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  • Gov. Malloy expected to veto new bill that restores fund to Medicare

    Gov. Malloy expected to veto new bill that restores fund to Medicare

    Sunday, January 14 2018 7:10 AM EST2018-01-14 12:10:34 GMT

    Gov. Dannel Malloy is expected to veto new legislation that restores funding to a Medicare assistance program.

    Gov. Dannel Malloy is expected to veto new legislation that restores funding to a Medicare assistance program.

  • Poll asks Americans to grade President Trump

    Poll asks Americans to grade President Trump

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 8:42 PM EST2018-01-11 01:42:19 GMT

    A new poll looks at how Americans think President Donald Trump is doing and asks them to sound off on topics like his intelligence and ability to govern.

    A new poll looks at how Americans think President Donald Trump is doing and asks them to sound off on topics like his intelligence and ability to govern.

  • Judge blocks Trump decision to end young immigrant program

    Judge blocks Trump decision to end young immigrant program

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-01-10 11:31:00 GMT
    Wednesday, January 10 2018 5:26 PM EST2018-01-10 22:26:34 GMT
    A federal judge on Tuesday night temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.A federal judge on Tuesday night temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.

    A federal judge on Tuesday night temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.

    A federal judge on Tuesday night temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.

  • First selectman race neck-and-neck in New Canaan

    First selectman race neck-and-neck in New Canaan

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 1:13 AM EST2017-11-08 06:13:39 GMT

    With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Republican candidate Kevin Moynihan edged Democrat Kit Devereaux by just 33 votes -- but that total didn't include absentee ballots in the race for first selectman in New Canaan.

    With 100 percent of precincts reporting, Republican candidate Kevin Moynihan edged Democrat Kit Devereaux by just 33 votes -- but that total didn't include absentee ballots in the race for first selectman in New Canaan.

  • VIDEO: New Canaan First Selectman Debate

    VIDEO: New Canaan First Selectman Debate

    Saturday, October 21 2017 12:51 PM EDT2017-10-21 16:51:31 GMT
    News 12 Connecticut has debates for races this upcoming election.News 12 Connecticut has debates for races this upcoming election.

    Meet the candidates in New Canaan's First Selectman race in this debate, hosted by News 12's John Craven. 

    Meet the candidates in New Canaan's First Selectman race in this debate, hosted by News 12's John Craven. 

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    Experts speculate on who will succeed Gov. Malloy

    Experts speculate on who will succeed Gov. Malloy

    Experts are speculating who will replace Gov. Dannel Malloy after he announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in office.Experts are speculating who will replace Gov. Dannel Malloy after he announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in office.

    Experts are speculating who will replace Gov. Dannel Malloy after he announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in office.

    Experts are speculating who will replace Gov. Dannel Malloy after he announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in office.

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    Blumenthal, Murphy host forum on fate of Planned Parenthood

    Blumenthal, Murphy host forum on fate of Planned Parenthood

    Connecticut's two senators were among leaders who hosted a forum on the fate of Planned Parenthood in Stamford Thursday, even as President Donald Trump moved to defund the organization.Connecticut's two senators were among leaders who hosted a forum on the fate of Planned Parenthood in Stamford Thursday, even as President Donald Trump moved to defund the organization.
    Connecticut's two senators were among leaders who hosted a forum on the fate of Planned Parenthood in Stamford Thursday, even as President Donald Trump moved to defund the organization. Supporters said they had gotten a bit of a victory a few weeks ago when the Republicans' bill to undo the Affordable Care Act failed to come to a vote. On Thursday, however, the president signed a new law that allows states to block some federal money to the organization. Despite the president's acti...
    Connecticut's two senators were among leaders who hosted a forum on the fate of Planned Parenthood in Stamford Thursday, even as President Donald Trump moved to defund the organization. Supporters said they had gotten a bit of a victory a few weeks ago when the Republicans' bill to undo the Affordable Care Act failed to come to a vote. On Thursday, however, the president signed a new law that allows states to block some federal money to the organization. Despite the president's acti...
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    Rep. Himes holds town hall meeting in Bridgeport

    Rep. Himes holds town hall meeting in Bridgeport

    Rep. Jim Himes held a town hall meeting in Bridgeport Wednesday night to hear residents' concerns.Rep. Jim Himes held a town hall meeting in Bridgeport Wednesday night to hear residents' concerns.

    Rep. Jim Himes held a town hall meeting in Bridgeport Wednesday night to hear residents' concerns.

    Rep. Jim Himes held a town hall meeting in Bridgeport Wednesday night to hear residents' concerns.

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    Gov. Malloy announces he won't seek re-election

    Gov. Malloy announces he won't seek re-election

    Experts are speculating who will replace Gov. Dannel Malloy after he announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in office.Experts are speculating who will replace Gov. Dannel Malloy after he announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election to a third term in office.

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday he won't seek a third term. 

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday he won't seek a third term. 

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    Gov. Malloy unveils deep spending cuts, new taxes in budget

    Gov. Malloy unveils deep spending cuts, new taxes in budget

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy unveiled almost $200 million in new taxes and fees in his budget presentation Wednesday afternoon, along with a dire warning for state workers.Gov. Dannel P. Malloy unveiled almost $200 million in new taxes and fees in his budget presentation Wednesday afternoon, along with a dire warning for state workers.

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy unveiled almost $200 million in new taxes and fees in his budget presentation Wednesday afternoon, along with a dire warning for state workers. 

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy unveiled almost $200 million in new taxes and fees in his budget presentation Wednesday afternoon, along with a dire warning for state workers. 

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