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July 21, 2017

Follow Up Study Narrows Racial Profiling In Traffic Stops to 18 Police Officers

by Jack Kramer | July 21, 2017 12:00pm

ART OLYMPIC VIA SHUTTERSTOCK HARTFORD, CT — Eighteen police officers were identified as being statistically more likely to stop minority motorists in nine municipal police departments and the state police barracks in Hartford, according to a report compiled by the Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy.

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May 12, 2017

Bond Commission Disagrees Over Agenda and Casting A Vote; Fitch Downgrades State’s Rating

by Christine Stuart | May 12, 2017 12:58pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — (Updated 3:28 p.m.) It was only the second state Bond Commission meeting of the year, but much like the state budget negotiations there were disagreements about almost everything on the agenda, including how members cast their votes. And shortly afterward, the state got some bad news with respect to its bond rating.

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May 8, 2017

Lawmakers Engage On Fiscal Crisis

by Christine Stuart | May 8, 2017 5:30am

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie WINDSOR, CT — Spending cuts will be difficult, but increasing income taxes on the wealthy hasn’t returned the amount of money the state anticipated, Sen. Cathy Osten told a group of about 15 people Sunday.

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February 28, 2017

State Senate Remains Tied After Special Election

by Christine Stuart | February 28, 2017 10:42pm

Courtesy of Facebook With control of the state Senate hanging in the balance, voters in two Senate districts headed to the polls Tuesday to see if they could upset a deal brokered by party leaders.

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February 17, 2017

OP-ED | The Little Special Election That Could? Windsor Republican May Tip Senate to GOP

by Terry Cowgill | February 17, 2017 6:30am

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As the nation weighs the seismic impact of life under a Trump administration whose wheels seem to be coming off, we could soon witness earth-moving changes in Connecticut’s political landscape as well.

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February 6, 2017

Rowland Prosecutor: We All Have An Obligation to Resist Trump’s Worst Impulses

by Christine Stuart | February 6, 2017 6:29am

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie Chris Mattei, the former federal prosecutor who sent former Gov. John G. Rowland to prison for receiving secret campaign payments, spoke to the Windsor Democratic Town Committee Thursday about his recent editorial on the public perception of political corruption.

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December 12, 2016

Senate Republicans Hire Former Labor Relations Director

by Christine Stuart | December 12, 2016 11:40pm

Contributed photo Senate Republicans hired the former chief labor relations official who was reorganized out of a job by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration following his re-election in 2014 to a second term.

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November 8, 2016

Voters Stream Into Polls With Wide Range of Feelings; Some Want ‘Revolution’ and Others Temperament

by Christine Stuart | November 8, 2016 9:14pm

Douglas Healey for CTNewsJunkie Voters did not sit out what has been called one of the most contentious, strange, nasty, bizarre, and divisive elections in modern history. They voted in large numbers in cities and towns throughout Connecticut.

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November 7, 2016

Clinton, Trump Supporters Head To Battleground States

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

Christine Stuart photo WINDSOR, CT — Connecticut supporters of both Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton are heading north to New Hampshire to support their candidates.

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July 26, 2016

Connecticut Delegates Say Platform Will Help Unite Party

by Christine Stuart | July 26, 2016 12:10pm

Courtesy of Nancy DiNardo Connecticut delegates supporting Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders said they are happy with what is being touted as the “most progressive” Democratic Party platform in history.

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