Governor Ned Lamont

State Rep. Anne Dauphinais, R-Killingly, during a hearing in 2019.
Jessica Hill / Associated Press

A Connecticut lawmaker is standing by comments that compared Gov. Ned Lamont and his actions during the COVID-19 pandemic to Adolf Hitler.

A COVID-19 vaccine being prepared at the New York State drive-thru vaccination site at Plattsburgh International Airport.
Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Ninety-eight percent of state employees had complied with Governor Ned Lamont’s COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandate as of Thursday.

Craig LeMoult

Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and have agreed to share gun crime data to help prevent crime. The governors of the four states signed the agreement on Thursday.

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signs a law on August 2, 2021, at Naval Submarine Base New London in Groton that makes it easier for military spouses to get professional licenses.
Office of Governor Lamont

Many military service members get relocated to a new base every few years, causing headaches for military spouses with their own careers as they try to transfer their professional licenses. Some states, like Connecticut, are trying to streamline that process and ease the burden on working spouses.

Mohegan Sun suspends WNBA bets over potential conflict of interest

Oct 7, 2021
Rows of new sports betting kiosks at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn., await gamblers on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021.
Susan Haigh / Associated Press

The Mohegan Sun casino announced Monday that it has suspended wagering on the WNBA after questions were raised over a potential conflict in taking bets on the Connecticut Sun, a team also owned by the Mohegan Tribe.