Candidates debate decline in crime
Gov. Dannel Malloy and Republican candidate Tom Foley have begun to discuss their plans to reinforce public safety in Connecticut.
Heated rhetoric at Gov’s debate
CT Gov. Dannel Malloy, the Democratic incumbent, traded barbs with Republican challenger Tom Foley in the first debate of the general gubernatorial campaign.
Foley sweeps Republican primary
Four years after he lost the governor’s mansion by just 6,000 votes, Greenwich businessman Tom Foley will get a rematch with incumbent governor Dannel Malloy.
Connecticut unemployment rate steady
Data released Monday by the Department of Labor showed New Haven’s unemployment rate in March was 7.6 percent — higher than both the state and national rates.
Supreme Court ruling hits CT
Though the Supreme Court’s ruling last week on McCutcheon v. FEC explicitly applied to federal elections, it could unleash a torrent of spending at the state level as well.
Malloy attacked on “balanced budget”
Republican General Assembly leaders charge that Governor Dannel Malloy’s budget deliberately underfunds state employee health care accounts to create a rosier fiscal outlook.
Malloy moves to protect SNAP
Governor Malloy’s move to protect the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits from federal cuts has won praise from hunger activists and spurred imitation by New York, Pennsylvania and other states.