Governor Ned Lamont

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April 16, 2019 - 9:14 pm
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTIC) – Governor Ned Lamont and Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz held a roundtable discussion with transition team leaders and local business and healthcare officials. The event, held at Central Connecticut State University, included chairs of Transition Policy Groups, who...
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AP
March 16, 2019 - 11:22 am
(Hartford AP) - A group of state lawmakers is pushing to include higher taxes on the wealthy in the next state budget. Members of the General Assembly's Progressive Democratic Caucus are seeking a large enough increase in personal income tax for top earners so they pay ``the same total effective...
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AP
February 16, 2019 - 6:53 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont, who said during his campaign that he would support highway tolls only for tractor-trailers, announced Saturday that he's considering a wider tolling option. The Democrat, in an op-ed published in Hearst Connecticut Media newspapers, said attorneys tell him...
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Governor Ned Lamont. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
AP
February 01, 2019 - 3:25 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Gov. Ned Lamont is appointing a team of business executives to oversee Connecticut's efforts to attract and retain businesses. The Democrat and former businessman announced Friday he's nominating David Lehman, a partner with investment bank Goldman Sachs, to serve as his...
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AP
January 20, 2019 - 9:40 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont says his office is in close contact with utilities as they work to restore power to thousands of customers. Connecticut is being hit hard by icy conditions caused by freezing rain and sleet. The National Weather Service says a layer of one-half...
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John Silva
January 19, 2019 - 10:42 am
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - The state is getting ready for a winter storm that could bring snow, sleet, freezing rain and ice on trees and power line when all is said and done. The snow is expected to break out this evening and a changeover to sleet and freezing rain is expected at or around midnight...
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AP
January 09, 2019 - 3:08 pm
Former Gov. Lowell P. Weicker Jr. says newly minted Gov. Ned Lamont will be a great Connecticut governor, crediting him with caring for those less fortunate.
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