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Conn. Lawmakers Hold Hearing On Highway Tolls

Feb 27, 2017
Elise Amendola / AP

The Connecticut Legislature's Transportation Committee heard testimony Monday on plans to bring tolls back to state highways and how that would affect residents.

Conn. House Democrats

 

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey stripped a Bridgeport legislator of all her legislative assignments on Wednesday. This comes after the state Elections Enforcement Commission referred a case involving Democratic state Rep. Christine Ayala to state prosecutors for a criminal investigation.

AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Several new laws take effect October 1st in Connecticut.  One of them means it will cost you more if you get caught talking or texting on a hand held phone while driving.