Dannel Malloy http://wshu.org en Former Conn. Gov. Rowland steps down from radio show http://wshu.org/post/former-conn-gov-rowland-steps-down-radio-show <p></p><p>Former Connecticut Governor John Rowland says he's stepping down from his Hartford area radio talk show.</p><p>This comes after former Republican Congressional Candidate Lisa-Wilson Foley and her husband pleaded guilty to federal campaign financing violations in a conspiracy that allegedly involved Rowland.</p><p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:45:14 +0000 Dan Katz 15276 at http://wshu.org Former Conn. Gov. Rowland steps down from radio show Malloy announces candidacy for reelection http://wshu.org/post/malloy-announces-candidacy-reelection <p>Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy says he will seek a second term in office. The Democrat made the announcement Friday following a meeting of the State Bond Commission. Malloy previously said he would unveil his decision after the legislative session adjourns in May. He said he and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman made a "mutual decision" to run again and "intend to be around a while." Republicans who are running for governor include Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, Greenwich businessman Tom Foley, and Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:12:04 +0000 Craig LeMoult 14906 at http://wshu.org Malloy highlights bill he proposed to encourage former students to go back to college http://wshu.org/post/malloy-highlights-bill-he-proposed-encourage-former-students-go-back-college <p>Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy visited Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport on Monday to speak about a bill he has proposed to increase the number of people who can finish degrees at Connecticut’s state colleges and universities.</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:16:26 +0000 Craig LeMoult 14683 at http://wshu.org Malloy highlights bill he proposed to encourage former students to go back to college GOP leaders: Malloy's budget out of balance http://wshu.org/post/gop-leaders-malloys-budget-out-balance <p>GOP leaders in the Connecticut legislature criticized Governor Dannel Malloy’s budget projections on Monday. The Republican leaders said the numbers don’t add up in the governor ’s 2015 budget proposal.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:39:48 +0000 Ebong Udoma 14678 at http://wshu.org Malloy pitches minimum wage hike to business leaders http://wshu.org/post/malloy-pitches-minimum-wage-hike-business-leaders <p>Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has spent the last several days speaking on a national stage about a minimum wage hike. Now that he’s back from the National Governor’s Association meeting, Malloy brought his pitch on Tuesday to an audience of business leaders in his home state.</p><p></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 23:21:04 +0000 Craig LeMoult 13345 at http://wshu.org Malloy pitches minimum wage hike to business leaders