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The state politicizes COVID-19; threatens housing market

Gov. Ned Lamont’s Executive Order 7X issued on Friday April 10, ostensibly in connection with COVID-19, insofar as it relates to residential tenants has little to do with public health and much to do with currying political favor. This order singles out property owners in Connecticut who rent to residential tenants, assigning extra government-imposed burdens. […]

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Placing prisoners with COVID-19 at Northern Correctional Institution is barbaric

The Department of Correction’s plan of moving prisoners with COVID-19 to Northern Correctional Institution is nothing short of barbaric.  DOC claims that Northern is ideal for, among other reasons, the cells have solid metal doors that will prevent the virus from spreading.  In fact, those solid metal doors are among one of the chief reasons that the plan violates the civil and human rights of those prisoners. 

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Here’s to America’s truckers, keeping us supplied as we weather this storm

Trucks.  We used to hate them, but now we love them. We used to hate them when we thought they were clogging our over burdened highways, causing accidents and slowing our drive.  We even seemed happy when tolling would affect trucks but not passenger cars. Now we finally appreciate how truckers are crucial to resupplying our stores, keeping us well fed in this time of crisis.