Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy

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State’s Charter School Enrollment Grows As New Rules Are Set

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The state Board of Education has approved more than 1,000 additional charter school seats for the coming school year, a 12 percent increase as a new education law takes effect changing […]



Substance Abuse Funding Available To Connecticut Groups

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut community organizations will be able to seek newly available federal funding to help address youth alcohol use and prescription drug abuse. The Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services recently […]


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Connecticut Gov. Malloy Endorses Clinton For President: ‘She’s Done Great Work For America’

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Sunday endorsed Hillary Rodham Clinton for president, saying she has the best experience to lead the country.


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Business Group Wants Meeting With Malloy About Biz Taxes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s largest business advocacy group asked Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday to convene a meeting as soon as possible to discuss the ramifications of the higher business taxes included in […]


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Another Business Says Budget Could Force Reduced Investments

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Another company has criticized tax increases proposed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the Democratic-run legislature, saying the state budget plan could force a halt to investments in Connecticut. Boehringer Ingelheim […]



Malloy Yet To Say Whether He’ll Sign Casino Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was still deciding whether to sign legislation approved early Friday that would create a multi-step process for possibly opening a new tribal casino along the Connecticut border […]


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“Common Core” Education Task Force To Meet

A task force established by Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy to review the rollout of Common Core education standards is meeting.


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Conn., NY Governors Push Way Around Federal Food Stamp Cuts

Connecticut and New York have found a way around federal budget cuts that played a central role in the massive farm bill passed this month: bump up home heating assistance a few million bucks in return for preserving more than a half-billion dollars in food stamp benefits.