by Christine Stuart | February 25, 2015 4:06pm
One. That’s the number of people Secretary of the State Denise Merrill believes should be in charge of administering elections in each municipality.
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by Hugh McQuaid | January 22, 2015 5:30am
(Updated 4:29 p.m.) A state commission will recommend giving pay raises to elected officials, including the governor and members of the legislature, for the first time in 14 years.
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by Hugh McQuaid | December 9, 2014 5:03pm
In 2016, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will become chairman of the Democratic Governors Association, the DGA announced Tuesday. Malloy will succeed Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, who was elected the group’s 2015 chair.
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by Hugh McQuaid | August 20, 2014 2:41pm
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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by Terry Cowgill | July 11, 2014 4:30am
UConn Foundation Has Become A Slush Fund For Frivolity, Shielded From Public Scrutiny
Why do people hate hypocrisy so much? After all, there are worse sins. Robbing a convenience store or gunning down a bunch of schoolchildren comes to mind, for example. Yet when public officials say one thing and do another, it gets the blood boiling like nothing else.
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by Megan Merrigan | April 23, 2014 11:00pm
Hillary Clinton made her way to the University of Connecticut on Wednesday and encouraged students to be active members of the “participation generation.”
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