Donovan’s secret weapon: Campaign manager’s baby

As he works to salvage his 5th District congressional campaign and reputation, state House Speaker Chris Donovan, D-Meriden, might want to seriously consider borrowing his campaign manager’s baby for

Murphy campaign on Q-Poll: Holy #@%*%!!! Send money!!!

Read into it what you will – panic or mock panic. In the wake of this morning’s Quinnipiac University poll showing Republican Linda McMahon within three points of Democrat Chris Murphy in the general

‘Work cut out’ for Shays campaign

Reached on the phone by Hearst Connecticut Media Group’s Ken Dixon earlier today, here’s how Amanda Bergen, communications director for Chris Shays’ U.S. Senate campaign, said about today’s Quinnipiac

McMahon, Murphy open huge primary leads

Fresh off receiving endorsements from their respective parties at their state conventions, frontrunners Linda McMahon and Chris Murphy are now running away from their primary opponents in the state’s

McCain cuts infomercial for Shays

Christopher Shays is trending in Washington, D.C. But can his coziness with the political establishment translate to electoral success against Linda McMahon in Connecticut’s GOP Senate primary? U.S.

Can Tom Swan prevent Donovan’s Swan Song?

Hours before the U.S. Attorney’s office Thursday afternoon announced Wednesday’s arrest of Chris Donovan’s finance director, Tom Swan met with the congressional candidate and agreed to take over as

Working Families Party stands by Donovan

The Connecticut Working Families Party in late December endorsed state House Speaker Chris Donovan’s, D-Meriden, bid for Congress. Donovan’s campaign was rocked last week when his finance director was

Chris Donovan says he can’t quit Chris Donovan

In an email message to supporters of his embattled congressional bid, state House Speaker Chris Donovan, D-Meriden, pulls a bit of a Brokeback Mountain and promises he won’t quit on them or on