Latest Connecticut Politics
Voters in Newtown will have to go to the polls at least one more time, after rejecting an education budget for the second time in less than a month.In the April 23 referendum the education […]
The State House has voted unanimously in favor of a bill to increase the penalty for fleeing from police in cases in which an officer or third party is hurt or killed.
Republicans are zeroing in on Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Edward Markey’s involvement in a so-called “rubber check” episode from the early 1990s.
Connecticut native Tod Schneider, a celebrated chef, faces trial this summer on charges of felony embezzlement for allegedly pilfering food from the Virginia governor’s official residence.
Official word comes from the Federal Department of Transportation this afternoon that six regional airport towers in Connecticut — along with 143 others around the country — will remain open, despite federal funds sequestration.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Congressional task force dedicated to curbing gun violence is holding a field hearing in Hartford. U.S. Rep. John Larson, a Connecticut Democrat, is hosting Friday’s hearing at Hartford High School. […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Members of the state’s congressional delegation are seeking to draw attention to the impact of automatic federal budget cuts on Connecticut. U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is scheduled to meet with senior […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A move to license tattoo artists in Connecticut is closer to being inked. The state House of Representatives on Thursday voted 122-13 in favor of a bill that would require the […]
Senate Republicans have boycotted a scheduled committee vote on the former Connecticut Commissioner of Environmental Protection to head the Environmental Protection Agency.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The American Heart Association is urging Connecticut lawmakers to increase the state’s cigarette tax. It is one of several issues the organization is planning to discuss with members of the General […]
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- White House says criticism of its handling of IRS story is "legitimate" May 22, 2013
- Video: On IRS, Dem. congressman says special prosecutor may be needed May 22, 2013
- Video: Carney concedes some WH criticism is "legitimate" May 22, 2013
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- Video: Janet Napolitano to hard-hit Moore: "We are here to stay" May 22, 2013
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- Christie: Keep politics out of Oklahoma disaster relief May 22, 2013
- Video: Biden: Oklahomans recovering from tornadoes will "not travel alone" May 22, 2013