Special election set for February

The state of Connecticut has set a special election for Feb. 22.The election is being held to fill nine empty seats in the state legislature,

HARTFORD - The state of Connecticut has set a special election for Feb. 22.

The election is being held to fill nine empty seats in the state legislature, including ones in Bridgeport and Stamford.

A number of the openings are due to Democrats who have resigned to fill positions in Gov. Dannel Malloy's administration.

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