Dannel Malloy http://wshu.org en McKinney says he won't drop out of Conn governor's race http://wshu.org/post/mckinney-says-he-wont-drop-out-conn-governors-race-0 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In Connecticut, John McKinney says he won’t drop out of next month’s GOP primary for governor. His rival the party-endorsed candidate Tom Foley made the suggestion earlier this week. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:26:52 +0000 Ebong Udoma 21265 at http://wshu.org McKinney says he won't drop out of Conn governor's race Conn 2014 fiscal year surplus revised upward to $121 million http://wshu.org/post/conn-2014-fiscal-year-surplus-revised-upward-121-million <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Connecticut Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy announced on Tuesday that the state ended its fiscal year in June with a $121.3 million budget surplus. The surplus is now nearly four times what the Malloy administration had projected just a month ago.</span></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:54:27 +0000 Ebong Udoma 21085 at http://wshu.org Conn 2014 fiscal year surplus revised upward to $121 million Malloy responds to GOP criticism on transportation funding http://wshu.org/post/malloy-responds-gop-criticism-transportation-funding <p>Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy is defending his administration’s use of the state’s special transportation fund.&nbsp; Malloy responded on Tuesday to a White House report on transportation investment that prompted criticism from Republicans.</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:46:43 +0000 Craig LeMoult 20723 at http://wshu.org US Transportation Secretary warns states about federal highway fund running out of money http://wshu.org/post/us-transportation-secretary-warns-states-about-federal-highway-fund-running-out-money <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx is warning states of the danger of letting a federal fund for road and bridge repairs run out of money. &nbsp;Unless Congress acts, the Highway Trust Fund, used to reimburse states for highway and transit projects, is set to become insolvent later this summer. Foxx met with Governor Dannel Malloy and members of Connecticut’s Congressional delegation in Hartford today on Thursday.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:13:34 +0000 Ebong Udoma 20109 at http://wshu.org US Transportation Secretary warns states about federal highway fund running out of money Conn.'s largest union endorses Democrat Malloy for a second term as governor http://wshu.org/post/conns-largest-union-endorses-democrat-malloy-second-term-governor <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Connecticut’s largest union endorsed Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy for a second term on Wednesday. The endorsement comes even though Malloy has had some tough negotiations with state employee unions during his term as governor.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:28:47 +0000 Ebong Udoma 20037 at http://wshu.org Conn.'s largest union endorses Democrat Malloy for a second term as governor