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January 22, 2016

Coastal Communities Win $54.2M Federal Storm Resiliency Grant

by Christine Stuart | January 22, 2016 1:44pm

Christine Stuart photo Connecticut will receive a $54.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to improve shoreline infrastructure and increase resiliency for future weather events.

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Cha-Ching! Connecticut Has Second Highest Concentration of Millionaires

by Cara Rosner | January 22, 2016 5:30am

Connecticut has the second-highest concentration of millionaires in the nation, according to a ranking out this week.

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OP-ED | Will GE’s Departure Be A Political Issue? You Bet It Will

by Terry Cowgill | January 22, 2016 5:30am

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Now that some of the dust has settled after the announcement last week that General Electric would move its headquarters from Fairfield to Boston, a question my editor Christine Stuart asked shortly after the announcement (Will GE’s Move Impact The 2016 Elections?) has been answered.

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January 18, 2016

OP-ED | Failed Leadership, Taxes, Contempt, Ushered GE Out The Door

by Themis Klarides | January 18, 2016 4:30pm

House Speaker Brendan Sharkey recently toured Bristol Hospital alongside the facility’s CEO and proclaimed that he now has a deeper appreciation of all the good work being done by the community-based facility and the challenges that it faces.

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January 13, 2016

OP-ED | Farewell GE: If You Need Connecticut, We’ll Be In Our Room Eating Ice Cream

by Susan Bigelow | January 13, 2016 6:49pm

It happened: General Electric is leaving Fairfield for Boston. The political blame game has already begun, and the economic pain is sure to be sharp. What’s worse, though, is the blow we’ve taken to something much more fragile than the economy: our collective self-esteem and identity.

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General Electric Announces Move to Boston

by Christine Stuart | January 13, 2016 11:23am

Christine Stuart file photo (Updated 2:50 p.m.) General Electric, which has been headquartered in Fairfield for decades, announced today that it’s moving its headquarters to Boston.

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January 11, 2016

Malloy Touts Economic Growth, Downplays Concerns About GE Relocation

by Christine Stuart | January 11, 2016 1:58pm

Christine Stuart photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Connecticut tends to “beat ourselves up pretty hard” when it comes to the economy and job creation, but “the reality is we’ve moved 20 companies from other states into Connecticut.”

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November 6, 2015

Spin Doctors Selling Local Election Results

by Christine Stuart | November 6, 2015 2:16pm

CTNJ file photo As soon as the polls closed on Tuesday, the party machines went into action in an effort to convince the news media that their side had won this year’s municipal elections.

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October 30, 2015

OP-ED | Election 2015: What to Watch for on Election Night

by Susan Bigelow | October 30, 2015 10:00am

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Yes, the time of year when election signs are plastered all over town is just about over. Municipal elections are finally here! What should we be watching for on election night 2015?

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September 24, 2015

Republicans Renew Their Call For A Special Session In GE’s Backyard

by Christine Stuart | September 24, 2015 3:00pm

Courtesy of the Republican caucus Republican lawmakers continued their campaign Thursday to get Democratic lawmakers or Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to agree to a special session to make changes to the state budget.

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