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Blumenthal, McCain press ‘paid patriotism’ ban at sports games

A halftime tribute

WASHINGTON — Tributes to U.S. troops at New England Patriot games and other professional sporting events are wasteful “paid patriotism” costing taxpayers millions of dollars, say several U.S. senators, including Richard Blumenthal, who have pressure the Pentagon to stop the practice. Continue Reading →

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In Washington, Malloy burnishes liberal credentials, national leadership role

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy, right, with Montana Gov. Steve Bullock at the microphones.

WASHNGTON – At the National Governor’s Association meeting this weekend, Gov. Dannel Malloy looked out for state interests, including transportation needs and environmental concerns, and began to lay the groundwork for the very political job he will hold in an important election year. Continue Reading →

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