As Republican Governor Jodi Rell continues to glide to reelection, the U.S. Senate race has tightened.Republican-American
Rell has largely escaped the troubles plaguing many of her GOP colleagues and now leads Democrat John DeStefano 57% to 35%. DeStefano has been gaining, but too slowly to matter on November 7.
In the Senate race, Independent Senator Joseph Lieberman leads Democrat Ned Lamont 48% to 40% (see crosstabs). Early this month, Lieberman led 50% to 40%.
Gov. M Jodi Rell is pushing for stiffer penalties for contractors who make a mess out of state projects, such as the bungled $65 million project to widen Interstate 84 in Cheshire and Waterbury.Journal Inquirer
On Monday, Rell announced legislation that would make it easier for the state to fire negligent contractors, and lengthen from two to five years the period of time contractors can be barred from state jobs.
A new poll shows a another veteran Republica member of Congress from Connecticut falling behind a Democratic challenger, but by a slim margin that is within the poll' margi
The latest poll in the bitterly contested and closely watched race for state's 5th Congressional District seat has state Sen. Christopher S. Murphy leading U.S. Rep. Nancy L. Johnson by 3 points, 46 percent to 43 percent, with 11 percent undecided.
Update: We moved the Q-Poll to its own posting above
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