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New voters picking Dems over GOP by 2-1 margin

Voter rolls have swelled by 130,000 since the first of the year, with Democrats picking up nearly twice as many members as Republicans, 45,625 to 23,379. Another 58,310 new voters registered as unaffiliated. The state now has more than 2 million voters: Unaffiliated, 842,335; Democrats, 744,729; and Republicans, 422,312. Voter registration always spikes in presidential […]

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Ryan coming to Connecticut to collect checks, not votes

The Romney-Ryan team loves Connecticut Republicans — for their money. They just don’t want to spend any time in public with them. Vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan has at least three events in Connecticut on Sunday, but they all are private fundraisers. Jerry Labriola, the state GOP chairman, declined comment when asked about any disappointment […]