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John McKinney

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  • Foley, McKinney In Polite First Face-Off On The Issues

     Foley, McKinney In Polite First Face-Off On The Issues
    ROCKY HILL — Republican gubernatorial candidates Tom Foley and John McKinney squared off here Thursday night in their first face-to-face debate of the primary season — sharply criticizing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and avoiding any direct...
  • Malloy, Pelto, McKinney Woo Working Families Party At Convention

     Malloy, Pelto, McKinney Woo Working Families Party At Convention
    WALLINGFORD — Three candidates for governor each made their pitches to the Working Families Party here on Saturday morning, but they never had to see each other. Scheduled near the beginning of the three-hour program, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was able...
  • Foley Seeks Common Ground With Pelto In Race Against Malloy

    Conservative Republican Tom Foley and liberal Democrat Jonathan Pelto would not seem to have much in common, but Foley says he sees a common bond between them. Each candidate is running for governor this year and trying to unseat incumbent Gov. Dannel P....
  • Boughton Drops Out Of Governor's Race

    HARTFORD — Hobbled by a lack of money, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton suspended his campaign for governor on Wednesday and is calling on Republicans to coalesce behind Tom Foley. "It's been my honor to seek Connecticut's highest statewide office,"...
  • Malloy Defends Education Record Vs. Pelto

     Malloy Defends Education Record Vs. Pelto
    Until now, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has largely ignored Jonathan Pelto, a harsh critic who has bashed Malloy on his education policies in a blog that is read by some teachers and liberal Democrats. But now that Pelto is a publicly declared candidate for...
  • If Boughton's Derailed, Will That Help Foley?

    Who is to blame for the breakup of the political partnership between Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, Republican candidate for governor, and Heather Bond Somers, GOP candidate for lieutenant governor? Somers certainly instigated the political divorce...
  • Public Financing Race Consumes Candidates

    Connecticut's expensive public financing of election campaigns was intended to take the emphasis off money in politics. A candidate would raise a modest amount of money in small contributions of no more than $100 each and then dive into the honey pot of...
  • Democrats Using Gun Control As Weapon; Did McKinney Waver?

    It's clear that Connecticut's post-Newtown gun control law will play a loud role in the legislative campaigns as Second Amendment advocates attack supporters, predictably. But Democrats are also using the issue as a weapon against anyone who hints at...
  • Two Gubernatorial Candidates Owe Back Taxes

     Two Gubernatorial Candidates Owe Back Taxes
    They want to take charge of the state government and its $22 billion annual budget, but they haven't been able to pay some of their own personal bills — including state or federal taxes. That's true of two of the seven candidates for governor in...
  • Malloy, Foley Tied In Potential Matchup For Governor's Race

    Tax and budget issues continue to drag down Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's job approval rating, and he remains tied with Republican Tom Foley with less than six months before the gubernatorial election, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Friday....
  • Dems Want Keno

    Dems Want Keno
    I was listening to John Dankosky's “The Wheelhouse” on Connecticut Public Radio the other day. They were talking about the fact that keno is still in the state budget as a way to raise revenue. The guests couldn’t quite place...