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  • 'Gerrymander meander' highlights twisted district

    'Gerrymander meander' highlights twisted district
    No one has called Maryland's 3rd Congressional District pretty. The irregular shape of the district currently represented by Rep. John Sarbanes has been compared to a Rorschach test and a crime scene blood spatter spread across Central Maryland. The New...
  • Changing politics of health care [Editorial]

    A former Arizona state senator named Russell Pearce resigned as vice chairman of the state's Republican Party recently because he suggested that if he ran Medicaid, the first thing he'd do would be to put female recipients on birth control implants or...
  • Gubernatorial Campaign Turns Focus To Jobs

    Gubernatorial Campaign Turns Focus To Jobs
    MERIDEN--The day after state department of labor estimates showed Connecticut lost 3,600 jobs in August, Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley leaned over the counter at a diner in Meriden and relayed the figure to the waitress standing behind it....
  • PB, 10 districts call for high-stakes testing to end

    PB, 10 districts call for high-stakes testing to end
    Eleven of Florida's coastal school districts agreed on a simple four-word message Friday: suspend high-stakes testing. The Greater Consortium of Florida School Boards, which includes representatives from Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties, is...
  • Hillary Clinton to host fundraiser for Brown

    Hillary Clinton to host fundraiser for Brown
    Hillary Rodham Clinton is scheduled to host a fundraiser for  Maryland's Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown later this month, according to an invitation sent to Brown supporters Friday afternoon. The former secretary of state will be the second Clinton to...
  • Sept. 20 Letters: Watermen, same-sex marriages, Virginia waters, President Obama, SOLs

    I realize that when the governor asks to see the crab numbers move up, that the Virginia Marine Resource Commission and the Natural Resource Department have to respond. After all, they serve at the pleasure of the governor — and they would all...
  • New Leadership Needed As Finances Worsen

    Connecticut is a tough place for me to raise my family. Over the past four years my family's income has stayed the same, but we've seen the cost of living rise dramatically. Unfortunately, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has only pursued policies that exacerbate...
  • Small Florida town copes with mass killing

    BELL, Fla. It was hard enough for the adults in this tiny north Florida town to make sense of the mass killing that rocked their community Thursday. It was even harder explaining it to their children many of whom attended school with five of the young...
  • Hogan accuses Brown of 'blatant lies' and 'disgraceful' attack ads

    Hogan accuses Brown of 'blatant lies' and 'disgraceful' attack ads
    The war of words in the race for governor escalated Thursday as Republican Larry Hogan called his Democratic rival a liar and asked him to take down a series of "slanderous" advertisements. "I've been around politics for a long time. I know it's a rough...
  • Islamic State has offered to trade hostages for imprisoned 'superstar'

    Islamic State has offered to trade hostages for imprisoned 'superstar'
    For months, Islamic State militants have engaged in a high-stakes game of deadly extortion, threatening to behead American captives they are holding in the Middle East unless their demands are met, including an end to U.S. airstrikes targeting their...
  • Former Connecticut Governor Rowland found guilty of campaign law violations

    NEW HAVEN Conn. (Reuters) - Former Connecticut Governor John Rowland violated U.S. election laws by taking under-the-table payments from a business owned by the husband of a candidate whose campaign he secretly advised, a federal jury found on Friday....