2014 Connecticut Gubenatorial Election http://wshu.org en Democrat Malloy and Republican Foley spar following their party conventions http://wshu.org/post/democrat-malloy-and-republican-foley-spar-following-their-party-conventions <p>Connecticut’s Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy and his leading Republican challenger Tom Foley are taking shots at each other following their party conventions over the weekend. &nbsp;The candidates are picking up from four years ago when Malloy narrowly beat Foley.</p> Mon, 19 May 2014 22:09:11 +0000 Ebong Udoma 17670 at http://wshu.org Foley accepts GOP nomination for Conn. governor; Boughton and McKinney qualify for primary http://wshu.org/post/foley-accepts-gop-nomination-conn-governor-boughton-and-mckinney-qualify-primary <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Connecticut Republicans have endorsed Greenwich Businessman Tom Foley as their candidate to challenge Democratic Governor </span>Dannel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Malloy in this year’s gubernatorial election. However, Foley still has to contend with a possible three-way primary in August.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The endorsement came on Saturday on the second day of the two-day party convention at </span>Mohegan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Sun in </span>Unasville<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;</span></p> Sat, 17 May 2014 14:02:52 +0000 Ebong Udoma & Dan Katz & Alison Freeland & Associated Press 17561 at http://wshu.org Foley accepts GOP nomination for Conn. governor; Boughton and McKinney qualify for primary Malloy responds to Foley's accusations http://wshu.org/post/malloy-responds-foleys-accusations <p></p><p>Connecticut Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy dismissed allegations of ethical lapses against his administration on Monday.&nbsp; The allegations were made by Malloy's 2010 GOP rival, Tom Foley, on the WFSB-TV program "Face the State' on Sunday.</p><p></p><p style="margin: 5.2pt 0in; line-height: 150%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 150%; font-family: Arial;"><o:p></o:p></span></b></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 22:35:03 +0000 Ebong Udoma 5261 at http://wshu.org Malloy responds to Foley's accusations Foley forms exploratory committee http://wshu.org/post/foley-forms-exploratory-committee <p></p><p>Republican Tom Foley, who narrowly lost the race for Connecticut Governor to Democrat Dannel Malloy in 2010, announced in Bridgeport on Tuesday that he’s considering another run at the job.</p><p>Foley told reporters that this time, he plans to qualify for public financing for his campaign, and said he'll decide later if he'll use it.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 16:39:58 +0000 Craig LeMoult 4966 at http://wshu.org Foley forms exploratory committee