Casino Bill Passes State House HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A bill that creates a multi-step process for possibly opening a new tribal casino in Connecticut is heading to the governor. The House of Representatives voted 88-55 in favor of the legislation early Friday. The bill... Effort to Expand Police Mental Health Coverage Progresses A long-running effort to extend workers' compensation benefits to police officers who receive mental health injuries on the job cleared a key hurdle Friday after years of defeat in the General Assembly.
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Connecticut Lawmakers Return To Capitol As Deadline Looms Connecticut lawmakers are meeting at the state Capitol in an usual Saturday legislative session to finish up their work. Connecticut Bill Attempts To Tackle High Winter Power Costs A bill that attempts to reduce high electricity bills that many New England consumers pay each winter is moving to the Connecticut governor's desk.
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