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Democratic state lawmakers want Connecticut to join a group of states that has agreed to pool its Electoral College votes for the winner of the popular vote in a presidential election. A state legislative committee heard testimony on bills supporting the move on Wednesday.

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On Wednesday Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy sent a memo to the state’s schools, colleges and police outlining how to deal with federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE.

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The Connecticut House of Representative's labor committee has advanced a bill that would raise the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next five years.

Hartford Exhibit Depicts Life In Solitary Confinement

Feb 22, 2017
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A replica of a solitary confinement cell is on display in Connecticut’s State Capitol. It reproduces the sights and sounds of being in a solitary confinement cell.

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U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., says proposals to reduce property tax deductions would hurt homeowners, and he will use his power as senate minority leader to fight them.