CT Essential Politics – Thursday 02.09.12

Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs

Text Of Gov. Malloy’s State Of the State Address – Courant
Gov. Casts Himself As Ed Reformer – Mark Pazniokas, CT Mirror
Malloy: Slash Arts, Culture, Tourism – Ken Dixon, Hearst
High And Inside On Opening Day – Rick Green Courant
Malloy’s Big Ed Reform Day – Jonathan Pelto, Wait, What?
Speech Sends Strong Reform Message – Susan Bigelow, CTNJ
Malloy: Tenure Will Have To Be Earned – J.R. Thomas, CT Mirror
Malloy Joins Christie In Tackling Tenure – Bloomberg
Unions Unsettled By Tenure Reform – Megan & Altimari, Courant
Malloy Bravely Seizes Failing Schools Issue – Chris Powell, J-I
Murphy’s Line In The Sand – Don Pesci, Red Notes
Keep Eye On Pension Reform – Ray Hackett, Norwich Bulletin
Larson To Obama: Contraception Rule Needs Work – Politico
McMahon Slams Birth Control Policy – Brian Lockhart, Hearst
Fuming Over Unpassable Emissions Test – R. Thorson, Courant
Greenberg To Donovan: Return Lobbyist $ – B. Lockhart, Hearst
The Death Penalty: It’s Ugly – CT Murder Victims’ Families

Editorials

Malloy Targets Educational Mediocity – Courant
Money Must Not ‘Follow The Child’ – Stamford Advocate
Fiscal Honesty Key To Governor’s Vision – The Day
Malloy Proposes Essential Ed Reforms – New Haven Register
Dems Want To Raise Labor Costs Too Soon – Register Citizen
Leading The Way To More Futility – Republican American

Videos of the Day

WFSB: Gov. Malloy gives his annual state of the state address yesterday in the Capitol.

If you’re having trouble viewing the above video, click on the link below:

http://www.wfsb.com/story/16701791/gov-malloy-to-deliver-state-of-the-state-address

WTNH-News8: A report on the New Haven Independent’s recent controversial decision to disallow reader comments on its website.

If you’re having trouble viewing the above video, click on the link below:

http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/on_air/goodmorningct/buzz-no-more-commenting

Sunday Talk Show Line-up
Duby McDowell – The Laurel

This Week on Where We Live
John Dankosky – WNPR

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