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State's Exports In 2014: $15.9 Billion

(CBS Connecticut) — The U.S. Commerce Department says the nation’s exports last year reached a record $2.35 trillion dollars. Connecticut contributed $15.9 billion of the total —  led by transportation equipment, machinery and computer and electronic products. 41 more words


"Roll Your Own" At Legislature

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers will hear the first details of a bill that would require the owners of manual cigarette machines obtain business licenses from the state. 104 more words



If I lied this much at my job and got caught, I would be fired.  If I lied this much in court and got caught, I would be in jail. 90 more words


Malloy Doubts Legislature Would Hike Taxes

By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has heard the growing complaints about his proposed spending cuts but doubts the General Assembly has the appetite to ultimately increase taxes to cover those reductions. 516 more words


Budget Chief: "No Clear And Easy Path"

By SUSAN HAIGH,  Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget director is warning Connecticut lawmakers that they face challenges crafting a final budget agreement that addresses growing concerns about spending cuts in the Democrat’s two-year, $40 billion proposal. 118 more words


More on the 21st Century Policing Task Force

Here’s some more movement on some DRAFT RECOMMENDATIONS from the Task Force — and an opportunity for you to stand up, speak out, and provide input tomorrow. 270 more words