Four years this week Dan Malloy’s quest to become governor got a big boost thanks to a Quinnipiac University poll showing him nine points ahead of Republican rival Tom Foley. 108 more words
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A statewide poll shows Republican Tom Foley leading Gov. Dannel P. Malloy by six percentage points as voters give the challenger high marks on the key issues of jobs and the economy and government spending. 103 more words
Add another nearly $2 million in PAC money to the tally in Connecticut’s race for governor.
According to filings with the State Elections Enforcement Commission first reported by the Connecticut Mirror, the political action committee Connecticut Forward, an affiliate of the Democratic Governors Association, collected $1.15 million from two national public employee unions, while the Republican Governors Association added another $800,000 to Grow Connecticut, a Republican PAC with ties to challenger Tom Foley. 85 more words