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Democratic gubernatorial forum held in Hartford

HARTFORD —  Democratic and independent candidates took part in a Democratic gubernatorial forum Wednesday night at the Hartford Public Library.

The candidates answered questions ranging from Hartford’s bailout, to the opioid crisis, and transportation.  63 more words


Opinion: Anti-Trump is not a platform

By Brandon Rasmussen
Originally published March 20, 2018

Since the very moment Donald Trump was elected president in Nov. 2016, Democrats have reminded us all that midterm congressional elections on Nov. 186 more words

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Opinion: A bipartisan commitment to gun safety

By Jacob Palmer and Logan Potter
Originally published March 13, 2018

In the aftermath of the recent school shooting in Parkland FL, the debate over gun control has heated to intense levels. 126 more words

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Immigrants optimistic financial aid bill will pass this year

HARTFORD — Immigrant students without legal status in the United States are hopeful this will be the year Connecticut legislators make them eligible for institutional… 138 more words


House leaders backing $10 surcharge on homeowner policies

HARTFORD — Top Democratic leaders of the House of Representatives are throwing their support to a $10 surcharge on Connecticut homeowner policies to help residents with foundations crumbling because of an iron sulfide. 132 more words


Senator Jeff Flake's twitter and the day to day life of a US Senator

Recently, following an episode of NPR’s This American Life on the Senator Jeff Flake’s attempt to pass a bill through Congress, I have decided to follow the man on Twitter. 103 more words

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The rise of racism and political divide in America

The rising trend of racism in America is an idea that many seem to be aware of, yet any proof that racism is again experiencing growth is based mostly on anecdotal evidence. 156 more words

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