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Can Connecticut’s campaign finance reforms be saved?

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy during the 2014 campaign.

Reform it. Leave it alone. Blow it up. Prescriptions for fixing Connecticut’s system of publicly financing campaigns vary wildly. Its tight limits on contributions and spending turned porous in 2014, tarnishing what had been a shiny instrument of campaign finance reform. Continue Reading →

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GOP sues, claims Democrats illegally supported Malloy

GOP chairman Jerry Labriola Jr., flanked by Sens. John McKinney and Len Fasano when they went to court in 2014 to accuse Democrats of campaign finance violations.

The Connecticut Republican Party filed a lawsuit and elections complaint Friday accusing the state Democratic Party of illegally using federal campaign contributions to support the re-election of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. Continue Reading →

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