The 2010 Connecticut gubernatorial election took place on November 2, 2010, to elect the 88th Governor of Connecticut. Of course he says it's a non-story because he's been caught in a lie again. Tom Foley (Connecticut) lost the general election on November 4, 2014. Wyman (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010. The charge, which was eventually dropped, stemmed from a motor vehicle accident that Foley described as a minor fender bender during the 2010 governor's race.Foley's account of the incident conflicts with a police report, recently obtained by the "Obviously, they had a different version of the events," Foley said. "This is what I call a skin-thickening week," Foley told Hearst Connecticut Newspapers. He was active in promoting cultural exchange by arranging visits from prominent Irish American artists and performers including In its endorsement of Foley for the 2010 Connecticut governor's race, the In June, 2009, Foley announced that he would run for the U.S. Senate in 2010 against incumbent On May 22, 2010, Foley received the Republican Party's endorsement at the state convention.In the August 10 state Republican primary, Foley defeated challengers Fedele and Griebel to become the official Republican candidate for governor in 2010. Foley's pledge not to raise taxes forced Governor Malloy to do make the same pledge, but within nine months of the election Governor Malloy signed a bill significantly raising Connecticut taxes both on individuals and businesses.Foley was criticized by his opponent for paying no federal income tax for 2011 and 2012In July 2014, Foley gave a press conference criticizing Malloy outside Fusion Paperboard, a paper mill that had just been closed by its owners. Ultimately, our strongest candidate will emerge and I will work to unite our party behind that candidate so that we can take the fight to Malloy at the earliest opportunity." He said he would reduce unnecessary costs and regulatory burdens on employers to stimulate job growth and would reduce the car tax in the state's largest cities. I've been very clear about this from the start. WASHINGTON -- Tom Foley, the Republican candidate for governor in Connecticut, has spent much of his campaign criticizing the state's sweeping gun control package passed last year after the Sandy Hook elementary school mass shooting.
Foley, who's made a fortune in the private equity business as controlling shareholder of the Greenwich-based NTC Group Inc., personally declined to … Malloy and Lt. Gov. "It's not a fine," Foley said. From August 2003 through March 2004, Foley served in Foley worked with Robert Tuttle, U.S. Barkhamsted, CT – Gubernatorial Candidate Tom Foley, Secretary of the State candidate Peter Lumaj, First Congressional Candidate Matthew Corey, State Senator Kevin Witkos, and State Representative William Simanski all came to the Riverton Fair this past weekend to meet residents and speak with them about their concerns in this poor economy. "He lied repeatedly about it. Listen, you have failed, because you have lost these jobs." He is no relation to former U.S. House Speaker Tom Foley. Gubernatorial primaries for the Republican and Democratic parties took place on August 10, At Andover, he played on the football team with New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. "He is right that it's about the jobs and the economy, but this goes to the character of the person," DiNardo said of Foley's arrest. "We are fortunate to have such a strong field of candidates for governor, and each will experience ups and downs during the coming months. But when pressed Thursday on what changes he would make to the state's gun laws, Foley refused to say.