Attorney General William Tong’s mother, Nancy Tong, waves after he gave a celebration speech at Dunkin’ Donuts Park in Hartford. “Because of this great state, our wonderful neighbors, our friends, our family, we’ve made a long trip from Park Street, a long trip from a hot Chinese restaurant kitchen to the Attorney General’s office,” he said. “It is my honor as your attorney general to help make us stronger.” Yehyun Kim / ctmirror.org