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Home Foreclosure Protection Passes the Senate

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A bill that aims to protect Connecticut homeowners facing foreclosure is heading to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. The Senate voted unanimously on Friday in favor of the legislation, which creates specific […]


A foreclosed home stands boarded up on February 9, 2012 in Islip, New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Nearly 3,000 Connecticut Homeowners Received Help

A new report shows nearly 3,000 Connecticut homeowners have received direct financial relief totaling more than $184 million from a national settlement with the country’s largest mortgage servicers.


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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Bailout Double Standard

Romney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to “hit bottom” and letting Detroit go bankrupt.


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Disagreement Over Foreclosure Mediation

Some Connecticut lawmakers are seeking to extend the state’s foreclosure mediation program to 2014.


State Asks Lender to Stop Foreclosures

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal says he is asking a mortgage lender to stop foreclosing in the state. Blumenthal, a U.S. Senate candidate, announced Monday that he is investigating the mortgage […]