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Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven, Conn.
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In Connecticut, Governor Dannel Malloy is not happy that fellow Democrats in the State House of Representatives are returning to the Capitol on Tuesday, but not to vote on a budget.

James Gathany / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP

The Trump administration will start a Tick-Borne Diseases Working Group to fight Lyme Disease. The working group was the brainchild of Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York.

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Bridgeport, Connecticut’s Barnum Museum is getting a $15,000 grant to expand its circus-themed exhibits and help it re-open to the public. Most of the museum has been closed since it was hit by a tornado in 2010.

A key committee for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a first-of-its-kind recommendation this week, unanimously signing off on an experimental cancer treatment. Research for the treatment was funded, in part, by a Connecticut nonprofit.

Andrew Harnik / AP

A Connecticut family care physician is criticizing the U.S. Senate Republican’s revised health care reform bill.