Both were found guilty of receiving free renovations on their houses by contractors doing business with the state.
Now, Hartford's Mayor Eddie Perez is denying any wrongdoing in relation to kitchen and bathroom work done in his house by a city contractor.
Perez is facing several challengers in a Democratic mayoral primary on September 11th.
The Mayor told WNPR's Av Harris today he is cooperating fully with a state criminal investigators, who searched his house for evidence this week.
Hear the entire interview with Eddie Perez.
View the mayor's public statement (courtesy Hartford Courant)© Copyright 2017, wnpr