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Sen. Susan Collins inadvertently responded to Texas Rep. Blake Farenthold's allegorical challenge to a duel. During the end of a hearing at the Senate...
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U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., has called President Donald Trump's fiery speech Monday night at the National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia "icky." Trump infuriated...
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Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy slammed Republicans for their lack of transparency ahead of a major health care vote.
President Donald Trump's fiery speech Monday night at the National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia has infuriated parents and former Scouts. Standing before thousands...
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  Mayor John Harkins has used his veto power for a third time to reject a Town Council-approved budget. — File photo For the third time...
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Nearly 350 local Republicans and nonvoting family members jammed the gym at Edmond Town Hall Monday, July 24, to formally endorse a slate of officials...
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New Haven Mayor Toni Harp will introduce a "preparedness guide" for immigrant families.
A letter with an opinion about Endorsed Republican Candidate for First Selectman in New Canaan, Kevin Moynihan.
A letter with an opinion about New Canaan resident, New Canaan EMT and Connecticut candidate for Governor, Mike Handler.
The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to approve legislation Tuesday that would block the sale of Plum Island -- a strip of land in Long...
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State Sen. Tony Hwang (R-28) applauded the state legislature's successful July 24 vote to override Governor Malloy's veto of the bipartisan 8-30g Affordabl...
To the Editor: Both on a local and national level, some have called President Trump everything from a psychopath, to a liar, to a dictator....
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Payton Turpin, a physician, will challenge Republican First Selectman Michael R. Criss for leadership of Harwinton in the November election. Turpin has no town management...
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As expected, First Selectman Kurt Miller received the unanimous nod from the Republican Town Committee Monday to seek his fourth, and possibly last, term as...
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Republicans endorsed Mayor David V. Merchant as their nominee for mayor Monday night at the Republican caucus.This will be Merchant's third mayoral run since his...
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The Democrats came out in force Monday night to vote for candidates for the November election, but the main focus was a contested election for...
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House, Senate, narrowly override Malloy's veto on affordable housing bill...
The Record-Journal is a local print and digital daily newspaper covering local news, sports and community news in the Central Connecticut area...
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A Republican city alderman and a Democrat political newcomer - both attorneys - will compete in the race for probate judge for the Waterbury-Wolcott District....
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[...] the mayor has his sights set on higher office by seeking the Republican nomination for governor. "The people of Shelton seem to have...
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