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Governor Dannel Malloy, House Republican Leader Themis Klarides and their aides hold an awkward lunch meeting on the state budget, after a series of messages printed on the outside of envelopes and shared via social media. They were surrounded by reporters and members of their staffs. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Governor’s Second Chance Comments Enrage Republicans

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Republican legislative leaders said they’re outraged by Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s suggestion on Wednesday that GOP opposition to part of his Second Chance Society legislation could be considered racially motivated. […]

05/13/2015

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Hundreds Rally For Charter School Funding

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hundreds of charter school advocates are rallying outside the Connecticut state Capitol, urging lawmakers to approve funding to expand charter school seats. A coalition of pro-charter school organizations sponsored the event […]

05/07/2015

The CT Fastrak busway was tested out March 10 and 11. The busway's opening date was March 28.

Lawmakers Revise Malloy Plan For Local Transit Development

Legislative leaders, responding to complaints from municipal officials about the taking of property and worries about a loss of local control, have revamped a proposal by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy intended to boost economic development near transportation hubs.

03/23/2015

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Opposition Grows For Plan To Shift Resident Trooper Costs

Leaders of small towns and the Connecticut State Police Union are voicing opposition to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposal to require communities to pick up the full cost of the resident state trooper program.

03/09/2015

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Malloy’s Proposed Liquor Law Changes Get Mixed Reviews

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s latest proposal to overhaul Connecticut’s liquor laws is receiving a mixed reception at state Capitol.

03/09/2015

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With Fewer Inmates, Malloy Budget Proposes Closing Prison

As the number of inmates declines, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing to shut a Connecticut prison.

03/09/2015

Meriden-based Protein Sciences is developing an interim ebola vaccine, based on research used to devopl the company's protein-based flu vaccine. Photo of a company lab in Meriden by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Protein Sciences Halts Plan For Expansion In Meriden Area

An executive at a Connecticut vaccine manufacturer says the Meriden company is scrapping expansion plans in the state after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy received a flu shot made by an overseas company.

02/13/2015

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Malloy Resurrects Efforts To Change Connecticut Liquor Laws

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is revisiting Connecticut’s alcohol laws, proposing extended hours for purchases and changes to the state’s fixed pricing system.

02/13/2015

Governor Dannel Malloy speaks in Stonington following a snow storm. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Storm Update From Stonington

Speaking in the hard-hit community of Stonington today, Governor Dannel Malloy said the state will tally up the expenses associated with this week’s snow storm, to determine if parts of Connecticut might be eligible for federal disaster assistance.

01/28/2015

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August 7, 2014

Emergency Operations Center To Open During Storm

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is opening the state Emergency Operations Center to prepare for the winter storm headed into southern New England.

01/26/2015

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