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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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Governor’s House Back on the Market

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his wife, Cathy, have put their Stamford home up for sale for nearly $1.5 million. The Advocate of Stamford reports  the Malloys put the 2,900-square-foot converted […]

11/17/2013

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Auditors Take State Health Department To Task

A Wednesday report from state auditors found 15 shortcomings with the State Department of Public Health, all falling under the umbrella issue of widespread mismanagement. The most glaring problem – failure to properly complete background […]

10/31/2013

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New Haven Line Problems Could Last Weeks

Broken electrical equipment interrupted rush-hour rail commutes in and out of New York City and snarled rail service as far south as Washington on Wednesday, and the problem could take weeks to repair, a utility said as it sought a power alternative for the trains.

09/25/2013

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Medical Spas Bill Vetoed

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed a bill that would have created new rules for medical spas. The facilities offer a range of surgical and non-surgical cosmetic services including liposuction and […]

07/12/2013

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State Stem Cell Researchers Win $9.8 Million In Grants

Twenty-three Connecticut-based researchers are sharing $9.8 million in funding from the state’s stem cell research funds.

06/13/2013

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