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Bill Seeks To Protect Long Island Sound, Stop Trump's $65M Cut In Funding

Bill Seeks To Protect Long Island Sound, Stop Trump's $65M Cut In Funding

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Three lawmakers from Connecticut are part of an effort to stop the Trump administration from slashing $65 million a year in funds used to protect and restore Long Island Sound.

“This legislation is essential to future restoration efforts, especially in light of the Trump ...

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Murphy: Healthcare Drama Was Distraction As Trump Drags Us Into Another War

Murphy: Healthcare Drama Was Distraction As Trump Drags Us Into Another War

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The Daily Voice welcomes letters to the editor. This piece is from U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn.   To the editor:  Quietly, while Americans have been focused o...

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Bridgeport Honoring Margaret Morton's Legacy At Stamp-Unveiling Event

Bridgeport Honoring Margaret Morton's Legacy At Stamp-Unveiling Event

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — State Sen. Marilyn Moore (D-Bridgeport) will celebrate Women’s History Month on Friday by honoring the legacy of Margaret E. Morton, the first African-American woman e...

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Stratford Mayor Harkins Won't Seek Re-Election

Stratford Mayor Harkins Won't Seek Re-Election

STRATFORD, Conn. — Stratford Mayor John Harkins, a Republican, will not seek re-election this fall, according to the Connecticut Post.   Harkin, who has been mayor since 2009, made the an...

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Republican Roulette: Who Will Trump Pick For U.S. Attorney In Conn.?

Republican Roulette: Who Will Trump Pick For U.S. Attorney In Conn.?

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- With Deirdre Daly set to stay in her position as U.S. attorney for the district of Connecticut until October, President Donald Trump has some time before he has...

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Why Words Still Matter: Shelton Holds Talk On Building Respect

Why Words Still Matter: Shelton Holds Talk On Building Respect

SHELTON, Conn. -- Shelton residents are invited to a Community Conversation about "Building a Community of Respect"  Monday, March 20, at the Plumb Memorial Library. A panel will look at ...

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Shelton Mayor Lauretti Throws Hat Into Ring In Race For Governor

Shelton Mayor Lauretti Throws Hat Into Ring In Race For Governor

SHELTON, Conn. -- Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti announced Monday that he will run for governor of Connecticut in 2018, according to the Fairfield Sun. Lauretti, a Republican, has been mayor...

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Connecticut Legislators Weigh Bill To Improve Conditions At Animal Shelters

Connecticut Legislators Weigh Bill To Improve Conditions At Animal Shelters

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A 2012 case in Bethlehem involving 63 dogs that were saved from deplorable shelter conditions has led a group of lawmakers to introduce a bill to improve the conditions...

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You're Fired: Trump Demands Resignation Of U.S. Attorney Daly Of Fairfield

You're Fired: Trump Demands Resignation Of U.S. Attorney Daly Of Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Deirdre Daly of Fairfield was abruptly ordered by the Trump administration to hand in her resignation as U.S. attorney for the District of Connecticut on Friday.  She w...

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Knitters Cap Off 'Day Without A Woman' By Making Pink Hats In Bethel

Knitters Cap Off 'Day Without A Woman' By Making Pink Hats In Bethel

BETHEL, Conn. — A handful of women talked, laughed and crocheted pink pussy hats — a trademark accessory of the Women's March on Washington — in the Bethel Library Courtyard on Wednesday....

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Grassroots Growing As 'Indivisible' Chapter Takes Root In Fairfield County

Grassroots Growing As 'Indivisible' Chapter Takes Root In Fairfield County

FAIRFIELD  COUNTY, Conn. — Inspired by their opposition to President Donald Trump, experienced political activists and newbies from across Connecticut's 4th Congressional District have fo...

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