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Connecticut Treasurer Candidates Trade Barbs
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Connecticut Treasurer Candidates Trade Barbs

The normally mundane race to operate Connecticut's state pension funds, among other duties, has turned into a political war of words between the incumbent Democrat Denise Nappier and Republican challenger Tim Herbst. Watch »

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Decision 2014: The Candidates Speak

Decision 2014: The Candidates Speak

In this week's episode of Decision 2014, NBC Connecticut wraps its arms around the race for governor as... Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Former Governor John Rowland Found Guilty on All 7 Counts

Former Governor John Rowland Found Guilty on All 7 Counts

A federal jury unanimously found former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland guilty on all seven counts in a... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Foley Defends Record at Pennsylvania Company

Foley Defends Record at Pennsylvania Company

Connecticut Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley says he ultimately saved unionized workers' jobs following... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Jury Begins Deliberations in Rowland Trial

Jury Begins Deliberations in Rowland Trial

Federal prosecutors did their best Thursday to lay out their final case against Connecticut's former governor... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Defense Rests Without Rowland Testimony

Defense Rests Without Rowland Testimony

A judge has set closing arguments for Thursday in the federal trial of former Connecticut Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Chris Christie Coming to Connecticut

Chris Christie Coming to Connecticut

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will travel to Connecticut next week to stump for Republicans running for... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Tea Party Calls on Visconti to Drop Out of Race

Tea Party Calls on Visconti to Drop Out of Race

Connecticut Tea Party leader Tanya Bachand has written an open letter to unaffiliated candidate for governor... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
Defense Tries to Show Ex-Governor Rowland Did Real Work

Defense Tries to Show Ex-Governor Rowland Did Real Work

An executive for a nursing home company has testified that former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland did... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
State Leaders Look to Improve Internet Reliability

State Leaders Look to Improve Internet Reliability

State leaders joined city and town officials Monday to announce the start of their effort to improve... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Prosecution Rests in Rowland Corruption Trial

Prosecution Rests in Rowland Corruption Trial

The prosecution has rested its case in the federal campaign corruption trial of former Connecticut Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Sen. Bernie Sanders

Sen. Bernie Sanders "Thinking" About Running for President

Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders fueled speculation about his 2016 plans over the weekend, telling "Meet... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Malloy, Foley Address Transportation at Candidate Forum

Malloy, Foley Address Transportation at Candidate Forum

Voters will have the chance this morning to hear what two of the gubernatorial candidates plan to do... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Decision 2014: The Q-Poll

Decision 2014: The Q-Poll

This week’s episode of "Decision 2014" focuses on the first Quinnipiac poll of the general election. Read »

Sep 14, 2014
Visconti Says He'll Be a Factor in November

Visconti Says He'll Be a Factor in November

Unaffiliated candidate for governor Joe Visconti says all you have to do is look at the numbers in the... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Calif. State Sen. Gets Jail Time for Lying About Residence

Calif. State Sen. Gets Jail Time for Lying About Residence

California State Sen. Rod Wright has been sentenced to 90 days in Los Angeles County jail for lying about his legal... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Malloy Ad Not Endorsed by NBC Connecticut

Malloy Ad Not Endorsed by NBC Connecticut

A political advertisement supporting Governor Dannel Malloy began airing on NBC Connecticut and other media outlets... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
QU Poll: Foley is Favored Over Malloy for Governor

QU Poll: Foley is Favored Over Malloy for Governor

A statewide poll shows Republican Tom Foley leading Gov. Dannel P. Malloy by six percentage points as voters... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Romney Inner Circle Meeting in Washington

Romney Inner Circle Meeting in Washington

Members of Mitt Romney's inner circle are shooting down speculation about the former Republican... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Rowland's Attorneys Cross-Examine Brian Foley

Rowland's Attorneys Cross-Examine Brian Foley

Attorneys for former Gov. John Rowland spent Tuesday morning cross-examining Brian Foley in a federal trial for... Watch »

Sep 9, 2014
9/27-9/28/14 NBC Connecticut Health & Wellness Festival
Join us for the 2014 Health & Wellness Festival Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 at the Connecticut Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more
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