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Malloy going to China

Connecticut’s well-traveled Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is going to China. The governor’s office announced today that Malloy has accepted an invitation to attend the World Economic Forum Summit in Tianjin, China, next month. The state will pick up the estimated cost of less than $20,000. “Every day I wake up, I’m focused on figuring out different […]

Posted inPolitics

Connecticut Democrats shaken down for campaign cash

Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., who heads the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, pulled the entire Connecticut delegation — except for Rep. Chris Murphy — off the House floor Thursday to ask them for money. The DCCC helps Democratic candidates facing tough races. Incumbent House members all pay dues — calculated on seniority and committee assignments — […]

Posted inNews

State investing $55 million to revitalize old buildings, create affordable housing in cities

Ten vacant and deteriorated buildings in cities around Connecticut will soon be returned to residential use with the help of a $25 million state investment to create new affordable housing. Additionally, another $30 million will be invested in renovating long-neglected public housing sponsored by the state, the governor announced Thursday. “For so many years we […]