Tag: governor

Linehan leaves the race

Middletown mayor Dan Drew announced the end of his campaign for governor, citing fundraising difficulties. Drew was running for governor as a Democrat with his running mate, State Representative Liz Linehan (D-Southington, Cheshire, Wallingford). Drew and Linehan entered the race…

Markley seeks a run for lieutenant governor

HARTFORD—State Sen. Joe Markley is the first Republican to declare his candidacy for the No. 2 job in state government. Markley, R-16th district, filed paperwork March 24 to register as a candidate for the Republican Party’s nomination for lieutenant governor…