State veterans can wear their military service on driver’s licenses, CT IDs

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From the governoer’s office: “Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Lieutenant Gov. Nancy Wyman today announced that military veterans can now apply to have their status marked on a Connecticut Driver’s License or state-issued ID.  The Department of Motor Vehicles and AAA offices on January 2, 2013 will begin issuing drivers’ licenses and ID cards that […] [Read More]
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State Auditors say CT Student Loan Foundation is ignoring FOIA requirements

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The Auditors of State Accounts just reported that the CT Student Loan Foundation is operating with only three ex officio members on the 11-member panel. More importantly, though, it is ignoring Freedom of Information Act Requirements. “Our review of board meetings for fiscal years ended September 30, 2009, 2010 and 2011 revealed that the Foundation […] [Read More]

Malloy, Cafero, early jockeys in the 2014 governor’s race. LBJ quoted by the Republican

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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy this afternoon rejected criticism from House Minority Leader Larry Cafero on the budget deficit that’s pumping up like a balloon at a Thanksgiving Day parade. “Representative Cafero has expressed his desire to become the governor of the state of Connecticut,” Malloy told reporters in the Capitol. “I think you folks are […] [Read More]

Malloy praises the re-election of 4th District Rep. Jim Himes

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Governor Dannel P. Malloy on Congressman Jim Himes’ victory in the 4th Congressional District: “Jim Himes has been an advocate for common sense public policy since his election in 2008. Whether the issue is education, job creation or just the nuts and bolts of outstanding constituent services, Jim is there at the forefront.  He will serve […] [Read More]

Guilty plea today in smokeshop/Donovan case

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Here is the release: David B. Fein, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that DAVID MOFFA, 53, of Middlebury, pleaded guilty today before United States District Judge Janet Bond Arterton in New Haven to a federal conspiracy charge stemming from a scheme to direct illegal campaign contributions into the campaign of a […] [Read More]
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Gov Malloy says insurers cannot impose “hurricane deductibles.”

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Here’s the release from the governor: “(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Connecticut Insurance Department Commissioner Thomas B. Leonardi today announced that Connecticut homeowners will not face higher-cost hurricane deductibles resulting from the impact of this week’s damaging storm. “The state moved very swiftly to alert the industry that this storm – although […] [Read More]
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