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U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Americans should demand the Senate take action on bills that have passed the Democratic-controlled House. She told a forum in New Haven over the weekend that the bills should not be allowed to become issues in the 2020 election campaigns.

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Longtime Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim faces a Democratic primary challenge Tuesday as he seeks a seventh term in office. 

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Democratic candidates for mayor of New Haven, Connecticut, faced off in a debate Friday on Yale’s campus to a packed room of more than 200 people.

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New Haven, Connecticut, finally has an agreement with its police union after three years without a contract. The tentative deal requires new officers to serve at least 25 years before they can retire. 

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The mayor of New Haven, Connecticut has issued an executive order that — unofficially — makes it a sanctuary city.