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Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven, Conn.
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Reports from WSHU's Tom Kuser, Ebong Udoma, Dan Katz, Bill Buchner, Ann Lopez, Davis Dunavin and Cassandra Basler.

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Four Republicans running for governor of Connecticut were asked in a debate last night if they would invite Republican President Donald Trump to campaign for them. They were pressed several times before they all accepted that they would.

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Residents in some Connecticut towns are still picking up the pieces nearly a month after powerful storms blew through the state. Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency began assessing the damage Monday.

Griebel Wants To Pilot Tolls On Hartford HOV Lanes

Jun 11, 2018
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An independent candidate for Connecticut governor says a pilot program should be started in 2019 to test electronic tolling on high-occupancy vehicle lanes along Interstate 84 in the Hartford area.  

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In Connecticut Democratic and Republican legislative leaders say they hope to have the votes to override Governor Dannel Malloy’s vetoes of bills that passed this year. State lawmakers are expected to be back in Hartford for a veto override session before the end of the month.

Ann Lopez / WSHU

Three Republicans and one Democrat who would like to be the next governor of Connecticut were given a chance to make their pitch to voters at a televised gubernatorial candidate forum at the University of Hartford on Thursday. The forum was organized by the Governor Jodi Rell Center for Public Service at the University of Hartford.