Lieberman Laments Partisan Gridlock As Senate Career Wraps UpOn January 3, the 113th Congress will convene and it will be the first time since 1989 that Joseph Lieberman won't be representing Connecticut in the U.S. Senate.
Lawmakers Renew Call To Restore Federal Assault Weapons Ban Following Newtown School MassacreWhile Mayor Bloomberg said it is right for President Obama to console the grieving in Newtown, on the assault weapons ban he says it's time for the president to stand up and lead.
CBS: Murphy Defeats McMahon In Testy Race For U.S. Senate In ConnecticutCounty results and exit polling showed Murphy with 65 percent of the vote, compared with 34 percent for McMahon.
Conn. Sec'y Of The State Concerned About Turnout As McMahon Faces MurphyNearly 2.1 million people are registered to vote, with more than 100,000 citizens becoming new voters since early September.
Bad News For McMahon As Murphy Leads In New Senate PollAfter running neck and neck with his rival for most of the race, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Connecticut has pulled ahead.
Gov. Christie Campaigns With Linda McMahon In Close Connecticut Senate RaceThe Stamford rally was Christie's first of three campaign appearances with McMahon, who is in a battle with Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy for the Senate seat being vacated by the retiring Joe Lieberman.
Another Poll Shows Murphy With Slim Lead Over McMahon In Senate RaceThe latest UConn/Hartford Courant poll shows Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Rep. Chris Murphy leading Republican Linda McMahon by six points, 44-38.
Murphy Has Slim Lead Over McMahon In Latest Senate PollAt 46 to 44 percent, Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy has a razor thin edge over Republican Linda McMahon in the latest Siena Research Institute Poll.
Cheers, Boos Interrupt Conn. Senate Debate Between Murphy, McMahonMembers of the crowd repeatedly hurled boos and erupted in cheers, as well as shouting and applause, during the third Connecticut U.S. Senate debate between Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy and Republican businesswoman Linda McMahon.
Expert: McMahon, Murphy's Plans For Jobs In Connecticut Aren't OriginalRepublican Linda McMahon and Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy have been touting their dueling plans to increase jobs in the race for Senate in Connecticut. But many of their ideas have been floated by others during the campaign season this year.
Eye On Politics: Interviews With Connecticut U.S. Senate CandidatesElection Day is Tuesday, November 6 and if you live in Connecticut, you have to pick a new U.S. Senator.
Connecticut Senate Candidates Face Off In First DebateThe hour-long debate, which aired on the public affairs program "Face The State," featured some sparring over the top issue in the race, the economy.