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Secretary of the State Denise Merrill (Courtesy CT-N)

Merrill Reacts To Judge’s Decision On Hartford Registrars

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The state’s chief elections official is weighing in on a ruling by a judge on Tuesday that bars Hartford’s City Council from continuing removal proceedings against the city’s three registrars of […]

04/15/2015

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Study: Millions Generated By Tourism In Connecticut

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – An economic impact study on tourism in Connecticut shows the industry generated $14 billion for the state’s economy in 2013. That’s a three-percent rise from the year prior. The study also […]

04/15/2015

Millstone Power Station (Courtesy Dominion Resources, Inc)

Ex-Millstone Contractor To NRC: Protect Whistleblowers

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – A contractor who said he was fired from Millstone Power Station after he reported a co-worker abusing narcotics in 2011 has asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to protect whistleblowers at the […]

04/15/2015

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Veterans’ Services Bill Advances

Legislation that intends to improve services offered at Connecticut’s public colleges and universities for veterans has cleared the state Senate.

04/15/2015

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Uconn Sex Assault Bill Clears Senate

Sexual assault forensic examinations will be conducted at UConn’s Storrs campus under a bill moving through the General Assembly.

04/15/2015

Geno Auriemma (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Auriemma Pitches Lawmakers For Uconn Spending

A heavy hitter appeared at the Capitol to persuade lawmakers to spare the flagship state university from significant spending cuts.

04/15/2015

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Flags To Fly At Half Staff For Lincoln Remembrance

As the nation marks the 150th anniversary of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, Governor Malloy has ordered U.S and Connecticut flags to fly at half-staff from sunrise to sunset Wednesday, April 15.

04/15/2015

Skyline of Hartford, CT.  (Photo by Porter Gifford/Liaison)

State Judge Bars Hartford From Removing Voter Registrars

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  A Hartford Superior Court judge has ruled that Hartford may not remove three registrars of voters at the center of Election Day polling place delays last November. Judge Constance Epstein said Tuesday […]

04/15/2015

(Courtesy Office of Senator Dante Bartolomeo)

House Joins Senate In Opposing Campus Closure

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut House of Representatives is siding with the Senate in blocking efforts to close a community college branch in Meriden without notice. But unlike last week’s vote in the Senate, […]

04/14/2015