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File photo of Gov. Dannel Malloy signing landmark gun control legislation on April 4, 2013. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Connecticut Lawmakers Burn The Midnight Oil

Lawmakers worked late into the night to close out the legislative session before the midnight deadline.

05/07/2014

File photo of a drone. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Bill Would Impose 20-Year Prison Sentence On People Who Commit Crimes With Drones

Connecticut lawmakers will hold a public hearing on a bill that would impose lengthy prison sentences on people who commit crimes with drones.

02/22/2014

Massachusetts Statehouse (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Recommendations On Massachusets Gun Laws

Massachusetts has some of the nation’s toughest gun laws but can do more to reduce violence and keep firearms away from people with criminal backgrounds or mental illness, according to a task force established after the massacre at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn.

02/03/2014

Dannel Malloy (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

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

Richard Blumenthal (Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Blumenthal Bill Would Honor Hispanic Infantry Regiment

Senator Richard Blumenthal announced Tuesday that he is sponsoring a bill that would present a Hispanic infantry unit with the Congressional Gold Medal.

06/18/2013

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Connecticut Lawmakers Join Fight Over Who Was First To Fly

Connecticut’s leading role in aviation has never been disputed, but legislators have passed a bill insisting that a Connecticut aviator flew two years before the Wright brothers at Kitty Hawk, N.C.

06/11/2013

File photo of an Atlantic City casino. (credit: Getty Images)

State Lawmakers Seek Expansion Of Video Gambling

A coalition of Connecticut lawmakers wants to expand video gambling in the state.

06/03/2013

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Bill Would Study Library Access To E-books

Connecticut lawmakers are sending the governor a bill mandating a study of the availability of e-books to Connecticut public libraries.

05/31/2013

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State Advances Human Trafficking Bill

Connecticut lawmakers advanced legislation Thursday that supporters said would create some of the nation’s toughest laws against human trafficking.

05/31/2013

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House Passes Baby Food Labeling Bill

A bill that would require special labels on baby food containing genetically modified ingredients has passed the state House of Representatives.

05/24/2013

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