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October 25, 2016

Republican Chairman: Democratic Candidate Is Violating Election Law By Using Trump

by Christine Stuart | October 25, 2016 4:30am

Photo of the mailer Connecticut Republican Party Chairman JR Romano is accusing, in an election complaint, a Democratic state Senate candidate of violating clean election laws by likening his Republican opponent to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

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October 7, 2016

One Calls For A Hearing, Another For A Resignation

by Christine Stuart | October 7, 2016 4:30am

CTNewsJunkie file photo One lawmaker continues to push for the resignation of Department of Children and Families Commissioner Joette Katz, while another is calling for a public hearing in the wake of the Child Advocate’s report on the near-death of a toddler.

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October 4, 2016

Child Advocate: Near Death of Toddler Points To Systemic Problems in DCF’s Kinship Foster Placements

by Christine Stuart | October 4, 2016 9:00am

CTNewsJunkie file photo The “near-death from starvation and abuse” of a toddler points to systemic issues with some of the state’s recently touted kinship foster placements, according to a report released today by the state Child Advocate’s office.

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September 23, 2015

New Data Indicates Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops Continue Amid Seasonal Variations

by Elizabeth Regan | September 23, 2015 3:00pm

ctrp3.ctdata.org Police in Connecticut continued to target black and Hispanic drivers at a disproportionate rate over the past winter in both the number of stops and the likelihood of getting a ticket, according to the latest installment of racial profiling data mandated by the state legislature.

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August 3, 2015

DC NEWS JUNKIE | Connecticut-built F-35 Fighter Jet Ready for Takeoff

by Jordan Fenster | August 3, 2015 4:30am

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Remington Hall/Released
The U.S. Marine Corps has announced that its version of the controversial F-35 joint strike fighter is ready for use. The aircraft was developed in part in Connecticut and has been hailed by members of Connecticut’s delegation, some of whom have taken many thousands of dollars in campaign cash from the plane’s developers.

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April 7, 2015

Report: Analysis Shows Racial Disparity in Traffic Stops by Several Connecticut Police Departments

by Elizabeth Regan | April 7, 2015 4:18pm

Elizabeth Regan Police departments in Groton, Granby, and Waterbury and state police troops in Tolland and Hartford are more likely to stop black and Hispanic drivers, according to a study conducted by the Institute for Municipal Regional Policy.

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DC NEWS JUNKIE | Electric Boat Gets $32.6 Million to Maintain Nuclear Subs

by Jordan Fenster | April 7, 2015 8:00am

Electric Boat has been awarded about $40 million in Navy contracts over the past week, in part to help service the nation’s nuclear fleet.

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October 27, 2014

Christie Makes Another Pitch For Foley

by Christine Stuart | October 27, 2014 7:28pm

Christine Stuart photo New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made his fourth trip to Connecticut in six weeks Monday to stump for Republican Tom Foley.

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October 14, 2014

Family Keeps Sen. Maynard On Ballot Despite Uncertain Recovery

by Hugh McQuaid | October 14, 2014 11:59am

Hugh McQuaid file photo Sen. Andrew Maynard will appear on the ballot next month despite continued complications with his recovery from injuries sustained during a serious fall at his Stonington home 11 weeks ago, according to a Tuesday statement from his family.

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April 1, 2014

One Democrat Votes Against Malloy Tax Refund Proposal

by Christine Stuart | April 1, 2014 10:05pm

Courtesy of the House Democratic Caucus Rep. Ted Moukawsher of Groton was the lone Democrat on the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee to vote Tuesday against the governor’s $155 million election-year tax refund.

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