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    CT senator on Florida shooting: 'This happens nowhere else other than US'

    CT senator on Florida shooting: 'This happens nowhere else other than US'

    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-02-15 11:11:24 GMT
    CT senator on Florida shooting: 'This happens nowhere else other than US'CT senator on Florida shooting: 'This happens nowhere else other than US'

    Sen. Chris Murphy took the floor with a rebuke of fellow members of congress as debates continue over gun control in the wake of the school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead.

    Sen. Chris Murphy took the floor with a rebuke of fellow members of congress as debates continue over gun control in the wake of the school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead.

  • General Assembly candidates campaign in Stratford

    General Assembly candidates campaign in Stratford

    Monday, February 12 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-02-12 23:15:12 GMT
    Two candidates vying for an open seat in the Connecticut General Assembly campaigned Monday in Stratford.Two candidates vying for an open seat in the Connecticut General Assembly campaigned Monday in Stratford.

    Two candidates vying for an open seat in the Connecticut General Assembly campaigned Monday in Stratford.

    Two candidates vying for an open seat in the Connecticut General Assembly campaigned Monday in Stratford.

  • 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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