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Gov. Andrew Cuomo to seek fourth term in 2022

The longest serving governor in the state’s history was its first: George Clinton served seven three-year terms.

Lamont and Cuomo ranked among nation’s least popular governors

Massachusetts’s Republican Gov. Charlie Baker was judged most popular with a 73% approval rating.

Stamford’s Rod Hanscomb takes the Libertarian route in governor’s race

“This idea that there is a never-ending market for gaming is totally false," said Libertarian Party candidate Rod Hanscomb in his rejection of the MGM Bridgeport proposal.

Greenstein becomes fifth candidate in CT governor’s race

"Frankly, I would rather have the Whalers back than be governor," stated Mark Stewart Greenstein, who is running on the AMiGo Constitution Party.

Stemerman files petitions to gain access to GOP primary

Former Greenwich hedge fund manager David Stemerman submitted approximately 20,000 signatures as part of his petition drive to secure a place in the Aug. 14 primary for the Republican nomination for governor.

Tech exec Steve Obsitnik stresses private-sector experience in race for governor

Westport-based tech industry executive Steve Obsitnik is facing Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton and former Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst in an Aug. 14 primary to become the GOP nominee for governor.

Ganim states he achieved enough petition signatures for primary challenge

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim is seeking to force a primary election against Greenwich business executive Ned Lamont, the Democratic Party's endorsed candidate for governor.

Greenwich exec Ned Lamont announces candidacy for governor

Lamont sought the party's nomination in 2010, spending $9 million of his own money but losing to then-Stamford Mayor Dannel P. Malloy.

Report: Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim to announce governor bid next week

Ganim previously sought statewide office in 1994 as the running mate to Bill Curry on a Democratic ticket that lost to Republicans John Rowland and Jodi Rell.

Greenwich executive Ned Lamont mulls another crack at elected office

Lamont previously ran for senator against incumbent Joe Lieberman in 2006 and sought the 2010 Democratic nomination for governor.

Former U.S. comptroller general seeks GOP nod for Connecticut governor

David M. Walker is the fourth Fairfield County Republican aiming for the top statewide office.

Danbury mayor starts fundraising for 2018 gubernatorial bid

Republican Mark Boughton makes third bid for statewide leadership spot.

GOP candidates eye governor’s chair

McKinney fundraising tops $100k; Malloy yet to declare.

Cuomo delivers State of the State at Purchase College

Purchase College-SUNY was selected by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to host his State of the State and Budget Message March 7.

Budgetary sleight of hand

In the 1960s, the rallying cry was “Power to the people.” In 2012 Albany, power seems to be slipping away from the people, specifically the state Legislature...