| Dec 6, 2012
| 12:25 PM
The results of the November election should have left no doubt in the minds of the right-wingers in charge of the national Republican Party about how far their ideas are from the wants of a majority American voters. For any conceivable remaining...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:16 PM
As the nation hurtles toward 2013's "fiscal cliff" — a combination of tax increases and spending cuts designed to tackle the nation's ballooning deficit — pundits from across the political spectrum are inciting full-scale panic.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:37 AM
By the time the dust finally settled on Tuesday night, President Barack Obama carried Pennsylvania by 5 percentage points over Republican nominee Mitt Romney. So, just how correct were Pennsylvania’s army of pollsters in predicting the final...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 2:43 PM
On Nov. 6, California narrowly missed becoming the 18th state to abolish the death penalty. But an equally compelling story is evolving in Connecticut, which successfully abolished its death penalty last spring but left in place the death sentences of its...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 8:20 AM
Olympics fever isn't quite over yet. Special Olympics Connecticut holds its 2012 Holiday Sports Classic on Nov. 17 and 18 in New Haven, Hamden, Milford and East Haven. The sports featured this time around are volleyball (at Floyd Little Athletic Center,...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 10:21 PM
The FHSAA girls volleyball state semifinals begin Tuesday and six Central Florida schools still have their preseason goals of winning a state title intact.
Each squad has traveled different roads to get to play in Kissimmee’s Silver Spurs Arena....
| Nov 13, 2012
| 10:00 AM
When you look at the final numbers, pollsters like Quinnipiac University's Douglas Schwartz came out of this election looking pretty good.
Predictions about Obama's victory were nearly on the money. Republican candidate Linda McMahon's U.S. Senate...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 5:29 PM
If any legislature in the country had the political momentum to quickly pass strong gun control laws this year it seemed that Connecticut did, where 26 children and women were killed in the Newtown school massacre Dec. 14.
But as Connecticut legislators...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:00 PM
As part of Quinnipiac University's Black History Month celebration, members from the First Wave Hip Hop and Urban Arts Learning Community will perform Kingdom Bequeath, an experimental production pondering questions about life, respect, power, equal...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 5:29 AM
A Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday shows presumptive Republican nominee Ken Cuccinelli and presumptive Democratic nominee Terry McAuliffe in a dead heat in the 2013 governor's race.
In a head to head match up Attorney General Cuccinelli and...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:04 AM
A poll released Thursday by the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute shows Virginia voters back the photo only voter ID bill sent to Gov. Bob McDonnell Wednesday by a roughly 3-1 margin.
The poll of 1,112 registerd voters in the state showed 75...