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Hearst CT poll: Rate Rick Torres’ chances

Rick Torres, the GOP nominee for mayor of Bridgeport in 2003, knows as well as anyone that being elected mayor of the Park City as a Republican at this point would be a little like being elected

Malloy to Christie: ‘It’s not about who has the bigger belt’

The ongoing TV feud between Gov. Dannel Malloy and his New Jersey counterpart Chris Christie took yet another entertaining turn Friday, when Malloy took an apparent swipe at Christie’s weight. Malloy

Inside the Quinnipiac poll

A Quinnipiac poll released this morning has plenty of bad news for Gov. Malloy, who gets negative remarks both on his overall job performance (38 percent approve while 44 percent disapprove) and his

Hearst CT poll: How would you grade Malloy, legislature?

With a historic legislative session in the books, we want to know how you’d rate the performance of Gov. Dannel Malloy and the Democratic-controlled state legislature. Vote in the poll and — just as

Write a caption for this photo

Let’s hear it folks. Two prominent guys, both of them enjoying pretty good springs, sharing the White House podium. What’s your caption? Be creative (but tasteful) and type away!

Hearst CT poll: Rate Malloy’s handling of the budget

Gov. Malloy’s announcement that his administration has reached a deal with state employee union leaders means the process of plugging $2 billion budget gap with cost-cutting and union concessions is

Hearst CT poll: Do you agree with Malloy on layoffs?

In an effort to fill a $2 billion gap in the state budget recently passed by the General Assembly and signed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, Malloy announced Tuesday morning that the administration will

Unscientific Hearst CT poll: Who do Dems like in Senate race?

We’ll get to hypothetical Republican and general election matchups down the road, but with the Democratic field becoming more clear, we want to hear from you today on this question:

If you’re a probable Democratic primary voter, who among Murphy, Bysiewicz and Tong do you prefer?

Your tweets: Should bin Laden photos be published?

We asked yesterday on Twitter what readers thought media organizations ought to do in the event that the White House releases photos of Osama bin Laden’s body, and got flooded with responses, a

Have your say: U.S. forces kill Osama bin Laden

In a victory that Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hailed as “ten years in the making,” U.S. forces killed Osama bin Laden Sunday in a firefight at bin Laden’s hideout in Pakistan. We want to hear from you. Do