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Rand Paul May Hedge His Electoral Bets in 2016

Rich Rubino | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics
Rich Rubino

American political history is littered with examples of politicians who ran for their current office as well as another office in the same election. Paul is not the first Kentuckian to seek re-election to his current post concomitantly seeking the presidency or vice presidency.

Connecticut Ex-Governor Convicted Of New Crimes

AP | By PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 11.19.2014 | Politics

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Gov. John G. Rowland, who resigned from office a decade ago in a corruption scandal, was convicted Friday of federal c...

Jury Selection Set For Trial Of Former Gov

Reuters | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics

By Richard Weizel NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug 5 (Reuters) - Jury selection begins Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Connecticut for the tria...

Ex-Connecticut Governor Charged In Campaign Scheme

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 04.10.2014 | Politics

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, a rising Republican star before he resigned 10 years ago in a corruption scandal th...

Ex-Governor Caught Up In Scandal Again

AP | SUSAN HAIGH | Posted 04.04.2014 | Politics

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who served time in a federal prison for a corruption scandal but managed to piece to...

State Withdraws Supreme Court Appeal Over Layoffs

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut has withdrawn an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging a ruling that former Gov. John Rowland's administra...

'Die-Hard Republican' Slams GOP 'Battle'

Patch | Jason Vallee | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

John Rowland, a self proclaimed "die-hard Republican," said Tuesday that the shutdown is a "political game" and that everything will return to normal ...

John Celock

New Jersey Tops Anti-Corruption List, Study Says | John Celock | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new study named a state known for government scandals and arrests as in the best position to prevent corruption. The State Integri...

M.Conn. governor decides not to seek another term

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HARTFORD, Conn. — Gov. M. Jodi Rell will not run for re-election next year, saying Monday that she plans to dedicate her last 14 months in offic...

Rogue Detention in Connecticut

Patricia Droney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Patricia Droney

By telling my late brother Bill's story, and using my legal and clinical skills to affect public policy decisions like the ones that tragically and negatively affected his life, I will make sure that my brother did not die in vain.

Smack Down on Education: WWE's McMahon Nominated for CT State Board of Education

Mary Ann West | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mary Ann West

In the you can't make this stuff up category, Connecticut's Governor Jody Rell has nominated WWE's CEO Linda McMahon to the 11-member state Board of Education.

Our Governor Problem

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanley Bing

What's wrong with our Governors? Is there something about the office itself that's driving the best minds of our generation crazy?