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The Malloys ate for free at Harvey Weinstein’s

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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his wife, Cathy Malloy, in February 2011 Several people asked after Monday’s presidential visit to Stamford and Westport whether taxpayers had footed the bill for the Malloys’ meals at Harvey Weinstein’s $35,800-per-plate fundraising dinner for President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign. The answer is no, said Jay Fountain, member of the […] [Read More]

Malloy talks labor deals, mountain lion on WTIC

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Gov. Dan Malloy appeared on WTIC1080, Wednesday morning predicting a “50/50″ chance of unions passing his labor deal and remarking on the Greenwich mountain lion. Malloy and host Ray Dunaway mostly discussed the labor deal that Connecticut unions are expected to vote on later this August.  The deal is largely unchanged from the one unions […] [Read More]

Malloy to Washington: “Grow up”

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In many ways, Gov. Malloy’s plans to defeat Connecticut deficit with increased taxes and lowered spending mirrors strategies that Republicans are trying to block on a federal level. Malloy’s advice to his party rivals on Capitol Hill? “Grow up, quite frankly,” said Malloy on Wednesday’s edition of CNBC’s Squawk Box. The governor was on the […] [Read More]

‘Husky Weekend’

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Continuing his case of Husky Fever, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy released the following statement declaring this weekend as “Husky Weekend,”: Here is the press release: Gov. Dannel P. Malloy today announced he is declaring Friday, April 1 through Sunday, April 3 as “Husky Weekend” in the State of Connecticut, in honor of both the UConn […] [Read More]
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Gambling Gov.: Malloy sets friendly chocolate wager

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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be rooting for a free dinner and dessert when he watches the UConn Huskies Final Four games this weekend. Malloy and Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels will have regional gourmet chocolate riding on Sunday’s game between the UConn and Notre Dame, located in South Bend, Ind., women. On Wednesday, Malloy announced […] [Read More]
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Malloy moves town hall meetings

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Several of the scheduled town hall meetings Gov. Dannel Malloy is holding to present his budget have been relocated to larger venues. Here is the updated information: UPDATED INFORMATION: LOCATIONS FOR SEVERAL UPCOMING GOV. MALLOY TOWN HALL MEETINGS MOVED TO NEW VENUES Venues for the following municipalities have been relocated: Stamford, New Haven, Greenwich, Manchester, […] [Read More]

Gov’s aide to Philly Inquirer: Malloy and Christie a clash of styles

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The ongoing back-and-forth between Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and New Jersey’s Republican Gov. Chris Christie took another turn on Sunday in the pages of the Philadelphia Inquirer. The Inquirer’s Trenton bureau reporter Matt Katz examined the tongue-lashings that the Garden State’s brazen governor has given to his colleagues, a style that is unlike many other […] [Read More]