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Bernie Loubier
July 14, 2019 - 11:14 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro is leading an oversight visit to a holding center for detaining migrant children in Florida. The Democrat plans to visit a facility in Homestead, Florida. She'll be joined by 10 of her Democratic colleagues Monday. DeLauro leads a House...
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AP
July 12, 2019 - 7:00 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has vetoed three bills, his first since taking office. The Democrat nixed one piece of legislation Friday that would have made the theft of cooking oils a Class A misdemeanor, punishable by up to one year in prison. In his veto message, Lamont says...
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AP
July 12, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal has introduced new legislation aiming to prevent U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agents from arresting immigrants living in the country illegally in safe spaces.
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AP
July 08, 2019 - 6:54 pm
Representatives from various state agencies have been tasked with studying a group of potentially dangerous industrial compounds, dubbed "forever chemicals," and recommending a plan to minimize their impact on Connecticut residents.
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