Ipsos conducts weekly polling uses a modeling method to determine whether a race is leaning toward a Republican or Democratic candidate. Its surveys show the Connecticut gubernatorial race is a dead...
Norwich election officials will hold special sessions in October in preparation for the Nov. 6 election.
GOP gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski has yet to explain how he would execute his promise to eliminate the income tax in eight years, and Republicans further down the ballot can't say how it...
Not only do Republican candidates have an unpopular president to defend, but the gubernatorial candidate at the head of their ticket is Trump without the charm of celebrity.
Preston voters defeated a plan to move voting to the town elementary school and unanimously approved setting up a committee to study the issue first.
Being disqualified from Wednesday night's gubernatorial debate did not stop independent candidate Oz Griebel from showing up to share his vision for leading Connecticut, and arguing that his...
Nineteen candidates for the Connecticut General Assembly on Wednesday morning addressed a meeting of the Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors and the Home Builder and Remodelers Association of...
Gubernatorial debate Wednesday in New London
Town election officials must be retrained regarding assistance to voters who are blind, disabled or unable to read or write following a 2017 complaint from a woman who alleged moderators infringed on...
In advance of the Nov. 6 election, Connecticut plans to provide cybersecurity training to local election officials and hire IT professionals to assess vulnerabilities within voter registration lists...
It's time for the traditional act of transparency, when candidates show how much money they make and what taxes they pay.
Gubernatorial contenders Ned Lamont and Oz Griebel took advantage of Bob Stefanowski’s absence at their first debate Wednesday to criticize their rival’s controversial pledge to phase...
Independent gubernatorial candidate Oz Griebel said Tuesday that he will make an appearance at the Sept. 12 debate sponsored by The Day and WTNH News 8 whether he's invited to participate or not.
The secretary of the state’s office said Tuesday that the Libertarian candidate for governor, Rod Hanscomb, has qualified for the ballot, joining Democrat Ned Lamont, Republican Bob...
The Democratic candidate for governor appears to look away from the camera, a posture that has caught the notice of some voters.
A town meeting will be held Sept. 13 on a proposal to move the town’s polling place for all elections and referendums to the Preston Veterans’ Memorial School.
Primary night takeaways: Establishment loses; diversity grows; good-bye, Sheriff Joe
Gubernatorial candidates Bob Stefanowski and Ned Lamont will debate at the Garde Arts Center, 325 State St., on Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. in an event sponsored by The Day and WTNH News 8.
Oz Griebel, a former Republican running for governor, qualified for the ballot Tuesday, the secretary of the state’s office said.
Republican Melissa Ziobron, the 34th District state representative who is running for the 33rd District Senate seat, has announced that she will open her campaign headquarters on Thursday at 105 Elm...
Shaun Mastroianni of Stonington, the Republican candidate for the 43rd District state House seat, announced Monday night that he has been endorsed by The Independent Party of Connecticut.
Representative Town Meeting member Baird Welch-Collins secured the Democratic nomination by edging out area nurse manager Patrick Murphy by just eight votes.
Reflecting a statewide trend, new voter registrations in southeastern Connecticut have spiked dramatically in the current midterm cycle.
Many of the governors in these states will have strong influence over the legislative districts drawn when new Census data arrives in 2020.
Waterford and Montville officials say they are preparing recounts next week after a tight Democratic primary for the 38th state House District seat.
State Sen. Art Linares, R-Westbrook, issued statements on Wednesday to thank those who supported him in his campaign for State Treasurer and congratulated the Republican nominee Thad Gray, to whom...
“It is about time that Connecticut had a real and talented Governor. Bob Stefanowski is the person needed to do the job,” Trump said in a tweet Wednesday morning.
Kurt Miller received the party endorsement at May's convention and defeated Litchfield businessman Mark Greenberg in Tuesday's primary.
Connecticut businessman Bob Stefanowski has won the Republican nomination for governor, defeating four fellow contenders in Tuesday's election, including the GOP's endorsed candidate
Baird Welch-Collins on Tuesday topped Patrick Murphy and Nick Gauthier in a tight contest for the Democratic nomination for the 38th state House of Representative seat.
Connecticut businessman Ned Lamont has won the Democratic nomination for governor
Endorsed candidate Karen Stockton won Tuesday’s Democratic primary for registrar of voters, defeating incumbent Cheryl Roberts 151 to 86 votes.
Almost a quarter of a million new voters might head to the polls this election season, which kicks off today in a handful of local and statewide primaries at a time when new registrations dwarf the...
One of the four Vermont Democrats seeking the party nomination to run for governor in the fall election isn't old enough to vote, let alone drive, but that isn't stopping him from running
It’s one of the few issues agreed upon by every candidate in Connecticut’s crowded gubernatorial field: the need for more worker concessions to offset surging retirement benefit costs.
Gubernatorial hopefuls would seek to accommodate southeastern Connecticut's gaming tribes.
If you're a registered Democrat or Republican, where do you need to go to vote in Tuesday's primary? Here's a list of polling places across the region.
The state of Connecticut has given Electric Boat at least $100 million in economic incentives over the past 10 years. Would that continue under the next governor?
Griswold residents have been rejoicing in the gubernatorial candidates' responses on a proposed gun range: all five of the Republicans and one of the Democrats on the Aug. 14 primary ballots have...
