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Lembo Out For Lt. Gov., Will Run For Comptroller

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Here’s his statement: As I said from day one of that campaign, I would step aside if my colleague, friend and mentor Nancy Wyman made a move to run for Lieutenant Governor. And as I said repeatedly on the campaign trail, Nancy taught me two things matter in politics: loyalty and your word. There is […] [Read More]
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Jarjura To Run For State Comptroller?

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He’s thinking about it according to his hometown newspaper. Click on that link – the comments to this announcement are priceless – and sum up his supposed candidacy better than I possibly could. [Read More]
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Pictures and Video From the Bridgeport Lamont-Glassman Endorsement

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Report Raises Questions about Standards of “Race to the Top” Winners

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As President Barack Obama urges states to raise academic standards and not “lowball” student expectations, a report hows that standards in most states remain far below those of the proficiency standard set by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). Meanwhile, the findings conclude that the U.S. Department of Education rewarded two states that have […] [Read More]
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MALLOY TAPS COMPTROLLER NANCY WYMAN AS HIS RUNNING MATE

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Malloy says Wyman is ‘best running mate a candidate for Governor could ever have’ Dan Malloy has selected State Comptroller Nancy Wyman to be his running mate. The pair addressed supporters and press outside the State Capitol, stressing their commitment to “growing jobs, getting our state budget in order, and building a better, brighter future […] [Read More]
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Household Wealth Under Presidents Bush and Obama

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Report Stresses Context as Key Determinant of Latino Immigrant Integration

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Why are immigrant integration efforts successful in some places and not in others? Why in some cities do even the undocumented feel free to express themselves civically? And yet elsewhere, legal residents and naturalized citizens fear to speak out? The answer, according to a new report by the Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute, is context. […] [Read More]
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Rep. Reynolds to run for State Comptroller if Nancy Wyman joins the Malloy ticket

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State Representative Tom Reynolds (D-Ledyard) announced today that he will run for State Comptroller if incumbent Nancy Wyman joins the Dan Malloy campaign as Malloy’s running mate. The Malloy campaign is scheduled to make a “major campaign announcement” at the State Capitol Tuesday morning. Reynolds established his exploratory committee in April, 2009 in response to […] [Read More]
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