Gov. Dannel P. Malloy

Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

Mayor De Blasio, Progressive Leaders Discuss Income Gap

Mayor Bill de Blasio, aiming to have a larger national profile as a leader of liberal causes, gathered a group of progressive elected officials and civic leaders on Thursday to fashion a call for solutions to the nation’s growing income inequality.

04/03/2015

FILE -- Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Malloy Bans State-Funded Travel To Indiana Over ‘Religious Freedom’ Law

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Monday banned state-funded travel to Indiana, because of the controversial new “religious freedom” law that critics say enables discrimination against the LGBT community.

03/30/2015

A woman tries to stay warm while waiting for a bus in Coney Island  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Under Big Chill As Temperatures Drop

Arctic air and wicked wind chills have followed the snow that fell across the Tri-State area, bringing bitter cold temperatures to much of the region.

01/07/2015

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

Reports: Connecticut Faces 3 Years of Budget Defecits

Budget offices for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly are predicting Connecticut could face budget deficits over the next three fiscal years.

11/21/2014

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Foley Concedes Defeat, Malloy Declares Victory In Conn. Race For Governor

Republican Tom Foley on Wednesday conceded defeat to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in Connecticut governor’s race, a bruising and expensive rematch of the 2010 contest.

11/05/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declined to comment on the Return Home New Jersey plan, which will force some disabled New Jerseyans to leave out-of-state facilities. (Credit: CBS 2)

AP: Gubernatorial Elections In Multiple States To Test Christie’s Stumping Power

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will not be on the ballot Tuesday, but he will face the first major test of his national electoral might as voters head to the polls in nearly a dozen competitive governors’ races.

11/03/2014

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

New Poll Gives Malloy Slight Lead Over Foley In Connecticut Governor’s Race

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley are competing for last-minute votes as new polling shows the Democratic incumbent leading slightly in the tight race.

11/03/2014

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7-Year-Old Milford Student Allowed Back To School After Ebola Fears

Milford schools and the father of a 7-year-old girl barred for three weeks because of Ebola fears have agreed to the youngster’s return, three days day earlier than planned.

10/31/2014

Kaci Hickox (Credit: CBS 2)

Nurse Quarantined In New Jersey Could Face More Isolation At Home In Maine

Nurse Kaci Hickox traveled in a private vehicle to Maine after being released from University Hospital in Newark on Monday.

10/28/2014

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

Connecticut Enacts Mandatory Quarantine Policy Over Ebola Concerns

Connecticut officials have joined counterparts in other states – including New York and New Jersey — in defending and detailing quarantine powers they’ve enacted as a precaution against the Ebola virus.

10/27/2014

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

Foley Switches To Positive Ads In Home Stretch Of Connecticut Gubernatorial Race

Republican Connecticut gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s campaign has begun airing a string of positive television ads during the final two weeks of his virtually even rematch with Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

10/22/2014

An employee serves a customer at a Firehouse Subs restaurant in Florida. (credit: CBS 2)

Massachusetts Governor, Gov. Malloy To Laud $10.10 Minimum Wage

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is crossing the border into Connecticut to campaign with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

10/09/2014

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

Malloy, Foley Agree In Debate That Connecticut Doesn’t Need Legalized Pot, Higher Taxes

Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley may disagree about the direction of Connecticut’s economy, but they showed some signs of similarity Tuesday.

09/30/2014

Gov. Chris Christie (left; credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images) and Connecticut GOP gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley. (right; credit: John Woike-Pool/Getty Images)

Christie Stumps For Foley In Connecticut, Says He Needs To Focus On Economy

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors Association, said Tuesday that Connecticut is one of the top two gubernatorial races in the country.

09/23/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: A wilting rose is left in remembrance of those lost before the memorial observances held at the site of the World Trade Center in in New York on September 11, 2014. This year marks the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and on Flight 93. (Photo by Andrew Burton - Pool /Getty Images)

Connecticut Remembers 9/11 With Lowered Flags, Ceremony

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has directed that U.S. and state flags be flown at half-staff to remember the nearly 3,000 victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

09/11/2014

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