Dannel Malloy

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Former Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has a new job. The University of Maine System appointed him chancellor.

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Outgoing Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy said he’s proud to be leaving office with more than 100,000 private sector jobs created in the state during his tenure. The state Department of Labor confirms that’s more than his three immediate predecessors.

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This week, Connecticut homeowners can start applying for loans from the federal Small Business Administration to help repair $13 million in damage from extreme weather in May.

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Governor Dannel Malloy says Connecticut is leading the nation in prison reform. He spoke at a “Reimagining Prison” conference, and focused on a program at the Cheshire Correctional Institution that provides a less restrictive environment for young male offenders.

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The Trump Administration’s Agriculture Department is giving Connecticut a $2.4 million bonus for being one of the top states in the nation in enrolling eligible households into the federal food stamp program, known as SNAP.