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Fed Help for Rail Freight

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is awarding more than $8 million in grants to help modernize and improve the state’s rail freight system. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Friday that four regional railroad companies […]

05/31/2013

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

Malloy: Outline Of $43.8 Billion State Budget In Place

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Mallloy says he and legislative leaders have agreed to an outline for a state budget that he says does not impose new taxes but may extend taxes set to expire.

05/28/2013

(Courtesy Office of the Governor)

Regents to Choose Board President

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a bill into law allowing Connecticut’s Board of Regents for Higher Education, not himself, to choose the board’s new president. Malloy said in a written […]

04/22/2013

Roads closed 91 north exit 32 B courtesy DOT traffic cameras

All Roads Closed

Governor Malloy has ordered all Connecticut roads closed until further notice.  Only Emergency vehicles are permitted.

02/09/2013

File photo of Conn. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Governor Drops a Few Budget Hints

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his new, two-year state budget proposal will include “a lot” of education funding, including an additional $14.1 million to help low-performing schools. The Democrat announced Friday […]

02/01/2013

Connecticut State Capitol. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Non-Profits Rally Against Budget Cuts; Governor Announces Capital Improvement Fund

Hundreds rallied at the state Capitol Wednesday, calling for preservation of the social service “safety net” for the state’s neediest .

01/30/2013

Dannel Malloy (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Malloy Targets Businesses Post Sandy

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Governo Dannel Malloy is drawing attention to efforts by the U.S. Small Business Administration and chambers of commerce to help Connecticut businesses affected by Superstorm Sandy. The governor has scheduled a […]

11/08/2012

Hurricane Sandy, Oct 27 (NOAA/Getty)

Coming Storm Could Rival Worst East Coast Storm On Record

Governor Malloy declared a “Declaration of Emergency” for Connecticut Saturday, because of the severe weather forecast. The declaration allows the governor to exercise emergency powers, including suspending or modifying state laws, designating emergency routes and ordering civil preparedness forces into action.

10/27/2012

Voting machine for DL

Connecticut Republicans Say They Earned Top Ballot Line

Connecticut Republicans have asked the secretary of the state to put their candidates on the top line of November’s statewide election ballots, even though a Democrat won the race for governor.

07/26/2012

Governor Dannel Malloy.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Dropout Rates Worse, Malloy Touts Ed. Reform

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his proposed education overhaul will address Connecticut’s fluctuating four-year graduation rate by improving the state’s low-performing schools.

03/19/2012

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