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Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton (credit: Danbury Mayor's Office)

Danbury Mayor ‘Testing The Waters’ For Possible Gubernatorial Run

On Wednesday morning, Mayor Mark Boughton sent out a cryptic, Bruce Springsteen-inspired tweet that said, “Tramps like us — Baby we were born to run.”

08/14/2013

Conn. St. Sen. John McKinney (credit: Senator's Office)

Connecticut Senate Republican Leader John McKinney Announces Run For Governor

John McKinney, the Republican leader of the state Senate, announced Tuesday he is running for governor in 2014, saying he hopes to restore fiscal prosperity to Connecticut.

07/23/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Poll: Republican Challenger Tom Foley Bests Conn. Gov. Dan Malloy

Poll Director Doug Schwartz told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that only 44 percent of those questioned said Malloy deserves to be reelected, while 46 said he doesn’t deserve it.

06/19/2013

A voting machine is seen in Oakville, CT - Aug 8, 2006 - Photo: Bob Falcetti/Getty Images

Report: 1 Of Every 4 Photocopied Ballots Bungled

The Connecticut Citizen Election Audit Coalition says counting problems affected about 1,500 of the nearly 6,000 photocopied ballots used when the polls ran out of regular ballots.

12/12/2010

Elections technician Yolanda Santiago looks at returns at the Connecticut Secretary of the State's Office - Hartford, CT - Nov 5, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Bridgeport Ballot Recount Beginning In Governor’s Race

A recount of Bridgeport votes that held up the results of Connecticut’s governor’s race on Election Day is set to begin.

11/29/2010

Governor-Elect Dan Malloy is seen with running mate Nancy Wyman arrive for a news conference - Hartford, CT - Nov 8, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

CT Governor-Elect Dan Malloy Talks State’s Future

The secretary of the state is scheduled to formally certify the Nov. 2 elections at her Capitol office today, a day before the deadline set by state law to do so.

11/24/2010

Elections technician Yolanda Santiago looks at returns at the Connecticut Secretary of the State's Office - Hartford, CT - Nov 5, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Hearing Tonight On Bridgeport Ballot Shortage

It took days after the November 3 election to determine that Democrat Dan Malloy had defeated Republican Tom Foley in the Connecticut Governor’s race.

11/16/2010

Democratic Connecticut gubernatorial candidate Dan Malloy

Conn. Gov.-Elect Malloy Hopeful For Bipartisanship

Governor-elect Dan Malloy told WCBS 880 on Tuesday that he knew the morning after the election that he had won. He said he has no hard feelings about Tom Foley and felt the Republican handled the situation respectfully.

11/09/2010

Foley speaks after conceding to Malloy during a Hartford news conference. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Foley Concedes Conn. Governor Race

Tom Foley, the Republican candidate for governor of Connecticut, conceded the close race to Democrat Dan Malloy despite questions about the election process.

11/08/2010

Gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley speaks - Hartford, CT - Nov 5, 2010 - Photo: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880

Democrat Malloy Officially Wins Conn. Governor’s Race

Dan Malloy has defeated Republican Tom Foley to become the first Democrat in two decades to be elected governor of Connecticut.

11/05/2010

Dan Malloy shakes hands with supporters - Hartford, CT - Nov 3, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill and Tom Foley greets supporters - Greenwich, CT - Nov 3, 2010 - AP Photo/Fred Beckham

Conn. Secretary Of State: I Have No Answers On Gov Race

There was election drama in Connecticut on Thursday. Two days after residents cast their votes, they’re still waiting for word on who will be their next governor.

11/04/2010

Dan Malloy shakes hands with supporters - Hartford, CT - Nov 3, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill and Tom Foley greets supporters - Greenwich, CT - Nov 3, 2010 - AP Photo/Fred Beckham

AP Recalls Nod For Malloy In Conn. Gov Race

Connecticut’s race for governor was finally over Wednesday night. Or was it? Democrat Dan Malloy has been declared the winner, but Republican Tom Foley is refusing to concede.

11/03/2010

Dan Malloy and Tom Foley - File / Photos: AP

Conn. Gov Race Goes Into Overtime

Republican Tom Foley was clinging to a lead early Wednesday in the Connecticut governor’s race, but many of the uncounted returns were coming from cities where Democrat Dan Malloy was expected to do well.

11/03/2010

Dan Malloy votes in Stamford, CT - Nov 2, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill and Tom Foley campaigns in West Hartford, CT - Nov 1, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Malloy Or Foley: CT Voters Pick New Governor

The major party candidates for Connecticut governor are both expressing confidence, as they try to get supporters to the polls.

11/02/2010

Dan Malloy (Credit: AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Clinton Stumps For Malloy In Conn. Governor’s Race

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – With public opinion polls showing a tight race for governor in Connecticut, both major party candidates spent the final weekend before the election trying to boost turnout at the polls, and […]

10/31/2010

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