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Two Day Preparedness Drill Underway

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut authorities and utilities are participating in a two-day drill designed to prepare them to deal with emergencies. The exercise, coordinated by the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection’s Division […]

06/21/2014

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State Surplus Pegged At $43.4 Million

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – State Comptroller Kevin Lembo says Connecticut is on track to end the current fiscal year with a $43.4 million budget surplus. In a letter sent Monday to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, […]

06/02/2014

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Lawmakers: Horses Not Vicious

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A new Connecticut law clarifies that horses are not inherently vicious, refuting two court decisions involving a horse in Milford that bit a child. The state Senate approved the legislation 35-0 […]

05/06/2014

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Malloy, Business Organization Avoid Minimum Wage Talk

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has pitched his economic development agenda to Connecticut’s largest business group, but the sides avoided a looming battle over the governor’s demand that the legislature raise the […]

03/05/2014

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Regulators OK Massive Conn. Gas Expansion Plan

Connecticut utility regulators gave final approval Friday to a plan to expand natural gas service to about 280,000 new customers throughout the state over the next decade.

11/22/2013

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‘Won’t Work In Connecticut': State Will Not Abide By Obama’s Request To Continue To Sell Canceled Health Plans

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the state of Connecticut will not abide by President Barack Obama’s request that states allow insurance companies to continue offering plans that don’t meet minimum levels of coverage required by the federal health insurance overhaul.

11/22/2013

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Coaltion To Honor Those For Raising Domestic Violence Awareness

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) – The Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence is honoring 100 men for raising awareness about domestic violence and helping victims. The third-annual breakfast honoring and recognizing 100 male leaders throughout the state […]

11/18/2013

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Report: Conn. Commuters Will Have To Foot Bill For MTA Refunds

Metro-North Railroad riders on the New Haven line holding monthly and weekly passes will get credit for their troubles since last week’s power failure.

10/04/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Malloy: ‘There’s A Reality That 19,000 People Are Going To Commit Suicide Because There’s A Gun In Their House’

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is met with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg Wednesday to discuss Connecticut’s new gun control law.

05/16/2013

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Malloy, Clergy Appearing Together In Support Of Minimum Wage Hike

The Connecticut Council of Clergy is urging state lawmakers to increase Connecticut’s minimum wage.

05/01/2013

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