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Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010

Commentary: Fame and Fortune Don't Win Elections

Commentary: Fame and Fortune Don't Win Elections

With the conclusion of the 2010 campaign we can, once and for all, declare that winning political campaigns is not as simple as having great name recognition or a big wallet. As John Housman stated so clearly...

Tuesday, Oct 26, 2010

Blumenthal Has 12-Point Lead: Poll

Blumenthal Has 12-Point Lead: Poll

Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has a 12-point lead over Republican Linda McMahon in the U.S. Senate race in a poll released on Tuesday morning. He also has a higher favorability rating, and pollsters...

Monday, Oct 25, 2010

Tuesday Is the Last Day to Register to Vote

Tuesday Is the Last Day to Register to Vote

Election Day may be three weeks a way, but the opportunity for many to have a say in the outcome is fast approaching.

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010

President Makes Another Campaign Trip for Dems

President Makes Another Campaign Trip for Dems

President Obama is visiting Bridgeport to support local Democratic candidates.

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010

Murphy, Caligiuri Tangle on Jobs, Social Security Health Care

Murphy, Caligiuri Tangle on Jobs, Social Security Health Care

Democratic incumbent 5th District U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy and Republican challenger Sam Caligiuri debate in front of AARP audience.

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010

McMahon Spends More Than $40M on Senate Race

McMahon Spends More Than $40M on Senate Race

Linda McMahon, former WWE CEO, vowed to spend up to $50 million.

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010

Voter Registration Deadline Quickly Approaching

Voter Registration Deadline Quickly Approaching

The deadline is just a week before Election Day.

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010

Foley Camp Distances Itself from Pastor’s Controversial Statements

Foley Camp Distances Itself from Pastor’s Controversial Statements

Tom Foley spokeswoman Liz Osborn said the Rev. Barbara Sexton was not, as Democrats claim, a member of a coalition working to convince independent voters to support Foley.

Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010

Malloy Rises to 49 Percent, Foley at 42 in Q-Poll

Malloy Rises to 49 Percent,  Foley at 42 in Q-Poll

Democrat Dan Malloy is moving closer to 50 percent in the race for governor against Republican Tom Foley. Quinnipiac University released a poll on Friday morning showing Malloy with 49 and Foley with 42 percent...

Thursday, Oct 14, 2010

Blumenthal Has First Double-Digit Lead in Months

Blumenthal Has First Double-Digit Lead in Months

For the first time in months, Democratic State Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has a double-digit lead in the U.S. Senate race. A Quinnipiac University poll released on Thursday morning puts Blumenthal...

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Lanes Closed on I-84 West in Danbury After Truck Rollover

Lanes Closed on I-84 West in Danbury After Truck Rollover

Lanes on Interstate 84 west in Danbury are closed this morning after a tractor trailer rollover.

New Britain Train Derailment Cleanup Could Take Days

New Britain Train Derailment Cleanup Could Take Days

The cleanup process after a train derailed in New Britain on Tuesday could take days, city officials said.

Overnight Snow, Rain Creates Slick Spots for Commuters

Overnight Snow, Rain Creates Slick Spots for Commuters

Some towns had snow accumulation overnight while the rest of the state got a rainy mixture.

Frantic Rescue Underway in Indonesia as Quake Kills Scores

Frantic Rescue Underway in Indonesia as Quake Kills Scores

A strong earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early Wednesday, killing nearly 100 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings. Maj.

Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Lit for Anniversary of Attack

Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Lit for Anniversary of Attack

The Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge in New Haven is red, white and blue this morning to mark the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Crews Battle 2-Alarm Fire in New Haven

Crews Battle 2-Alarm Fire in New Haven

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