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In Governor's Race, Bronin And Bysiewicz Show Fundraising Strength While Republicans Qualify for Public Financing

In Governor's Race, Bronin And Bysiewicz Show Fundraising Strength While Republicans Qualify for Public Financing

Susan Bysiewicz is serious about running for governor, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin’s fundraising machine is in overdrive and there are still millionaires willing to dump fortunes into a run for the top job in Connecticut.

Those are just a few of the details that emerge from an examination of the latest round of campaign finance reports of candidates for governor by The Courant. The new reports account for fundraising and spending during the last three months of 2017.

With no public polling to date in Connecticut’s hotly contested gubernatorial election, political observers are closely examining the reports to determine who is ahead in the crowded Republican and Democratic...

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