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Little Rock Look Back: Benjamin Harrison becomes first sitting president to visit LR

On April 17, 1891, Benjamin Harrison became the first sitting president to visit Arkansas.  He was on a cross-country railroad trip having left DC on April 13. 300 more words

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Connecticut's 'Kid Governor' Takes Office

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – Friday was inauguration day at the Old State House in Downtown Hartford for Connecticut’s Kid Governor.

Jessica Brocksom of Milford took the oath of office administered by Secretary of the State Denise Merrill in front of students, teachers and state leaders. 120 more words

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Old State House Reopens

HARTFORD, Conn. – (CBS Connecticut) – Connecticut’s Old State House in Downtown Hartford reopened Monday morning.

It comes after Governor Dannel Malloy and legislative leaders reached an agreement regarding who will maintain the historic Old State House. 111 more words

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Deal Reached On Old State House

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Governor Dannel Malloy and legislative leaders have reached an agreement regarding who will maintain the historic Old State House.

The responsibility will now fall to the Office of Legislative Management. 97 more words

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Malloy Temporarily Scraps Old State House Transfer

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he’s temporarily halting plans to transfer the historic Old State House in Hartford to the state’s environmental protection agency because doing so is too expensive. 114 more words

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