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Gov. Malloy Thinks of Sandy Hook Shooting Every Day
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Gov. Malloy Thinks of Sandy Hook Shooting Every Day

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Jul 21, 2014
Decision 2014: Episode 2, July 20, 2014

Decision 2014: Episode 2, July 20, 2014

On this week’s show, Gov. Dan Malloy, former Ambassador to Ireland Tom Foley and “Meet the Press” host and moderator... Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Immigration Debate Continues in Connecticut

Immigration Debate Continues in Connecticut

The immigration debate continues in Connecticut after Gov. Dannel Malloy turned down the federal... Watch »

Jul 18, 2014
Blumenthal Heads to Mexico Border

Blumenthal Heads to Mexico Border

Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is traveling to the U.S. border with Mexico to see firsthand the... Read »

Jul 17, 2014
Decision 2014: NBC Connecticut Talks Politics

Decision 2014: NBC Connecticut Talks Politics

"Decision 2014" is a half-hour show of local political coverage that will make you better informed... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Judge Won't Dismiss Charges Against Rowland

Judge Won't Dismiss Charges Against Rowland

A judge has denied a request by former Gov. John G. Rowland to dismiss federal charges that accused him of trying to... Read »

Jul 8, 2014
Berkeley Set to Require Free Medical Pot for Poor

Berkeley Set to Require Free Medical Pot for Poor

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Berkeley, California, will likely soon be required to provide free pot... Watch »

Jul 4, 2014
Foley to Receive $1.3 Million for Campaign

Foley to Receive $1.3 Million for Campaign

Greenwich businessman Tom Foley, the endorsed Republican candidate for governor, is set to receive more than... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Mark Boughton Formally Withdraws from Governor's Race

Mark Boughton Formally Withdraws from Governor's Race

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton has formally withdrawn from the Republican primary race for governor. Read »

Jul 1, 2014
New Laws Taking Effect July 1 in Connecticut

New Laws Taking Effect July 1 in Connecticut

Connecticut's revised state budget and a host of new laws, including a temporary moratorium on the storage... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Lauretti Falls Short in Bid for Lieutenant Governor

Lauretti Falls Short in Bid for Lieutenant Governor

Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti has fallen short of submitting... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
AP Declares Rangel Winner of Dem Primary

AP Declares Rangel Winner of Dem Primary

U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel, the face of Harlem politics for generations, held off a strong Democratic... Watch »

Jun 25, 2014
5 Things to Know About New House GOP Leader McCarthy

5 Things to Know About New House GOP Leader McCarthy

Rep. Kevin McCarthy was chosen by his House peers Thursday to succeed outgoing House Majority Leader Eric... Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Governor Signs Law to Strengthen Care at Pet Shops

Governor Signs Law to Strengthen Care at Pet Shops

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is drawing attention to a new law that attempts to toughen standards for Connecticut... Read »

Jun 18, 2014
Malloy to Receive Public Campaign Financing

Malloy to Receive Public Campaign Financing

A state elections panel today released a fourth round of payments to candidates applying for public... Read »

Jun 18, 2014
Governor Vetoes Chocolate Milk Ban in Schools

Governor Vetoes Chocolate Milk Ban in Schools

Gov. Dannel Malloy said the nutritional value is too important to ban chocolate milk in schools when calcium... Read »

Jun 13, 2014
George H.W. Bush Makes Birthday Parachute Jump

George H.W. Bush Makes Birthday Parachute Jump

Former President George H.W. Bush is celebrating his 90th birthday at his family's seaside retreat in Maine,... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Hershey Sues Maryland Lawmaker Over Campaign Logo

Hershey Sues Maryland Lawmaker Over Campaign Logo

The Hershey company says a Maryland candidate is milking its classic chocolate bar for political Read »

Jun 11, 2014
NBC's Chuck Todd Explains House GOP Leader's Stunning Loss

NBC's Chuck Todd Explains House GOP Leader's Stunning Loss

NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd explains what cost House Majority Leader Eric Cantor his congressional... Watch »

Jun 10, 2014
Graham Avoids Runoff in SC

Graham Avoids Runoff in SC

Incumbent Sen. Lindsey Graham avoided a runoff and easily coasted to victory against tea party challengers in South... Read »

Jun 10, 2014
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The Health & Wellness Festival is back in 2014! Read more
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