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Heather Somers (Courtesy CT-N)

Lt. Gov Race Too Close To Call

A three-way Republican primary for lieutenant governor was too close to call a winner on Tuesday night.

08/13/2014

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Newton Loses Bid To Return To General Assembly

Former state senator and convicted felon Ernest Newton II is not returning to the Connecticut General Assembly.

08/13/2014

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Turnout Light for Connecticut Governor Primary

A small stream of Republicans showed up at the polls Tuesday to choose between their 2010 gubernatorial contender and a veteran state senator to challenge first-term Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in the November general election.

08/12/2014

Millstone (Courtesy Dominion Resources)

Millstone Cited For Minor Safety Violations

Federal inspectors have cited Connecticut’s nuclear plant for three minor safety violations, including a worker who breathed in radioactive material.

08/12/2014

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Light Primary Turnout Reported

State and local elections officials are reporting light turnout for Connecticut’s primary, where Republicans are choosing their gubernatorial nominee and voters from both major parties are picking their candidates for state legislative races.

08/12/2014

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Lawmaker Calls For Discussion On Stretch Of Highway

(West Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A West Hartford state lawmaker is calling for a meeting with Connecticut transportation and local officials in light of a fatal accident on Interstate 84 in town this morning. One […]

08/12/2014

Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

State Republicans To Choose Gubenatorial Candidate

Connecticut Republicans will head to the polls to choose between their 2010 gubernatorial contender or a veteran state senator as the party’s candidate to challenge first-term Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in the November general election.

08/12/2014

Tom Foley (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo) John McKinney (Courtesy Senate GOP Office)

GOP Gubernatorial Primary Approaching

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – The two Republican candidates for governor are meeting in their final debate before Connecticut’s upcoming primary. Greenwich businessman Tom Foley is the GOP’s endorsed candidate. He is facing Senate Minority […]

08/09/2014

Gary Rose

40 Years Since Nixon Resignation

Hear a podcast of Professor Gary Rose of Sacred Heart University talking about the resignation of President Richard Nixon, 40 years ago today

08/08/2014

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