| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Elizabeth Esty was in the right place at the right time. In early 2012, she was challenging House Speaker Christopher Donovan for the Democratic nomination for the 5th Congressional District seat. Mr. Donovan was better known and was attracting more money...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:52 PM
A federal safety agency reported Tuesday that operational blunders and lax policies at Metro-North were at least partly to blame for the crashes that killed two workers and four passengers and injured 126 riders last year and this spring.
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:45 PM
NEW HAVEN — First Lady Michelle Obama headlined a campaign rally for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Thursday as the Democrats embark on a final drive to get out the vote for Tuesday's election.
The party chose New Haven for the first of two high-profile...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican Tom Foley raced across the state Monday at a breakneck pace as they tried to reach as many voters as possible and grab any advantage in a dead-heat governor’s race that will be decided by Tuesday’s...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Incumbent Democrat Elizabeth Esty won a second term in the 5th Congressional District on Tuesday, as Republican challenger Mark Greenberg conceded defeat.
Greenberg told supporters about 10:20 p.m. at the Palace Theater in Waterbury that before all...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 7:27 PM
NEW BRITAIN – Former U.S. Rep. Nancy Johnson joined 5th congressional district candidate Mark Greenberg on the campaign trail Tuesday, telling a small gathering at a senior citizens center that Greenberg's Democratic opponent is spreading lies about...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 1:45 PM
President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton will both visit Connecticut next week to campaign for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in the final weeks of a dead-heat election.
Obama will be in Bridgeport on Wednesday, while Clinton will campaign at the...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 1:20 PM
President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton will both be campaigning next week for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to help boost the candidate's chances in the final weeks of a dead-heat race.
Obama is scheduled to arrive Wednesday in Bridgeport,...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Sen. Chris Murphy is right to want to protect American businesses and jobs from being undercut by cheaper foreign goods.
That — and reaping political benefit, no doubt — is why he's long hewed to a "Buy American" agenda. Though he's been...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Today I received a cancellation notice for my health insurance policy. This action started when all my representatives in Congress -- Democrats Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Sen. Chris Murphy and Rep. Joe Courtney all voted for socialized medicine several...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:07 AM
With only one month left before crucial elections, President Barack Obama will be coming to Greenwich on Tuesday for a big-ticket fundraiser at a 20-acre estate in one of the town's most upscale neighborhoods.
Ticket prices can go as high as $32,400 per...