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March 28, 2018

Boughton Offers Glimpse Into His Medical History, Brain Surgery

by Parker Fiske | Mar 28, 2018 3:56pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | Danbury | Rocky Hill

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ROCKY HILL, CT — A few missed doses of his anti-seizure medication caused Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton’s to collapse and seize a few weeks ago. That’s according to his doctors.

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January 16, 2018

Malloy Seeks To Elevate Acting Veterans Affairs Commissioner

by Christine Stuart | Jan 16, 2018 1:32pm
Posted to: Veterans Affairs | Danbury

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HARTFORD, CT — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Tuesday nominated a former assistant attorney general and major in the U.S. Army Reserves to head the Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs.

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January 10, 2018

Boughton Makes It Official After Reaching Fundraising Threshold

by Christine Stuart | Jan 10, 2018 6:29am
Posted to: Campaign Finance | Election 2014 | Election 2018 | Danbury | CEP

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DANBURY, CT — This time is different for Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton.

The nine-term mayor who just had brain surgery this summer has raised the money he needs to qualify for public financing.

In 2014, Boughton fell short of the support he needed from inside the Republican Party to get on the primary ballot.

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November 15, 2017

Danbury Lawmaker Says Restore CT-N or Get Rid of It

by Christine Stuart | Nov 15, 2017 4:30pm
Posted to: Media Matters | Danbury | Hartford

screen grab HARTFORD, CT — After the House adjourned the longest special session in history, Rep. Bob Godfrey, D-Danbury, stood up and called the recent issues with the legislature’s television network “fraudulent.”

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August 7, 2017

Danbury Mayor To Undergo Brain Surgery

by Christine Stuart | Aug 7, 2017 10:36am
Posted to: Election 2018 | Danbury

ctnewsjunkie file photo HARTFORD, CT — Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, who is also exploring a run for governor, will have a tumor removed from his brain Tuesday.

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June 9, 2017

OP-ED | Big Ideas Are Needed to Grow the Economy and Solve the Budget Mess

by Barth Keck | Jun 9, 2017 5:29am
Posted to: Analysis | Business | Economic Development | Workforce Development | The Economy | Energy Sector | Technology sector | Manufacturing Sector | Jobs | State Budget | Danbury | Torrington

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The recent economic news in Connecticut is Dickensian.

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April 12, 2017

Self-Serve Beer And Wine Machines OK’d By House

by Jack Kramer | Apr 12, 2017 3:32pm
Posted to: Business | Danbury

Photo courtesy of the House Democrats HARTFORD, CT - Connecticut took a step Wednesday toward joining the growing list of states that allow self-service liquor machines.

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November 23, 2016

OP-ED | Actions Speak Louder Than Words - No Time for Indifference

by Sarah Darer Littman | Nov 23, 2016 4:00pm
Posted to: Analysis | Civil Liberties | Election 2016 | Equality | Media Matters | Opinion | Public Safety | Danbury | East Windsor | Greenwich | Wilton

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In his election night speech, President-elect Donald Trump claimed, “I pledge to every citizen of our land that I will be president for all Americans, and this is so important to me.”

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November 22, 2016

Boughton Says He’s Fundraising for Possible Gubernatorial Run

by Christine Stuart | Nov 22, 2016 3:26pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | Danbury

CTNewsJunkie file photo It’s not even Thanksgiving 2016 yet and the first candidates for statewide office in 2018 are filing their paperwork with the State Elections Enforcement Commission.

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October 17, 2016

Boughton Takes Steps Toward 2018 With PAC Support For Republicans

by Christine Stuart | Oct 17, 2016 2:56pm
Posted to: Election 2016 | Election 2018 | Media Matters | Danbury

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton is using the nearly $4,000 he raised through his political action committee to support Republican candidates for House and Senate with a one-minute YouTube video.

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