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Malloy’s bail reform push makes for strange bedfellows

EAST LYME — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy stepped to a microphone in a prison waiting room to talk about bail reform Thursday. He glanced to at two unlikely allies, David McGuire of the American Civil Liberties Union and Suzanne Bates of the Yankee Institute for Public Policy, a conservative think tank. Continue Reading →

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Joe Scarborough is firm on taxes, less so on his plans

With the help of MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough, a conservative think tank opened a small-government, anti-tax road show Thursday that marked the soft opening of the 2016 contest for the Connecticut General Assembly. Less clear was whether the event also was an early exploratory step by Scarborough toward a campaign in 2018 for governor or U.S. Senate. Continue Reading →

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