Mark Boughton en Boughton suspends his Conn gubernatorial campaign <p>Republican Mayor Mark Boughton of Danbury has suspended his campaign for Connecticut governor. The mayor made the announcement in an email sent out by his campaign on Wednesday.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:36:21 +0000 Ebong Udoma 19375 at Boughton campaign says Lauretti has enough signatures to qualify for GOP primary <p style="line-height: 150%; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;"><span style="font-size:14.0pt; line-height:150%;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#333333">Danbury, Connecticut Mayor Mark Boughton’s gubernatorial campaign said on Tuesday its collected more than the 8,190 signatures needed to get Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti on the ballot for Lieutenant Governor in the state GOP primary. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:38:26 +0000 Ebong Udoma 18824 at Conn. governor's race taking shape <p></p><p>Connecticut Democrats endorsed Governor Dannel Malloy to run for a second term and state Republicans endorsed their 2010 candidate Greenwich businessman Tom Foley to challenge Malloy again. But the stage is not quite set for a rematch.</p><p></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:29:00 +0000 Ebong Udoma & Dan Katz & Alison Freeland 17629 at Conn. governor's race taking shape Conn Governor Dannel Malloy and GOP challenger Tom Foley tied in latest Q-Poll <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Quinnipiac University Poll released on Friday finds Connecticut Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy deadlocked in a hypothetical reelection rematch with Republican challenger Tom Foley. The poll finds Malloy and Foley tied at 43 percent each, no change from a Q Poll released in March.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 21:11:22 +0000 Ebong Udoma 17151 at Conn Governor Dannel Malloy and GOP challenger Tom Foley tied in latest Q-Poll Boughton leaves Mayors Against Illegal Guns <p>Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton has dropped out of the group Mayors Against Illegal Guns. &nbsp;Boughton, who is running for governor of Connecticut, made the announcement on his campaign website on Wednesday. &nbsp;The Republican said he joined the group started by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg because he believes the enforcement of existing gun laws is preferable to creating new gun laws. He says he believes in recent months Bloomberg's mission has changed from law enforcement to simply increasing gun regulations.</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:29:04 +0000 Craig LeMoult 15637 at Boughton leaves Mayors Against Illegal Guns