Programming NotesNext up: *Due to contract restrictions games can’t be streamed at wtic.com.
- UConn Men’s Basketball:
- 3/8 at Louisville 1:30pm pregame/ 2pm tip
- UConn Women’s Basketball:
- 3/8 AAC Quarterfinals 1:45 pregame/ 2:15 tip Listen on 96.5 TIC
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Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has decided to invest a lot of political capital in the issue of the minimum wage, publicly calling for both the state and federal wages to eventually be raised to $10.10.
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New London has raised the minimum wage for municipal employees and contractors.
Metro-North President Joseph Giulietti has given Connecticut’s transportation commissioner a preliminary 100-day improvement plan.
The state commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars is urging lawmakers to continue with plans to allow the gambling game Keno in Connecticut.
Connecticut’s Democratic and Republican auditors say Secretary of the State Denise Merrill’s office did not violate any state laws by emailing a monthly newsletter highlighting activities from her office.
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President Obama will push a minimum wage increase when speaking at Central Connecticut State University Wednesday.