Governor Malloy

Dannel Malloy (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Governor Vetoes Regents Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed a bill that would have blocked the Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education from closing any campus or manufacturing programs without legislative approval. The […]

04/27/2015

State Budget Director Ben Barnes (Courtesy CT-N)

Slight Improvement In Deficit Projection

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget office is predicting the state will end the current year with a $121.2 million deficit in Connecticut’s main spending account. Ben Barnes, secretary of the Office […]

04/20/2015

A picture shows a sign of Swiss banking giant UBS. (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Financial Services Company Commits To Connecticut

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says financial services giant UBS has committed to remaining in Connecticut through 2021.

10/31/2014

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Sing Along: “This Land is Your Land. This Land Is My Land”….

The Malloy campaign, along with state Democrats, are accusing Tom Foley of a “cut and paste” job after examining (or not) his urban agenda. They claim most of his initiatives are simply a rehash of […]

09/25/2014

The Walk Bridge in Norwalk. Photo from state Department of Transportation report.

MIllions In Federal Funds To Help Pay For Bridge Replacement

Connecticut is receiving a $161 million federal grant to help replace the aging Walk Bridge in Norwalk, which malfunctioned this summer causing major disruptions for rail passengers.

09/17/2014

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He Had Me At Chocolate Milk

Put the Profiles In Courage Awards on hold. We have a late entry. Governor Dannel (just call me “Dan” until the election) vetoed an education bill that would have banished chocolate milk from school menus.

06/13/2014

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College Sexual Assault Bill Sent to Governor

Connecticut lawmakers gave final legislative approval Tuesday to a wide-ranging bill that attempts to address and prevent sexual assault on college campuses, mirroring some of the newly released recommendations from a White House task force.

04/29/2014

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APRN Bill Headed to Governor

A bill that allows certain advanced practice registered nurses, also known as APRNs, to practice independently is moving to Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s desk.

04/28/2014

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Malloy Picks Leader At Accountability Office

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has named a new executive administrator of Connecticut’s Office of Government Accountability, a collection of nine regulatory offices, including the Office of State Ethics and Freedom of […]

12/31/2013

Twenty seven wooden stand in a yard down the street from the Sandy Hook School on Dec. 16, 2012 in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bells To Toll For Sandy Hook Shooting Victims

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s governor is calling for houses of worship to mark the first anniversary of the Newtown school shooting by ringing their bells 26 times _ once for each of the victims […]

12/08/2013

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