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State unemployment improving ahead of election

NORTH BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– At Penn Globe manufacturing in North Branford they are working on a contract to replace all the street lamps on Nantucket Island. 480 more words


Negative political postcards opposed by SEEC

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- The State Elections Enforcement Commission (SEEC) has opposed a new series of negative candidate mailers in a “news advisory opinion”. The decision rules that “expenditures for communications that refer to—and oppose or feature in a negative light—other candidates who are not their direct opponents” are illegal. 282 more words


Addition of 11,500 jobs in Sept. cuts jobless rate

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The state Labor Department has announced that employers in Connecticut added 11,500 jobs in September, cutting the unemployment rate to its lowest in nearly six years. 118 more words


...On The Way to the Forum

Republican Tom Foley says his campaign was “simply unable to reach an agreement” with NBC CT about terms for a debate scheduled for this Thursday night at 7p.m. 68 more words


Malloy, Foley to address Connecticut local leaders

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his Republican challenger, businessman Tom Foley, are addressing leaders of Connecticut’s cities and towns.

Both candidates are scheduled to make remarks Tuesday at the annual convention of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities. 109 more words


Malloy Uses Visconti To Criticize Foley On Guns

Associated Press

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy took advantage of petitioning candidate Joe Visconti’s first appearance at a gubernatorial debate Thursday to criticize Republican Tom Foley’s nuanced position on Connecticut’s gun control legislation, praising Visconti for his outspoken opposition to the law. 609 more words