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Governors Call For Return Of Olympic Wrestling

Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is joining governors from 31 other states in asking the International Olympic Committee to reconsider a decision to drop wrestling from the 2020 Olympic games.


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Holiday Open House At Governor’s Residence

_ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and first lady Cathy Malloy say the Governor’s Residence in Hartford is decorated to the hilt for the holidays and is ready for this weekend’s annual open house.


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

Governor Hits the Road Again

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is traveling to San Diego, Calif., for a meeting of the National Governors Association. The Democrat is scheduled to participate in a news conference on Saturday […]


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Former Governor Tells Critics To Back Off

The former Connecticut governor who pushed to establish the state income tax says naysayers should lay off Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for his proposed budget cuts and tax increases.


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Governor Shares Dyslexia Struggle

By STEPHANIE REITZ, Associated Press GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Doctors called him spastic. Teachers said he was mentally retarded. Some of his nastier classmates called him dummy. Today, Dannel P. Malloy is called something else: […]


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Governor Appoints Harper To Supreme Court

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has appointed Appellate Court Judge Lubbie Harper Jr. to Connecticut’s Supreme Court.


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Words Exchanged Between Governors

The governors of Connecticut and New Jersey disagreed on budget matters in an appearance on the cable news channel MSNBC this morning, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie took the opportunity to express his thoughts on Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy’s budget plan. Malloy’s plan calls for across the board tax increases.


New Governor Says "Call Me Dannel"

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ During the campaign, it was Dan. But now that he has won the election, Connecticut’s new governor says he prefers to be referred to by his full name: Dannel P. Malloy. […]


Time Capsule Items Chosen

Items from Connecticut’s 375th anniversary year have been buried on the grounds of the governor’s residence,  to be dug up on the 400th anniversary. Members of the public submitted ideas for items to be included […]


Malloy Names Committees to Help with Transition

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut Gov.-elect Dan Malloy has named a team to help him and his running mate fill their cabinet and other state government positions over the next several weeks. Malloy announced his […]