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August 21, 2014

Malloy Boosts Education Funding, Defends Pryor’s Decision To Leave

by Hugh McQuaid | August 21, 2014 3:45pm

Hugh McQuaid Photo NEW BRITAIN — Standing with his outgoing education commissioner, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday new funding for troubled school districts participating in a state-run improvement program.

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Rasmussen: Foley Up 7 Over Malloy

by Staff Report | August 21, 2014 2:49pm

Rasmussen Reports conducted a telephone survey of 750 likely Connecticut voters this week and found that if the election were held today Republican Tom Foley would receive 45 percent of the vote and Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy would receive 38 percent.

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Advocates Call For Outreach Workers

by Christine Stuart | August 21, 2014 1:56pm

Christine Stuart photo Health care advocates told the Access Health CT Board of Directors Thursday that they need to consider hiring a group of outreach workers to help people enroll in health insurance.

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Feds Stopped Medicaid Payments in January; Barnes Says Small Surplus Still Possible

by Christine Stuart | August 21, 2014 5:30am

CTNJ file photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget director reported Wednesday that the state would end the 2015 fiscal year with a small, $300,000 surplus if the federal government agrees to begin reimbursing the state hundreds of millions of dollars for care provided to some Medicaid recipients.

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August 20, 2014

Biden Lauds Manufacturing, Raises Money In Connecticut

by Hugh McQuaid | August 20, 2014 3:41pm

Office of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Photo The United States is “on the cusp” of regaining its status as the world’s leading manufacturing country, Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday during one of three stops in Connecticut.

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Visconti Qualifies For Ballot

by Christine Stuart | August 20, 2014 1:50pm

Hugh McQuaid file photo The Secretary of the State’s office informed West Hartford Republican Joe Visconti via email Wednesday that his name will appear on the ballot in November.

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Pryor May Be Departing, But Common Core Is Here To Stay

by Christine Stuart | August 20, 2014 12:43pm

Christine Stuart file photo Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor will be departing his position before January, but State Board of Education Chairman Allan Taylor made it clear that the state is still moving forward with the controversial national standards called Common Core.

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August 19, 2014

Foley’s Name Likely to Appear Twice on The Ballot

by Christine Stuart | August 19, 2014 8:41pm

Christine Stuart photo WATERTOWN —  Republican Tom Foley received the endorsement of one faction of the Independent Party on Tuesday night. Unless the other faction disputes that endorsement, Foley’s name will appear on the ballot twice on Election Day in November.

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Transportation Advocates Lay Out Their Agenda For Gubernatorial Candidates

by Christine Stuart | August 19, 2014 3:04pm

Christine Stuart photo A broad coalition of advocates gathered Tuesday at Union Station in Hartford and called on the gubernatorial candidates to adopt a set of guidelines for approaching transportation policy.

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Foley Ad: Malloy is ‘Desperate’

by Hugh McQuaid | August 19, 2014 12:33pm

screen grab After nearly a week of television ads from Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s campaign, Republican Tom Foley responded Tuesday with his own commercial calling Malloy’s attacks “desperate” and “sad.”

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