Politics

First Presidential Debate of 2020, Cleveland, 9/29
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AP
September 30, 2020 - 2:36 am
CLEVELAND — The first debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden deteriorated into bitter taunts and near chaos Tuesday night as Trump repeatedly interrupted his opponent with angry — and personal — jabs that sometimes overshadowed the sharply different visions each...
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Connecticut State Capitol
Dave Mager, WTIC News
Dave Mager
September 28, 2020 - 7:11 pm
On the eve of another Special Session of the Connecticut Assembly, with both chambers led by Democrats, state Republican leaders have something to say: They would prefer no Special Session at all. At a Monday afternoon news conference outside the State Capitol, Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R/...
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President Donald Trump speaking during a news conference at the White House, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
AP
September 28, 2020 - 12:52 am
President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for president and in his first year in the White House, according to a report in The New York Times. Trump, who has fiercely guarded his tax filings and is the only president in modern times not to make them public, paid...
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Mourners gather on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court after the announcement of the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87 on Sept. 18, 2020
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Dave Mager
September 18, 2020 - 10:59 pm
The Connecticut legal and political communities react to the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She was 87. Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, in an interview with WTIC: "Her loss is devastating, and it will be impossible to fill that void in our country. In the legal...
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