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October 7, 2016

OP-ED | Can State GOP Parlay ‘Enthusiasm Gap’ Into A Win For Trump?

by Terry Cowgill | October 7, 2016 5:30am

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The state of Connecticut during presidential campaigns sort of mirrors our reputation nationally: we’re boring. The land of steady habits hasn’t voted Republican since Greenwich native George Herbert Walker Bush was looking to succeed his boss, Ronald Reagan, in 1988. Most recently, Barack Obama defeated Mitt Romney, the former governor of neighboring Massachusetts, by a whopping 17 points in 2012.

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