CT Essential Politics – Friday 03.09.12

Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs

Lawmakers: Let’s Tax Weed – Hugh McQuaid, CTNJ
In Torrington, Tough Ed Questions For Malloy
 – Register Citizen
Fact And Fiction In Torrington – Jacqueline Thomas, CT Mirror
At Wesleyan, Scalia Greeted By Protest – S. Campbell, Courant
The Duty Of Opposing Scalia’s Corruption – Wesleyan Argus
Bed-Bug Bill Crawls Through Legislature – J. Adinolfi, CTNJ
Merrill: Hartford Will Hold Presidential Primary – Dennis House
Solyndra Refugees Take Shelter In CT – Yankee Institute
Windham: The Other School Takeover - Jon Pelto, Wait, What?
Teacher Survey Reveals Low Morale – Rick Green, Courant
Malloy: Conncessions Needed On NU-NSTAR Merger – Courant
Governor Dannel Rell – Don Pesci, Red Notes From A Blue State
Liquor Store Owners Remain Worried – R. Miller, News Times
Liquor Sales: Earth To Edith Prague – Carpet City Chronicle
Rep. Carter: Why We’re Paying Too Much For Gas – News Times
GOP Goes After Malloy’s Spending Cap – Ken Dixon, Hearst
BRAC: New London On Chopping Block? – A. Radelat, CT Mirror
Governor Can Get His Weekend Starbucks – Dennis House

Editorials

For Justice, Go With The Expensive Option – Rep-Am
‘Diversity’ On And Off The Menu
 – Fairfield Citizen
White Powder A Threat To Our Kids – Bristol Press
Why Should Taxpayers Pay For Primaries? – Courant

Video of the Day

NBC-CT: Lawmakers at the Capitol will debate the death penalty.

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http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/video/#!/news/top-stories/Lawmakers-to-Debate-Death-Penalty/140065483

Face The State: Flashback >> Host Dennis House looks back at frantic efforts to save the Hartford Whalers in 1997.

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http://www.wfsb.com/video?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=6806229

Sunday Talk Show Line-up
Duby McDowell – The Laurel

This Week on Where We Live
John Dankosky – WNPR

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