Archive for March, 2011

Bond Commission approvals, forecloseure mediation program, business portal

March 29, 2011
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Here are the most important highlights from last week’s political news in and about Connecticut. On Friday, the State Bond Commission approved bonding for 33 projects totaling $90,589,038 in general obligation allocations and $168,067,500 in revenue bonds and other transactions. Projects are on transportation, education, veterans’ affairs, environment, the corrections’ system, agriculture and others....
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Debates on marijuana, tolls, Malloy continues push for rail line money, other news

March 22, 2011
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 Here are the highlights from last week’s news in and about politics Connecticut. Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy attended the following meetings with businesses where he discussed the state budget deficit and the state business environment: • the Legislative Dinner in Southbury with the Waterbury Regional Chamber • the WCBS Small Breakfast in Greenwich Governor...
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Budget, death penalty debates, polls

March 15, 2011
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 Here are last week’s highlights of political news in an about Connecticut. Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy and U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D – CT) are making efforts to secure $2.4 billion in grants from the High-Speed Intercity Passenger Rail Program. Governor Malloy instructed state Department of Transportation Acting Commissioner James P. Redecker...
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Car dealers oppose tax, Dodd to head film association, election day in Bridgeport apparently sorted out

March 8, 2011
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Here are the highlights from last year’s political news in and about Connecticut. Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy made the following appointments last week: • Former Director of the Office of Federal Relations from the National Association of State Treasurers Dan DeSimone as Connecticut state office director in Washington, D.C. working with the state’s congressional...
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