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Hemp, ballots, holding utilities accountable on Lamont’s agenda for special session

Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R-North Haven) called Lamont’s agenda “a disappointing display of one-party rule and partisan politics."

People’s United observes how drama and uncertainty shapes the financial markets

"The economy is not just expanding, it's evolving," said Albert Brenner.

CT Association of Realtors reverses longtime trends with two Democratic endorsements

"Connecticut's realtors have their fingers on the pulse of our state economy -- when markets are looking strong, they're often the first ones to see it," said State Sen. Will Haskell (D-26th), the first Democrat to get the group's nod in that district in a decade.

GOP’s ‘skinny’ Covid stimulus package soundly defeated in U.S. Senate

“Let’s not have a skinny bill when we have a massive problem,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) said of the failed $500 billion package.

Ray Dalio: Markets will view Biden win as ‘negative initially’

He added a Trump re-election would "probably produce an initial beneficial reaction."

Trump suggests delaying November election – despite not having the power...

The 20th Amendment to the Constitution states that “the terms of the President and the Vice President shall end at noon on the 20th day of January” -- meaning that, even if the election was delayed, Trump and Vice President Mike Pence would still have to vacate the office by that date if they do not win re-election.

Banking exec John Traynor: Connecticut can learn from Massachusetts

"When unemployment goes down and then starts going up, you generally have a recession soon thereafter," Traynor warned.

CT municipalities group creates initiative to reduce property taxes

The timing for completing the project and promoting proposals across the state will coincide with the General Assembly election campaigns next fall and the longer, five-month General Assembly session in the first half of 2021.

Moody’s analytics predicts Trump in a landslide in 2020

A story that essentially stayed under the radar in recent days was the report from Moody’s Analytics stating that President Donald Trump may pull...

Sen. Gillibrand pulls plug on presidential bid

The senator was one of six women seeking the 2020 Democratic Party nomination for president.

Sen. Chris Murphy rules out 2020 presidential bid

"I am not running for president, I'm running for re-election," said Murphy, ending speculation that he would pursue national office.

Trump team eyeballs Sen. Chris Murphy as 2020 rival

Gov. Cuomo and Sen. Gillibrand are dismissed as potential political challengers.