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Lieutenant governor GOP race gets testy
In Connecticut's statewide elections, the races for governor or U.S. Senate are typically where the most political punches are thrown.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Gov. Malloy: Funds Approved for Repair of South Branch Park River...
"This is an important and needed investment to protect the safety and well-being of those who live and travel along this river corridor.
Free State Parks Weekend in Connecticut
Gov. Malloy and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection have announced "Free State Parks Weekend" waiving parking and museum fees across the state.
Report Recommends Fixes for Norwalk River RR Bridge
A news release from the Governor's Office: Governor Dannel P. Malloy and state Department of Transportation Commissioner James P. Redeker today released a report outlining recommendations for short-term fixes to improve the reliability of the New Haven Line's Walk Railroad Bridge in Norwalk.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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Spoiler Alert, Connecticut: Jon Pelto Says He Isn't One
The idea of a credible candidate is one that can have an impact, and I believe that we are and we will have a significant impact on the race.
The Hartford Courant
Bacchiochi Fires Campaign Worker Over Racial Comments
Republican Lt. Gov. candidate Penny Bacchiochi, whose campaign has been involved in various controversies, fired a paid campaign consultant Thursday after she made racial comments about another candidate on Facebook.
CT-Gov: Malloy (D) Explores Former Gateway College As Site For Border Children
Responding to pressure from immigrant rights activists who held a rally Tuesday to urge the state to welcome children crossing the border, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said he was exploring the former campus of Gateway Community College in New Haven as potential housing for migrants.
Wyman: $400K for Tollan County mutual fire service on state Bond Commission agenda
Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman on Wednesday announced that the State Bond Commission, chaired by Governor Dannel P. Malloy, is expected to support a $400,000 bond item for the Tolland County Mutual Aid Fire Service to upgrade their radio dispatch system.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Governor Malloy announces 'Free State Parks Weekend' this Saturday and Sunday
Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Robert Klee today announced that as part of the ongoing celebration of the state parks centennial, this upcoming Saturday and Sunday - July 26 and 27 - will be "Free State Parks Weekend" in Connecticut.
Citing anti-gun laws, Baretta to move operations from Maryland to Tennessee
Legendary Italian gunmaker Beretta announced on Tuesday that because of changes in the law passed by the Maryland legislature, the company would be moving its manufacturing operations to Tennessee next year.
Malloy criticizes GOP foes for embracing Christie
As he runs for re-election, Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is rekindling a rivalry with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, tweaking the Republican over his position on gun control and his state's economic record.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Rally held in New Haven to support immigrant children
This, after Governor Dannel Malloy denied a request from the federal government to house nearly 2,000 undocumented immigrant children at the Southbury training school.
Malloy: Video documents creative approach to I-84 bridge replacement
Governor Dannel P. Malloy on Monday released a time-lapse video of the replacement of two Connecticut highway bridges.
McKinney Comes Back At Foley In Second Ad
Republican gubernatorial candidates continued to attack each other in TV ads this week as John McKinney accused frontrunner Tom Foley of misleading voters about McKinney's legislative voting record.
CT Banks Surplus Over $121M in 2014
Connecticut closed out the 2014 fiscal year with a $121.3 million surplus - more than three and a half times the projections made a month ago.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Christie greeted by dozens of protesters in Connecticut
More than 100 protesters lined the road chanting "Not One More" - a reference to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting - as Governor Christie raised money for the state Republican Party inside an exclusive community.
Boughton Gives Bacchiochi His Support
Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton had been teamed up with Heather Bond Somers, but last week he was offering state Rep. Penny Bacchiochi his full-throated support.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Malloy says he thinks of school shooting every...
More than 18 months after a gunman killed 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Sunday he thinks of the massacre five or six times a day.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Oak Hills Park Golf Course to Get $1.5M from State for Improvements
State Rep. Larry Cafero's office issued the following announcement Friday: Oak Hills Park golf course in Norwalk is expected to receive a $1.5 million grant from the State Bond Commission, House Republican Leader Larry Cafero said today, enabling the long-planned renovations and improvements to the municipal park.