State Sen. Paul Formica’s 2016 campaign committee treasurer failed to disclose that Formica’s daughter was the ultimate recipient of consulting fees the committee paid a Norwich...
The Connecticut Working Families Party on Thursday announced endorsements for 90 candidates statewide, including incumbent Democratic Mayor Michael Passero and a mix of New London school board and...
A key Senate panel approves $250 million to help states beef up their election systems
Four local unions representing city employees joined on Thursday to endorse incumbent Mayor Michael Passero.
In the coming weeks The Day and League of Women Voters will be hosting debates in Waterford, for first selectman, and in New London for the office of mayor. More debates should be announced soon.
New London Green Party mayoral candidate Frida Berrigan’s name will not appear on the election ballot in November, the result of missing paperwork.
The Registrars of Voters will hold a session on Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Town Hall to complete the preliminary registry list for the Nov. 5 election.
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Moran easily defeated endorsed candidate Gauthier, 99-47, in Tuesday's primary.
Candidates running for office in the upcoming municipal election would like to think that a connection with voters and hard work on the campaign trail are the keys to success in November.
Top political leaders in Connecticut are set to receive an update on election security
Connecticut residents have until noon on Monday to register to vote in Tuesday's primary elections
The daughter of famous peace activists, Berrigan is an unlikely but engaging candidate for mayor of New London
Maine is set to become the first state to allow voters to rank multiple candidates in a general presidential election
Some city Democrats claim Republican mayoral candidate Martin Olsen supports “further deportations of New London residents.” Olsen says Democrats are being disingenuous.
False claims following mass shootings are early signs of online mischief ahead of 2020 election
Green Party Chairwoman Ronna Stuller is running for a spot on the City Council and Sharmaine Gregor for school board.
The Democratic Town Committee selected a new candidate to run against Republican First Selectman Mark Nickerson in this year’s election after the party’s endorsed candidate dropped out...
The Day has begun planning for candidate debates in advance of the Nov. 5 municipal elections. We anticipate sponsoring debates in chief executive races — mayors and first selectmen.
Democrats releasing plans to battle climate change ahead of town halls on the issue, a sharp contrast to Trump's dismissal of climate science
The ballot order lotteries will be open to residents.
Democrats face identity crisis in next phase of race to deny Trump's 2020 reelection bid
Republicans Edward Gauthier and Gregory S. Moran Sr. will vy for the party nomination on the November ballot in a Sept. 10 primary.
After six terms and 24 years on Mohegan Tribal Council, Mark Brown's tenure ended in election defeat.
Mayor Michael Passero this week said he planned to provide a full accounting of the work at Greens Harbor Beach to the City Council — after the project is completed.
The New London Democratic Town Committee has replaced one of its Board of Education candidates due to a conflict with her job.
Emma Burnside submitted a letter to Town Clerk Cindy Ladwig, saying she was withdrawing her name from the list of Republican candidates for the board.
The Democratic candidate endorsed to run against First Selectman Mark Nickerson in this year’s election announced she has dropped out of the race due to health reasons.
Mark Brown, the longest-serving member of the council, is among three incumbents seeking new four-year terms.
The Sept. 10 primary between endorsed candidate Edward Gauthier and challenger Gregory S. Moran Sr. is underway, despite a pending elections complaint.
Republican Mayoral Candidate Marty Olsen says Mayor Michael Passero has exceeded his authority when he spent an extra $1.8 million on the ongoing improvement project at Greens Harbor Beach.
Republican Gregory S. Moran Sr. filed a petition seeking a Republican primary for the first selectman seat but faces a complaint that the petition is invalid.
Analysis shows up to 12% of voters in the 2020 general election will cast their ballots on machines without paper backup, making their ballots more vulnerable to hacking
Tim Griswold, former longtime Republican first selectman, announced he will once again vie for the town’s top office this week, setting up a rematch with Bonnie Reemsnyder.
The Republican Party, the Trump campaign and other GOP organizations say they're freezing their spending on Twitter to protest the platform's treatment of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
Democratic RTM member and former New London Mayor Beth Sabilia is teaming up with RTM member Joshua Steele Kelly to face off against Republican Selectman Rob Brule and Board of Education member Jody...
Griswold is collecting signatures to return to office in light of "recent news items" involving sitting First Selectwoman Bonnie Reemsnyder.
