by Kristi Allen | October 28, 2014 2:08pm
With the race for governor down to a few percentage points, the state Democratic Party has spent nearly 20 percent of its campaign funds on one candidate: Ted Kennedy Jr.
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by Hugh McQuaid | May 30, 2014 12:07pm
The State Bond Commission released about $570 million in borrowing during a Friday meeting, including funding for a new courthouse in Torrington, state assistance for businesses, and bonding for projects sought by lawmakers.
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by Hugh McQuaid | May 5, 2014 4:48pm
Retiring Sen. Ed Meyer has so many stories that his colleagues in the Senate compared him to Forrest Gump — the character played by Tom Hanks in the film of the same name — during a two-hour tribute Monday.
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by Christine Stuart | November 19, 2013 11:27am
Democratic State Comptroller Kevin Lembo announced Tuesday that will be seeking re-election in 2014.
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by Susan Bigelow | January 18, 2013 9:18am
The legislative session is off and running at last, and members are rushing to propose new laws. Thus far, the focus has been squarely on gun control and school safety in the wake of Newtown, but there’s plenty more going on beneath the surface. Sadly, some of the many, many bills being raised should stay out of sight.
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