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Hartford Election Monitor Established

Hartford Election Monitor Established

The secretary of the state has established an election monitor for the city of Hartford after problems at the polls in November 2014 prompted city officials to try removing the three registrars of voters from office. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Presidential Super PACs Set to Report on Funding

Presidential Super PACs Set to Report on Funding

Unlike campaigns, these outside groups aren't limited in how much money they can accept from individual donors. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Car Tax Cuts Coming to Connecticut

Car Tax Cuts Coming to Connecticut

As the state's ar tax deadline draws near, some of the state's top lawmakers are working to get the word out about... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
In Miami, Clinton Calls for Lifting Cuba Embargo

In Miami, Clinton Calls for Lifting Cuba Embargo

Hillary Rodham Clinton on Friday called on Congress to end the trade embargo the U.S. has imposed against Cuba since... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
GOP Taps First Hispanic Candidate for Waterbury Mayor

GOP Taps First Hispanic Candidate for Waterbury Mayor

Waterbury mayoral candidate Jose Morales may not have the widest name-recognition, but city Republicans say once... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Malloy Meets With Hartford North End Residents

Malloy Meets With Hartford North End Residents

Gov. Dannel Malloy answered questions about the recent spike in killings in the capital city while meeting with... Watch »

Jul 29, 2015
Hartford Mayor Continues Campaign as Part of Slate

Hartford Mayor Continues Campaign as Part of Slate

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra will make an announcement Wednesday evening "regarding the direction of his... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Hillary Clinton to Call for Lifting Embargo With Cuba

Hillary Clinton to Call for Lifting Embargo With Cuba

Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign says she will call for lifting the embargo with Cuba in a Florida address on... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
College Ends Student Health Plans Over Birth Control Coverage Mandate

College Ends Student Health Plans Over Birth Control Coverage Mandate

Wheaton College in suburban Chicago says it will stop offering health insurance plans to students to avoid providing... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Scott Walker Skips Cheez Whiz, but Avoids Swiss Gaffe, With Philly Cheesesteaks Order

Scott Walker Skips Cheez Whiz, but Avoids Swiss Gaffe, With Philly...

The governor of the nation's top cheese-producing state visited the capital of cheesesteaks on Tuesday and ordered... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Conservative Pushes Symbolic Vote to Oust Boehner

Conservative Pushes Symbolic Vote to Oust Boehner

Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina on Tuesday filed a resolution to vacate the chair, an initial procedural step. Read »

Jul 28, 2015
'Bald Is Beautiful': Maryland Governor Shares Photo After Chemo

'Bald Is Beautiful': Maryland Governor Shares Photo After Chemo

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, who is being treated for cancer, shared a photo of his new bald head on Facebook on... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Hartford Democrats Endorse Luke Bronin for Mayor

Hartford Democrats Endorse Luke Bronin for Mayor

The Hartford Democratic Town Committee endorsed Luke Bronin for mayor after incumbent Pedro Segarra walked out of... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Obama Chides GOP Candidates Trump, Cruz and Huckabee

Obama Chides GOP Candidates Trump, Cruz and Huckabee

Insisting that Americans deserve better, President Barack Obama chided Republicans Mike Huckabee, Donald Trump and... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
GOP's Chairman Doesn't Expect Trump Third-Party Run

GOP's Chairman Doesn't Expect Trump Third-Party Run

Republican Party chairman Reince Priebus said Monday that he's not worried about Donald Trump eventually running for... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
'Third-World' NYC Airport LaGuardia to Be Torn Down, Rebuilt

'Third-World' NYC Airport LaGuardia to Be Torn Down, Rebuilt

Gov. Cuomo has introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport. The governor announced Monday afternoon... Watch »

Jul 28, 2015
2016 Republicans Use Trump, TV to Make Debate Cut

2016 Republicans Use Trump, TV to Make Debate Cut

Rick Perry is attacking Donald Trump's credibility and branding the billionaire businessman "a cancer on... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
Killian Leaves Hartford Mayoral Race, Endorses Bronin

Killian Leaves Hartford Mayoral Race, Endorses Bronin

Former probate judge Robert Killian has withdrawn from the Hartford mayoral race and endorsed challenger Luke... Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Appeals Court Tosses 1 of 2 Counts Against Rick Perry

Appeals Court Tosses 1 of 2 Counts Against Rick Perry

A Texas appeals court Friday dismissed out one of the two counts against former Gov. Rick Perry in the... Read »

Jul 24, 2015

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