Weinstein is big Obama supporter (but not afraid to shoot down his movie pitches)

Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has long been an outspoken supporter of President Barack Obama. Weinstein, who’s co-hosting a $38,500 per head fundraiser for Obama with Anne Hathaway at his
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Politico: Obama lost July fundraising race

President Obama’s Connecticut fundraisers today come as Politico reports this morning that Obama lagged presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney in fundraising in July. This, despite hauling in $75
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Update on Obama’s Connecticut schedule

President Obama, scheduled to be in Stamford and Westport for fundraisers tonight, will be in town later than expected. The President was initially expected in Stamford shortly after 4 p.m., but an
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A guide to #obamainct

President Obama likely doesn’t need much campaigning to win Connecticut this fall. But Obama will be in Fairfield County Monday for a different election-related purpose: Cash. Obama, leading
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Geno Auriemma most popular guy in Connecticut

It’s an old debate in Connecticut. Who’s more popular:  Hall of Fame UConn men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun or Hall of Fame Huskies women’s coach Geno Auriemma? According to a poll released Thursday
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Emergency center monitoring New York fire fines no detectable levels of hazmat

Here’s the release from Gov. Malloy’s office: “The state’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) returned to monitoring status at 5:00 p.m. today as initial tests did not indicate any detectable levels of
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Industrial fire in upstate New York prompts Malloy to partially activate emergency center

  An industrial fire in Ghent, N.Y. in Columbia County across the line from western Massachusetts, has prompted Gov. Dannel Malloy to partially activate the state’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC).
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Obama leads Romney 51-43 in Connecticut

Barack Obama shouldn’t be worried about losing Connecticut this fall, but the race for the state’s even electoral votes is shaping up to be a whole lot closer than Obama’s 2008 race against John
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