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After All Things: Welcome to Connecticut! Biden makes his 2nd trip to the nutmeg state

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President Joe Biden visits the Capitol Child Development Center, Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, in Hartford, Conn.

Making his second trip to Connecticut since taking office, President Joe Biden is pushing a $3.5 trillion spending plan that would lower child care costs and create universal Pre-K. New York is finally going to pay up for education. The former Suffolk County DA is denied bail, and a WSHU podcast gets a big audience. 

A native Long Islander, J.D. is WSHU's managing editor. He also hosts the climate podcast Higher Ground. J.D. reports for public radio stations across the Northeast, is a journalism educator and proud SPJ member.