There’s perks, and then there’s perks.

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be driven after his town hall meeting in Norwalk tonight to Damon’s, a sports bar in Hartford, to watch at least some of UConn’s attempt to win its third national championship.

Chris Dodd, who was with Malloy in Hartford today for a movie event in his new role as chairman of the Motion Picture Association of America, flew to Houston to catch the NCAA final in person.

Mark is the Capitol Bureau Chief and a co-founder of CT Mirror. He is a frequent contributor to WNPR, a former state politics writer for The Hartford Courant and Journal Inquirer, and contributor for The New York Times.

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