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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. 

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Connecticut dairy farmers say they are experiencing a fifth consecutive year of depressed milk prices. They want the state to provide financial aid to keep their businesses afloat.

Larson Renews Call For Carbon Tax

Aug 13, 2019
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Connecticut Congressman John Larson has renewed his perennial call for the passage of a federal carbon tax to help combat climate change and pay for infrastructure development.