Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA)
Dede Scozzafava counts herself a champion of local politics over ideological purity, says she has no regrets and may even run for Congress again — as a Republican.
Moderate Republican Susan Collins (ME) sat with a member of the Senate’s GOP leadership team and blasted the Democratic healthcare bills moving through Congress. She also said she’s working with a small bipartisan group of moderates to craft a better bill or improve the Senate’s version.
News-Times (Danbury, CT)
A tearful Gov. M. Jodi Rell abruptly announced Monday she will not run for re-election, bringing to an end a 25-year political career that saw her rise from an obscure small-town politician to a figure credited with restoring faith in a scandal-scarred office.