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Following recent party endorsements, a rematch is officially set for the mayor's seat with Democratic incumbent Ron McDaniel facing another challenge from Republican Town Council Chairman Tom McNally.
The Groton Republican Town Committee and Democratic Town Committees endorsed last week their slates of candidates for the upcoming November municipal election.
The Groton Independent Party has announced it will hold a caucus of its members at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5
Ahead of the town clerk filing deadline Wednesday, the Republican and Democratic town committees have finalized their endorsements for mayor, Town Council and the Board of Education.
First Selectwoman Bonnie Reemsnyder said Friday that recent turmoil at the Connecticut Port Authority, including her resignation this week as its board chair, has not swayed her intention to run for...
Former special counsel Robert Mueller's warning that Russian election interference is still happening "as we sit" is putting pressure on Republican leaders in Congress to join Democrats in passing...
The City’s Democratic and Republican town committees nominated candidates for the upcoming election on Tuesday – a blend of familiar faces and newcomers to the political arena.
Republican and Democratic Town Committees on Monday night endorsed their slate of candidates for positions across several boards and commissions in this year's upcoming election.
Preston Democrats endorsed Sandra Allyn-Gauthier as the party's first selectman candidate Tuesday.
Two-time Libertarian mayoral candidate William Russell and petitioning candidate Rebecca Melucci will be on the Norwich Nov. 5 election ballot for City Council.
Four days after announcing he will not seek re-election as first selectman, Rob Simmons and his wife, Heidi, and Emma Burnside were endorsed Monday by Republicans to run for the Board of Education.
The Greens have announced support for community organizer and author Frida Berrigan in her run for mayor and have started a petition drive to secure her a spot on the ballot.
If re-elected, Mayor Fred Allyn III said he wants to continue focusing on economic development as well as town efficiency.
Republican Selectman John Prue and unaffiliated Board of Finance member Danielle Chesebrough, who was nominated by the Democrats, will run for the seat.
Court records released Thursday show that President Donald Trump took part in a flurry of phone calls in the weeks before the 2016 election as his close aides and allies scrambled to pay porn star...
The Republican Town Committee Wednesday nominated a slate of five candidates to run for City Council in fall, five for Board of Education and one for treasurer.
The Democratic Town Committee Tuesday endorsed a slate of six candidates to run for City Council this fall, another six candidates for the Board of Education.
First Selectwoman Bonnie Reemsnyder and Selectwoman Mary Jo Nosal both announced their plans for re-election as town executive and right-hand woman last Wednesday.
The Democratic and Republican town committees will meet this week to endorse candidates for City Council, Board of Education and city treasurer.
Businessman and Selectman Rob Brule and longtime Board of Education member Jody Nazarchyk recently announced runs for first selectman and selectwoman, respectively.
The Democratic and Republican town committees will meet Thursday, July 18, to choose candidates to run in the November election for first selectman, Board of Selectmen and other offices.
Voters on Tuesday rejected both the proposed $3.89 million town government budget and the proposed $12 million school budget in the second budget referendum.
Campaigning in South Carolina, Biden apologizes for his recent comments about working with segregationist senators
2020 Democrats converge in Miami for first night of debates
Republican City Councilor Marty Olsen plans to formally announce a challenge to incumbent Democratic Mayor Michael Passero on Monday, ending speculation about whether Passero would have competition...
In a decision he said was made out of love for East Lyme, First Selectman Mark Nickerson announced Thursday he will seek a third term as town executive in this year’s upcoming election.
Mayor Ron McDaniel recently announced he will seek a third term as the town executive.
Lawmakers and experts are warning that videos altered with artificial intelligence software pose a threat to national security and the 2020 U.S. election
Democrats assail Trump's apparent willingness to accept foreign help in his campaign while Republicans, also taken aback, struggle to defend him
The Democratic National Committee has announced that 20 presidential candidates qualified for the party's first presidential debates later this month
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is mounting a strong defense of democratic socialism even as Republicans and some of his Democratic presidential opponents have seized on it to brand...
Trump says if a foreign power were offering dirt on his 2020 opponent, he'd be open to accepting it
President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden to visit Iowa, where Biden plans to criticize Trump's economic policy
Three Democrats have registered as City Council candidates for the upcoming municipal election and formed a committee to raise funds.
The hardest-fought European Parliament election in decades is drawing toward a close with the anti-immigrant far right and the pro-environment Greens both projected to gain ground at the expense of...