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Author: Bill Cummings

Malloy endorses Hillary for president

HARTFORD – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Sunday endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, two days after Clinton raised a quick $200,000 for her campaign in Greenwich. “This is a critical election for the

Merrill files complaint over Hartford poll problems

HARTFORD – Secretary of the State Denise Merrill has filed a complaint with the State Elections Enforcement Commission over problems at two Hartford polling places during Tuesday’s voting. The

Man arrested outside Obama rally in Bridgeport

Dave Boyer, a White House correspondent traveling with President Obama, reported a male was arrested outside Central High School after the president entered the grounds. “A male law enforcement

President visits CT

Update 3:24 President Obama is at Central High School and expected to speak very shortly. Update 2:59 President Obama is not using Interstate 95 after all. Obama is traveling via helicopter to

Visconti endorses Foley

Independent candidate for governor Joe Visconti on Sunday withdrew from the race and threw his support to Republican challenger Tom Foley, according to multiple published reports. The endorsement

Tickets available Monday for Obama’s Bridgeport rally

BRIDGEPORT – President Barrack Obama on Wednesday will rally Democrats during an open event at Central High School, state Democrats announced Sunday. The 8 p.m. rally is free but tickets are limited

Malloy, Republicans spar over early release

HARTFORD—Connecticut Republicans are trying to make political hay out of the tragic death of a one-year old baby last month. Senate Republicans said the fatal stabbing of Zaniyah Calloway by a

Jodi Rell joins national Republican committee

Former Gov. M. Jodi Rell has been named to the national Republican State Leadership Committee. “We are honored that Governor Jodi Rell will share her exceptional talent and dedication to the RSLC’s

Somers wins GOP nomination for Lt. Governor

HARTFORD – GOP endorsed candidate and six-term state Rep. Penny Bacchiochi of Stafford has conceded the race for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor to former Groton Mayor Heather

Somers leading Lt. Governor race

HARTFORD – Former Groton Mayor Heather Somers holds a narrow lead over two challengers for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor, state election officials said. With all of the votes