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  • Governors Malloy, Markell Travel Together To Kuwait, Afghanistan; Two Democrats Love Traveling; Markell Campaigned In Hartford For Malloy

    In Afghanistan this week, they were side by side. In Kuwait, too. Not long ago, Govs. Dannel P. Malloy of Connecticut and Jack Markell of Delaware were together in Hartford as well — to talk about the best ways to create jobs. And a year before...
  • The State of Connecticut Has an Array of Valuable and Strange Artifacts

    The State of Connecticut Has an Array of Valuable and Strange Artifacts
    Painting of George Washington: $20 million. Two-headed calf: $2,000. Iconic industrial statue: $1.5 million. New Haven church records covering 138 years: $2,550. Documents of a disgraced governor: $500,000. Those are just a sampling of the hundreds of...
  • Beyond The Lockstep Of Left, Right, Left

    Ann Coulter, the willowy Cohen look-alike and conservative provocateur, insists that she is more of a man than any liberal.     You know she's just having a little fun. Many talk radio/public affairs TV/newspaper columnists tend to spread the hyperbole a...
  • Threat To Democracy Averted!

    For newspapers such as The Hartford Courant, ``street sales'' are a mixed blessing. How much better it would be for the newspaper accountant and advertisers and just about everybody if you subscribed and got it delivered to your door -- or at least to one...
  • Ban Buying Soda With Food Stamps

    Ban Buying Soda With Food Stamps
    Heart disease, cancer, high blood pressure, stroke, diabetes and sleep apnea are just a few of the medical ailments associated with obesity. Yet we Americans keep eating more, exercising less and getting fatter. One-third of us are obese, and another...
  • Why ex-governor Rowland shouldn't call out the New Britain to Hartford busway

    Why ex-governor Rowland shouldn't call out the New Britain to Hartford busway
    Boondoggle. It's a lovely word that conjures up nightmare visions of vast sums of taxpayer money squandered by political idiots or crooks. A dictionary definition calls it "a wasteful or impractical project often involving graft." Which leads us, not...
  • The deaths of bicyclists force Connecticut to rethink its roads

    The deaths of bicyclists force Connecticut to rethink its roads
    Connecticut transportation officials are putting a lethal three-mile stretch of Route 44 (aka Burnside Avenue) in East Hartford on a radical "road diet" before it kills again. One state Department of Transportation official calls it a "groundbreaking"...
  • Is Dannel Malloy's busy travel schedule helping or hurting Connecticut?

    Is Dannel Malloy's busy travel schedule helping or hurting Connecticut?
    In his first year in office, Gov. Dannel Malloy spent all or part of 70 days outside Connecticut’s borders. State records show he made 38 different trips that required him to notify Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman that she would serve as acting chief...
  • Three more women are elected governor - Mary Fallin, Nikki Haley and Susana Martinez make history

     
    While Congress went backwards a step in diversity in regards to African American senators (there are now zero), the nation elected three more women as governors: Mary Fallin of Oklahoma, Nikki Haley of South Carolina, and Susana Martinez of New......
  • Consumer Chief Farrell Says State Has No Legal Authority Over AIG Bonuses

    Consumer Protection Commissioner Jerry Farrell Jr. has concluded that the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act provides no legal authority over the $218 million in bonuses that have been paid out by American International Group since December. AIG...
  • Bradley Airport Administrator Jeff Schultes Resigning From Post

    Bradley Airport Administrator Jeff Schultes has resigned after less than a year on the job, the state Department of Transportation announced Friday. The resignation takes effect May 1 and will once again leave Bradley, New England's second largest...