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On the Morning After The Primary, Ned Lamont Makes It Clear: He's Running Against Trump, Away From Malloy

On the Morning After The Primary, Ned Lamont Makes It Clear: He's Running Against Trump, Away From Malloy

Ned Lamont, fresh off a victory in the Democratic primary for governor, made it clear Wednesday that he plans to run against President Donald Trump as much as against his GOP gubernatorial opponent, Bob Stefanowski.

“They are joined at the hip,” Lamont said of Trump and Stefanowski, noting the president’s congratulatory tweet to the winner of Tuesday’s five-way Republican primary.

Lamont also said he has no intention of letting the GOP tie him to Connecticut’s very unpopular current governor, Dannel P....

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