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March 9, 2017

Local Elected Officials Tell Lawmakers To Take Teacher Pension Shift Off the Table

by Christine Stuart | March 9, 2017 1:07pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — A group of local elected officials said Thursday that it is illegal for Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to shift about a third of the state’s contributions to the Teacher’s Retirement System to cities and towns.

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October 13, 2015

Business, Labor and Municipal Groups Announce Collaboration Amid Divisive Political Climate

by Elizabeth Regan | October 13, 2015 12:52pm

Three statewide advocacy groups with a history of disagreement on many issues have agreed to sit down for an economic summit with the goal of finding common ground, and maybe, just maybe, doing something about it.

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February 26, 2013

Ridgefield First Selectman Continues Fight For Tolls

by Christine Stuart | February 26, 2013 6:30am

Christine Stuart photo He may not have won his party’s nomination for governor back in 2010, but Ridgefield First Selectman Rudy Marconi isn’t giving up on the idea of bringing back highway tolls.

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December 20, 2012

Lawmaker Makes Last-Minute Suggestion

by Christine Stuart | December 20, 2012 5:39pm

Behind the scenes Wednesday at the state Capitol, before the legislature voted on a deficit mitigation package, Rep. John Frey of Ridgefield, scrambled to get his idea into the legislation.

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