In the wake of the Newtown shooting, the March for Change rally sought to persuade state legislators to tighten gun laws.
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March for Change draws thousands to Hartford

February 15, 2013 • 0
Marking the two-month anniversary of the shooting in Newtown, a crowd of 5,500 gathered on the state Capitol to demonstrate for stricter gun laws.
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Post-Newtown, mental health services considered

February 8, 2013 • 0
Throughout the state, people have been asking the same question: Had the state’s mental health system been stronger, could the events at Newtown have been prevented?
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Governor unveils new budget

February 7, 2013 • 0
Gov. Dannel Malloy unveiled his biennial budget proposal for fiscal years 2014 and 2015 in a speech to the Connecticut General Assembly Wednesday afternoon.
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City youth face uphill battle

February 6, 2013 • 0
On Jan. 18, DataHaven released the results of the largest community well-being survey of its kind for New Haven and its surrounding suburbS.
Neil Heslin, whose son was killed in the December Newtown shooting, testified at a gun-control hearing Monday.
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State gun hearing draws thousands

January 29, 2013 • 0
More than a thousand people packed into the Capitol Building Monday to attend a legislative hearing addressing gun violence.
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Malloy seeks gender pay gap solution

January 25, 2013 • 0
Gov. Dannel Malloy announced the creation of a commission to address the gender pay gap in Connecticut in a press conference Wednesday afternoon.
Following their second inauguration, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden head toward the White House in the inaugural parade.
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Obama sworn in for second term

January 22, 2013 • 0
Barack Hussein Obama took the oath of office on Monday, publicly beginning his second term as president of the United States.
Following their second inauguration, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden head toward the White House in the inaugural parade.
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Tempered enthusiasm, yet high hopes

January 22, 2013 • 0
When President Barack Obama concluded his inaugural address, Joe Halloran grinned at his wife and let out a sigh of awe.
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Hispanic tapped to State Supreme Court

January 18, 2013 • 0
Judge Carmen Espinosa became the first Hispanic justice to be nominated to the Connecticut Supreme Court when Gov. Dannel Malloy announced her selection earlier this month.
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Bipartisan task force to tackle gun policy

January 16, 2013 • 0
Congressional leaders announced a joint legislative task force to propose policies aimed at preventing tragedies like the Newtown shooting.
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Malloy kickstarts legislative session

January 15, 2013 • 0
In the wake of the mass shooting that left 28 people dead in Newtown, Conn., state legislators and Gov. Dannel Malloy issued calls for unity on the opening day of the 2013 legislative session.
Yalies and New Haven residents gathered on the Green to commemorate the 27 lives lost during Friday's school shooting.
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Community mourns school shooting

December 15, 2012 • 0
Roughly 500 Yalies and New Haven residents gathered on the Green to commemorate the 27 lives lost in Friday's shooting.