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Governor Malloy Paris Bound

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be attending the International Paris Air Show next week. Malloy is expected to show support for 10 Connecticut companies exhibiting at the event. Mark Bergman, […]

06/09/2015

Detail of items in the state Department of Transportation's proposed budget.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Lawmakers To Vote On Democratic Budget That Increases Taxes

Connecticut lawmakers were expected to vote Monday on a two-year, $40 billion Democratic budget plan that’s being met with strong resistance from Republicans, who predict the proposed tax increases will hurt all taxpayers and encourage businesses to flee the state.

06/01/2015

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

FILE PHOTO Connecticut State Police cruisers.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

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

File photo of a gate outside of a prison. (Photo by FRANK PERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

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

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