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Following UConn’s upset win over Michigan State on Sunday, the Huskies’ official Twitter account took a jab at President Obama – who had picked the MSU Spartans to win the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

UConn Tweets Obama: ‘Sorry About Busting Your Bracket’

Following UConn’s upset win over Michigan State on Sunday, the Huskies’ official Twitter account took a jab at President Obama – who had picked the MSU Spartans to win the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

03/31/2014

John Boehner (Photo Credit: Alex Wong/ Getty Images News)

Malloy Raps Boehner Over Food Stamp Criticism

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has harshly criticized U.S. House Speaker John Boehner who accused Connecticut and other states of cheating the federal food stamp program.

03/17/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy (courtesy CT-N)

Tribal Leader Blasts Gov. Malloy Over US Rules

A review that is expected to produce new U.S. rules for recognizing American Indian tribes as early as this summer is stirring up heat in Connecticut, where the governor is leading efforts to block changes that could open the door to more tribal casinos.

03/04/2014

File photo of President Barack Obama.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama To Push Minimum Wage Wednesday At CCSU

President Obama will push a minimum wage increase when speaking at Central Connecticut State University Wednesday.

03/01/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy (Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Malloy Among Governors Who Oppose Military Cuts

The governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are stepping up calls on President Barack Obama to scale back the proposed shrinking of the Army National Guard.

03/01/2014

(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

CEO: ‘Mentally Retarded’ Could Work For $2 Wages, ‘You’re Worth What You’re Worth’

Speaking with a “Daily Show” correspondent about President Obama’s plans to increase minimum wage, Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff ridiculed the idea, suggesting that the “mentally retarded” could work for $2 an hour, because “you’re worth what you’re worth.”

01/30/2014

File photo of the Facebook homepage. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Police Officer Suspended For Racist Facebook Post About Obama

A racist, vulgar Facebook post about President Barack Obama by a police officer has caused the cop to be suspended from duty.

01/29/2014

Sen. Richard Blumenthal.  (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Conn. US Senators Cautious On Surveillance Reforms

Connecticut’s two U.S. senators are sounding cautious over work facing Congress in reforming NSA surveillance practices as proposed by President Barack Obama.

01/18/2014

File photo of a polling station. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Some Schools Want To End Role As Polling Places Because Of Security Concerns Following Newtown Massacre

Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without easy alternatives for voting sites.

01/06/2014

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) [Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images]

Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?

Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.

12/13/2013

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