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Former Governor Named To Republical Leadership Group

Former Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell is returning to politics as a member of a national Republican group working to increase the ranks of GOP state government leaders.


Jodi Rell (Courtesy Fidelco)

Rell Named To Fidelco Board

Former Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell has been appointed to the board of directors of Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation Inc., which breeds and trains guide dogs for the blind.



Auditors Review “Plate-gate” Complaint

The state’s Auditors of Public Accounts are reviewing a whistleblower complaint about a top aide to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy who released federally and state-protected license plate numbers to a columnist.


Aide Says License Plate Information Was Mistakenly Released

By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A top aide for Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he sought information from the Department of Motor Vehicles about low-number license plates on behalf of […]


Former DMV Commissioner Defends Assignment Of Low-Number License Plates

Dozens of low-number state license plates were issued to former Gov. M. Jodi Rell, her relatives and her loyalists in the final months of her administration.


UConn Professor Fined

A state elections panel has fined a University of Connecticut professor, who provided consulting services to former Gov. M. Jodi Rell, $2,000 for hiring two graduate students to work on a poll.


Task Forces, Special Commissions Marked Rell Years

By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Task forces, study committees and commissions have been a hallmark of outgoing Gov. M. Jodi Rell’s six-year tenure leading Connecticut. An Associated Press review of the […]


State Building to Be Named for Departing Governor

A former Hartford church purchased by the state in 2008,  now being renovated by the Department of Public,  will be named for Governor Jodi Rell.  Public Works Commissioner Raenne Curtis made the announcement Thursday, The […]


Region Copes with Worst Winter Storm in Years

By STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A monster winter storm developed into a blizzard by the time it hit New England on Sunday, forcing travelers to change their post-Christmas plans and head […]


State Prepares to Respond to Winter Storm

Governor Rell has the National Guard standing by,  and will open the Emergency Operations Center at the State Armory on Sunday,  to deal with any problems which might arise from the blizzard forecast for the […]