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Port Authority investigated for paying $500K 'success fee'

Feb. 25, 2021 17:32 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Attorney General William Tong disclosed Thursday that his office is investigating the quasi-public Connecticut Port Authority and a more than $500,000 fee it paid to a consultant. The investigation involves the Port Authority's 2018...

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

Feb. 24, 2021 00:54 AM EST

The Biden administration has withdrawn government support for a federal lawsuit in Connecticut that seeks to ban transgender athletes from participating in girls' high school sports. Connecticut allows high school athletes to compete in sports according to their gender...

Prosecutor to finish term of state GOP chair who resigned

Feb. 23, 2021 11:52 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Republicans have chosen Sue Hatfield, a state prosecutor and vice chair of the state GOP, to finish the remainder of J.R. Romano's term as chairman, who had resigned. Members of the Connecticut Republican State Central Committee on...