising
Among the mayoral candidates, Ward 10 Alderman Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10 is far in the lead with $55,950 in private contributions.
Democracy Fund’s future in doubt
The jury is still out about the long-term viability and ultimate success of programs like the Democracy Fund and the Clean Elections system from which it drew inspiration.