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  • Esty Has Earned Re-Election In 5th District

    Esty Has Earned Re-Election In 5th District
    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 — until his candidacy was brought down by an influence-peddling scandal involving several members of his campaign staff. She went on to defeat Mr. Donovan in the primary and win the general election.
  • Sleazy Tobacco Saga Ends With Prison Term

    The curtain falls on one of the sorriest incidents in recent Connecticut political history with the sentencing this week of the last of eight defendants in a campaign finance scandal. Paul Rogers, co-owner of a Waterbury smoke shop, was given six months...

    Feds Circling — Rowland Feels Heat Rise

    Feds Circling — Rowland Feels Heat Rise
    John Rowland again. The felonious former governor, The Courant confirmed Tuesday, has hired a high-flying Washington, D.C., law firm to represent him in the ominous federal criminal investigation of Rowland's furtive role in Simsbury Republican Lisa...

    Legislators Pass Budget Unfettered By Reality

    Scientists have long agreed that the human brain has tripled in size over the fullness of time. Connecticut's General Assembly this year put that settled conclusion in doubt. The legislative session, which ended at midnight on Wednesday, suggests that...

    Waterbury Businessman Guilty In Congressional Campaign Scandal

    Waterbury Businessman Guilty In Congressional Campaign Scandal
    A Waterbury tobacco shop owner pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to charges that he and others conspired to bribe a state legislative leader in an effort to kill a new tobacco tax at the state Capitol. Paul Rogers, 40, one of eight business,...