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STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational Priority

Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.

08/27/2014

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Authorities: Connecticut Woman Killed In D.C. Had Delusions About President

A Connecticut woman shot to death by police after she tried to drive through barricades outside the White House held the delusional belief that the president was communicating with her, a federal law enforcement official said Friday.

10/04/2013

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Hear The President’s Syria Speech

WTIC will broadcast President Obama’s remarks to the nation Tuesday at 9:00 p.m., live here at WTIC.com, and on a delayed basis following the Boston Red Sox-Tampa Bay Rays game on WTIC NewsTalk 1080.

09/09/2013

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President Asks Congressional Authorization For Military Action Against Syria

Delaying what had appeared to be an imminent strike, President Barack Obama says he will seek congressional approval before launching any military action meant to punish Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons in an attack that killed hundreds.

08/31/2013

President Obama on Marriage Equality

I applaud the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act.  This was discrimination enshrined in law.  It treated loving, committed gay and lesbian couples as a separate and lesser class of […]

06/26/2013

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Officials React To Supreme Court Voting Rights Decision

National and state officials responded Tuesday to the Supreme Court’s decision on voting rights legislation. See the statements some of them issued.

06/25/2013

Statement By The President On The Supreme Court Decision

I am deeply disappointed with the Supreme Court’s decision today. For nearly 50 years, the Voting Rights Act – enacted and repeatedly renewed by wide bipartisan majorities in Congress – has helped secure the right […]

06/25/2013

Police are seeking this man, who held up a bank in Windsor. Photo courtesy of Windsor Police.

Man Wearing Obama Cap Robs Bank In Windsor

About 11:35 this morning, a man wearing an Obama cap held up the Sovereign Bank in Windsor.

06/10/2013

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Governor Orders Flags To Half-Staff Through Saturday

_ Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has ordered all U.S. and state flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/16/2013

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At University Of Hartford, President Calls For Congressional Vote On Gun Control

President Obama praised Connecticut’s recent gun control legislation Monday in a speech at the University of Hartford, and assured Congress he’s as “determined as ever” to honor the children killed in Newtown with tougher gun laws.

04/08/2013

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