Candidates Baird Welch-Collins, Patrick Murphy and Nick Gauthier on Tuesday night shared their stories and answered questions from the community as they head into next week's primary seeking the...
Bridgeport Mayor Joseph P. Ganim was more aggressive Tuesday in questioning why Ned Lamont might be reluctant to support a convicted extortionist for governor than Lamont was in challenging...
GOP gubernatorial candidate David Stemerman pushed for eliminating the business entity tax and increasing tourism funding during a tour of several Mystic businesses Tuesday.
Dita Bhargava, a Democratic candidate for state treasurer, said Monday she’d push to commit a share of the revenue the state would derive from sports betting to the state teachers’ and...
Could Ned Lamont be planning to secure a place on the general election gubernatorial ballot if his opponent in the Democratic primary, the popular mayor of Bridgeport, beats him?
The challenge of eliminating the income tax is complicated by huge projected deficits, skyrocketing pension costs, and a controversial benefits contract that locks in many labor costs for nine years.
Few members of Congress are more entrenched than William Lacy Clay of St. Louis, but a once-homeless woman spurred to activism in Ferguson believes she could be the next Democrat to pull off a big...
In the first gubernatorial forum of its kind, five candidates took the stage in a crowded auditorium at New Haven’s Cooperative Arts & Humanities High School on Tuesday night to discuss...
Fanned by protests from gubernatorial candidate Tim Herbst and candidate for treasurer Sen. Art Linares, the story about the Pledge of Allegiance became perfect fodder for the Russian election...
Chris Donahue of Pawcatuck received enough votes at the party caucus to force an Aug. 14 primary with Kate Rotella of Mystic to determine who will be the party’s candidate for the 43rd...
The East Lyme registrars of voters will hold a special registration session from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 31.
Steve Obsitnik, one of five GOP gubernatorial candidates in an upcoming primary, is pushing for digital innovation and job growth for Connecticut.
Gubernatorial candidate Tim Herbst said he would seek to bring back the death penalty, end the early prison release program and crack down on sanctuary cities.
The Bridgeport mayor claims he has successfully rehabilitated himself and notes his constituents have forgiven him for the felony convictions.
Applications are available in the town clerk’s office and can be picked up in person, requested by phone or downloaded from www.stonington-ct.gov/clerk.
The registrars of voters will hold an enrollment session from noon to 2 p.m. July 31 at Town Hall. The enrollment session is for the purpose of registration and/or enrollment of residents entitled to...
New voters and voters who were removed from the registry list will be able to register during the office hours at Town Hall, 270 Hartford Road.
Including those who signed up as unaffiliated and for other, smaller parties, a total of 275,114 people have signed up to vote in Connecticut since the 2016 presidential election.
The Old Lyme registrars of voters said in a news release that they will hold a primary enrollment session from noon to 4 p.m. July 31 in their office on the mezzanine level of Town Hall.
The New London registrars of voters will hold a special registration session from 5 to 7 p.m. July 31 in anticipation of upcoming state and federal Democratic and Republican primary races.
New London Democrats will host a grand opening Saturday for the Democratic Headquarters at 38 Green St.
The unaffiliated gubernatorial candidate hopes to break partisan gridlock in Hartford.
Two Democrats are vying at the Aug. 14 primary for the party slot on the November ballot for registrar of voters.
With an Aug. 14 primary looming, five Republican candidates for governor debated Thursday night at Mohegan Sun.
Five vying for Republican nomination for governor will meet Thursday night in debate to be aired on 94.9 News Now and WDRC-AM 1360.
Bridgeport Mayor and Democratic candidate for governor Joe Ganim visited eastern Connecticut on Tuesday, making a stop at Electric Boat's headquarters in Groton to greet workers during a shift change.
Lawmakers have until July 15 in election years to use their franking privileges to write to constituents.
Republican K. Robert Lewis has no plans to be a presence on the campaign trail or expend any campaign funds. He’s agreed instead to become a placeholder for New London Republicans while they...
Malloy is not on the ballot but Donald Trump is in the White House, and Connecticut Republicans need to own the leader of their party or renounce him.
Eva Bermudez Zimmerman, a candidate for lieutenant governor, is a millennial. She speaks to issues like child care that impact middle class families. And she is a diverse face in a mostly white state...
State Sen. Cathy Osten, D-Sprague, has endorsed Greenwich businesswoman Dita Bhargava for state treasurer.
President Donald Trump will headline the Nevada Republican Party's convention on Saturday and also appear at a fundraiser with Republican U.S. Sen. Dean Heller
A second incumbent Republican congressman loses his seat in a primary featuring intense divisions among the GOP in the Trump era
The Supreme Court's decision upholding Ohio's method of removing people from voter rolls appears unlikely to have a ripple effect
The goal is to register and encourage voters and fundraise for a pavilion on Hewitt Farm.
Sen. Murphy prepares for the fall election from his anti-Trump bully pulpit.
State Rep. Mike France, R-Ledyard, was endorsed for re-election to what would be his third term in the 42nd District House seat.
Democrats endorsed Martha Marx for the 40th state Senate District and state Rep. Chris Soto, D- New London, in the 39th Assembly District.
The Democratic Town Committee has rescheduled its caucus to endorse a candidate for registrar of voters to Tuesday at Town Hall.
Rep. Devin Carney, R-Old Lyme, and Democratic challenger Matt Pugliese secured endorsements from their respective parties for the 23rd state House District seat.