Gov. Dannel Malloy

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Political Celebs Rolling Into Connecticut For Governor’s Race

Some political heavy-hitters are coming to Connecticut to help out in the state’s close race for governor.

10/13/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: Connecticut Governor Race A Dead Heat

The survey of 1,085 likely voters, released Wednesday, indicates Republican businessman Tom Foley no longer holds a lead over Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy.

10/08/2014

A colorized transmission electron micrograph of an Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: CDC/Getty Images)

Astorino, Cuomo At Odds Over Possible Ebola-Fueled Travel Ban

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino called Tuesday for the U.S. to issue a travel ban from Ebola-affected countries, but Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo said the idea isn’t practical.

10/07/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (file/credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Dannel Malloy: Connecticut Hospitals Ready To Treat Ebola

While Malloy said the risk of an Ebola outbreak in the U.S. is “very low,” he also said the state Department of Public Health has requested Connecticut hospitals to complete detailed checklists.

10/02/2014

Crews examine the separation on the Metro North "Walk Bridge" over the Norwalk River (Tom Kaminski/Chopper 880)

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy Unveils Plan To Pay For Walk Bridge Replacement

Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Thursday the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s plan for closing the $188 million funding gap toward the $465 million project.

10/02/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Dannel Malloy, Tom Foley Face Off In Pair Of Conn. Gubernatorial Debates This Week

The first debate will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the University of St. Joseph in West Hartford. At 7 p.m. Thursday, Malloy and Foley will face off again at the University of Connecticut in Storrs.

09/29/2014

A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

Metro-North’s New Haven Line To Roll Every 30 Minutes

Passengers will be able to board a train every half-hour, WCBS 880’s Fran Schneidau reported.

09/24/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (file/credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Dannel Malloy Announces Initiatives To Help Homeless Veterans

The governor announced Monday the state is investing nearly $3 million toward building new family units in Hartford.

09/22/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: Foley Has 6-point Lead On Malloy In Connecticut Governor’s Race

The Quinnipiac University Poll released Wednesday gives the Greenwich businessman 46 percent to Malloy’s 40 percent.

09/10/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (file/credit: Getty Images)

Connecticut To Dedicate $25 Million More Toward Bridge Upgrades

Gov. Dannel Malloy explained that in many cases the additional funds will help pay for up to half the cost of the bridge repairs.

08/25/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Political Analyst: Cross-Endorsements Could Decide Conn. Governor’s Race

Third-party cross-endorsements could be key to both Connecticut Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley and Democratic incumbent Dannel Malloy, a political analyst says.

08/20/2014

Tom Foley, former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and businessman, has announced he'll run again as a Republican for governor of Connecticut. He's seen here debating eventual Gov. Dannel Malloy on Oct. 5, 2010 in Hartford. (redit: John Woike-Pool/Getty Images)

Analyst: Foley Must Broaden Base, Be Detailed In Rematch Vs. Malloy

In Tuesday’s primary, Foley, a Greenwich businessman and a former U.S. ambassador to Ireland, defeated Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, R-Fairfield.

08/13/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy speaks at a rally to promote gun control legislation on February 14, 2013 in Hartford.  (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Expert: Malloy’s Sandy Hook Reference In Campaign Ad Unnecessary Political Risk

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s second television ad was released Monday. It features Nicole Hockley, whose son Dylan was one of 20 children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

08/05/2014

Distracted Driving (file/credit: ClipArt)

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy Signs Distracted-Driving Bill Into Law

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed a bill that sets a penalty of up to $1,000 for drivers caught texting or talking while driving.

05/20/2014

Chocolate milk (Sugar Bear/Wikimedia Commons)

Connecticut Seeks To Ban Chocolate Milk In Public Schools

Moo hoo. The Nutmeg State seeks to ban chocolate milk from public schools.

05/16/2014

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