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Legislature headed for a holiday session to fix social services program

With partisan feuding providing the final push Thursday, the state legislature now will come into session between between Christmas and New Year’s Day to reverse an unpopular cut to a social services program for poor seniors and the disabled. Continue Reading →

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Klarides: Cut future transportation, local aid initiatives

House Minority Leader Themis Klarides, R-Derby, called Tuesday on the General Assembly’s Democratic majority to reduce their new initiatives on future transportation and municipal aid in order to restore cuts recently imposed on hospitals and services to persons with disabilities. Continue Reading →

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A second chance for ‘Second Chance’ in special session

The General Assembly called itself into special session Wednesday to adopt bills necessary to implement the budget and one of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s top priorities, a bill carrying a name that officially turned ironic at the stroke of midnight: An Act Concerning a Second Chance Society. Yes, it was going to get a second chance. Continue Reading →

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