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The chair of the state Senate Finance Committee says 2018 will be a difficult year for balancing the state budget. Senator John DeFrancisco predicts cutbacks in healthcare spending to help close a multi-billion dollar deficit.  

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut said on Monday there’s hope that Congress will pass legislation protecting so-called Dreamers before the holidays.

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When two Air Force planes collided in 1966, they released hydrogen bombs that sprinkled plutonium all over the Spanish countryside. Victor Skaar and nearly 1,600 service members got sick after cleaning the spill.

Low Birth Rate Hurting Connecticut Population Growth

Dec 11, 2017

According to the Connecticut State Data Center at UConn, Connecticut’s population growth is slowing compared to other states in the region.

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The two proposals for the redevelopment at Belmont Racetrack on Long Island were unveiled at a public hearing over the weekend.