CT Essential Politics – Friday 01.20.12

Moody’s Downgrades CT Credit Rating
– Bloomberg News

Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs

Former Vernon Mayor Halts Senate Bid – Don Michak, J-I
Laws Stifle Release Of Employee Names
 – C. Stuart, CTNJ
CT GOP Sees Plus In Keystone Blockage – B. Lockhart, Hearst
SOPA Roils CT Washington Delegation – Ana Radelat, CT Mirror
Rep. DeLauro: ‘Throw Out’ SOPA
 – My Left Nutmeg
CT AG Jepsen Wants To Fine CL&P – CT Watchdog
Regents Approve Tuition Rise At Colleges – K. Megan, Courant
McKinney Blasts Dems Over Giuliano – Jon Lender, Courant
Malloy Nominates 6 For High Court – Christine Stuart, CTNJ
Date Set For Dem Senate Debate – R. Hackett, Norwich Bulletin
Jetsetters Malloy & Esty To Davos – Chris Keating, Courant
UConn Foundation Foots Davos Bill – Z. Janowski, Raising Hale
Davos At Odds With Malloy’s Mask? – K. Rennie, Daily Ructions
Now Boarding For Davos, Please! – Jonathan Pelto, Wait, What?
Smart Growth = Economic Development – T. Condon, Courant
West Haven DTC Melts Down In Chaos – A. Pinto, NH Register
CT Judicial Branch Joins Twitter – CT Law Blog
Dodd’s Debut With Hollywood A Flop – Politico


Gambling: How Government Soaks the Poor Rep-Am
First Step Toward Regional Government? – Stamford Adv.
Sharing Load For A Reliable Power Supply – Bristol Press
State Law On Police Staffing Falls Short – Norwich Bulletin

Videos of the Day:

WTNH-News8: Students at Connecticut’s four regional public universities and 12 community colleges will pay higher tuition and fees starting this fall under a plan that includes a hiring freeze on administrative positions.

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Face The State: Host Dennis House takes a look back at the first year of the administration of Gov. Lowell Weicker in January 1992.

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Sunday Talk Show Line-up
Duby McDowell – The Laurel

This Week on Where We Live
John Dankosky – WNPR

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