Tag Archives: 2014

The Capitol Beat: November 5 | Election Recap

Connecticut 2014 Election Results

Federal Congressional Races: – Incumbents John Larson (D), Elizabeth Esty (D), Rosa DeLauro (D), Joe Courtney (D) and Jim Himes (D) all won re-election. There were no US Senate races in Connecticut.

Governor – Governor Malloy (D) won his bid for a […]

The Capitol Beat: November 3

“Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable.”

– Mark Twain

November 4: The Day We’ve all Been Waiting for…to be over

The day of reckoning and release from the onslaught of statistics, political ads and solicitations is almost upon us. It won’t feel […]

The Capitol Beat: September 29 – October 3

Quote of the Week:

I didn’t want to do it out of anger…I stood there and took his best.

Governor Malloy responds to reporters Thursday night after a debate with Republican candidate Tom Foley, which featured many two-way personal recriminations.

Here’s a Question for the […]

The Capitol Beat: August 12, 2014

Republican Tom Foley Defeats McKinney, Setting up Rematch with Malloy in November; Sen. Eric Coleman Prevails; Bridgeport Hands Defeat to Sen. Musto, Rep. Ayala, Newton

Greenwich Republican and businessman Tom Foley defeated Senate Minority Leader John McKinney of Fairfield in Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary, setting up a […]

The Capitol Beat: August 4-8

Statewide Primaries are Upon Us; Candidates Doing Last-minute Canvassing, Calling

As Tuesday, August 12 approaches and the voting machines are rolled out for primary balloting, all eyes are on who among the Republicans will face Democratic Governor Malloy and Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman in November. While […]