Connecticut’s Democratic Governor Dannel Malloy responded on Wednesday to his Republican opponent Tom Foley’s accusation that state spending on schools and municipalities has declined over the last three years. Foley made the accusation when he accepted his party’s endorsement at the GOP convention on Saturday and repeated it on television the next day.
A group of students who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children are pressuring Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy to take executive action to make them eligible for institutional college financial aid. Malloy doesn’t know if he can legally do that.
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. The candidates are picking up from four years ago when Malloy narrowly beat Foley.
Comptroller Kevin Lembo, Gov. Dannel Malloy, Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman, Attorney General George Jepson, and Secretary of the State Denise Merrill, after they were endorsed by the delegates at the Conn Democratic Part Convention in Hartford on Friday May 16, 2014